Assistant Professor in Research in Family Medicine
Assistant Professor in Research in Family MedicineRequisition Number:
7H460:FAMILY AND COMMUNITY MEDICINEWork Location:
Lexington, KYType of Position:
FacultyPosition Time Status :
Full-TimeTenure Track Status:
Non-Tenure TrackRequired Education:
A doctoral degree in Behavioral Sciences, Medicine, Translational Basic Science, Public Health, Social Sciences, Communication, Health Services Research, Bioinformatics, Health Sciences, or other related fields.Required Related Experience:
Training and experience in intervention, dissemination, and implementation science is desired.Required License/Registration/Certification:
The Department of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine is seeking distinguished research faculty, 12 month position. The successful candidate will be offered an opportunity to contribute to a dynamic, productive research agenda that aims to make an impact.
Our department seeks an individual who will conduct innovative, rigorous, grant funded research and engage in scholarly activities (peer reviewed publications, presentations, etc.).
The University of Kentucky is one of only eight institutions in the nation with established schools in Agriculture, Engineering, Medicine, and Pharmacy on a single, contiguous campus. Research faculty members will therefore be given the opportunity to engage in broader research and training initiatives across all colleges of the University of Kentucky, including Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Public Health, Nursing, Communication and Information Sciences, Health Sciences, etc. These initiatives include grant consultation and review; a dynamic speaker series and other enriching events; pilot project competitions; and outreach to the lay public.
To apply, please include a CV. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.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.