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Assistant, Associate, or Professor of General Pediatrics

Assistant, Associate, or Professor of General Pediatrics

locationFayette County, Lexington, KY, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/18/2023
Full Time

Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor of General Pediatrics

Requisition Number
FE03596

Working Title

Department Name
7H657:PEDIATRICS - GENERAL

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Tenure Track Status
Non-Tenure Track

Required Education

MD, DO, or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Minimum residency training of three years in Pediatrics

Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligible for or licensed to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky

Eligible for certification, or certified by, the American Board of Pediatrics

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky is seeking a faculty member to provide General Pediatric services at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Kentucky Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Primary Care at Maxwell Clinic and the department of Pediatrics. This position will be responsible for providing clinical services in the clinics. In addition, this position will provide teaching services with resident training.

The faculty member will also collaborate with care reports, as well as participate in professional development activities such as regional, state, and national meetings.

The Kentucky Children’s Hospital has Eastern and Central Kentucky’s only Level I pediatric trauma center, Level IV newborn (neonatal) intensive care unit and pediatric intensive care unit. In addition, this facility houses more than 30 advanced sub-specialty programs, such as pediatric oncology and pediatric surgery.

To apply, please include a CV and Cover Letter along with application. Rank will be determined based on qualifications for the position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Deadline to Apply

Open Until Filled
Yes

University 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.