Clinical Psychologist in Gastroenterology

Clinical Psychologist in Gastroenterology

locationFayette County, Lexington, KY, USA
PublishedPublished: 2/2/2024
Full Time

Job Title
Clinical Psychologist in Gastroenterology

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Tenure Track Status
Tenure Track

Required Education


Required Related Experience

Experience counseling addiction patients and research experience. Candidate should be well versed in grant writing and performing clinical trial and/or bench research.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Must have the requisite credentials for licensure as a psychologist with Health Service Provider designation in Kentucky

Job Summary

The primary responsibility of this individual is to provide ambulatory psychotherapy and/or psychological testing for the Division of Gastroenterology and to conduct research activities related to psychiatry and addiction medicine through collaboration with physicians, therapists and other healthcare workers. This individual will provide critical mentorship and instruction to the residents with whom they practice. This faculty member will also provide clinical teaching and advising to
medical students and trainees in other departments throughout the College of Medicine. The
individual will be expected to be an active participant in the activities of and leader in the Division of Gastroenterology such as grand rounds, morning report, noon conferences, educational conferences, as well as serve on clinical committees that enhance the care of patients and operation of the clinical practice.

Please include an updated CV when applying to the position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Deadline to Apply

Open Until Filled

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.