Assistant Professor in Pulmonary Disease Research

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleAssistant Professor in Pulmonary Disease ResearchRequisition NumberFE02122Working TitleDepartment Name7H363:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - PULMONARWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusNon-Tenure TrackRequired Education

PharmD Degree

Required Related Experience

Evidence of knowledge and experience with methodological techniques to collect, analyze and interpret scientific data as part of research studies.

Evidence of knowledge and experience with writing research articles and extramural grants.

Evidence of appropriate research training in the area of animal models of disease with emphasis on inflammation.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed to practice pharmacy in the state of Kentucky, or eligibility for licensure

Job Summary

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine in collaboration with the Department of Pharmacy Services in UKHealthCare is seeking a faculty member with expertise in the area of lung disease research. This position will provide leadership and expertise in pulmonary research, and development programs in the Department of Internal Medicine. This individual will work with faculty members and with federal agencies to enhance the ability of the University of Kentucky and the Commonwealth to respond to the national goals in this important therapeutic area.

Additional responsibilities will include: teaching as appropriate, contributing to courses within the pharmacy graduate and professional program in the area of lung disease and critical care; research activities including working with federal agencies such as the Department of Health and Human Services, Veterans Affairs and private organizations. Service activities will include but not limited to working in the specified practice setting involving the Specialty Pharmacy areas within the enterprise; provide leadership when appropriate on University, College and Division of Pulmonary committees.

Please include a CV along with application.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to Apply10/22/2019Open Until FilledNoUniversity Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Academic Keys
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter




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Posted: 10/16/2019
Application Due: 10/26/2019
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