Assistant, Associate or Professor in Cardiovascular and Thoracic RadiologyRequisition Number:
Lexington, KYType of Position:
FacultyPosition Time Status :
Full-TimeTenure Track Status:
Non-Tenure TrackRequired Education:
MD degree or equivalentRequired Related Experience:
Completion of Radiology residency and fellowshipRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Board certified or eligible by the American Board of Radiology
Must obtain Kentucky medical license upon appointment and maintain throughout the term of the appointment.
Must be appropriately credentialed and accepted as a member of the active staff at the University Chandler and Good Samaritan Hospitals, Kentucky Clinic and other sites deemed necessary by the Chair of Radiology.Job Summary:
The University of Kentucky’s College of Medicine is currently seeking an exceptional full-time Radiologist at open-rank, in the Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Radiology. The Division is a group of dedicated cardiothoracic radiologists who specialize in all aspects of cardiac, vascular and thoracic disorders. Thoracic disease expertise includes interstitial lung disease, pulmonary infections, thoracic malignancies, occupational lung disorders, and smoking related lung injuries. Cardiac and vascular disease expertise includes ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathies, pediatric and adult congenital heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, and noninvasive evaluation of thoracic and abdominal endoluminal graft repairs. The division provides a full range of diagnostic examinations for UK HealthCare and its satellite centers, including inpatient and outpatient chest radiography, chest CT, cardiac CT and MR, and vascular CT and MR.
The cardiothoracic radiologists at the University of Kentucky are recognized experts in cardiothoracic and vascular imaging with an active consultation service and close working relationships with the clinical services of UK HealthCare including pulmonary and critical care medicine, thoracic and general oncology, thoracic surgery, radiation oncology, cardiology, general medicine and infectious disease. The division takes part in numerous multidisciplinary conferences ranging from thoracic oncology to pediatric congenital heart disease. The division provides dedicated teaching to medical students, residents, and fellows. This position will not be expected to perform any IR procedures or interpret any cardiovascular imaging.
Please include along with application a current curriculum vitae as well as a letter summarizing relevant experiences in leadership, administration, education, and research (upload under Cover Letter).
Application review will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.
For more information, please contact:Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
M. Elizabeth Oates, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiology
University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center
800 Rose Street, HX-307B
Lexington, KY 40536-0293
Email: [email protected]
Clinical experience and strong record of demonstrated leadership is expected.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
NoOpen Until Filled:
YesUniversity 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.