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Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Requisition Number FE01166
Working Title
Department Name 7H363:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - PULMONAR
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education

MD or Equivalent Degree

Required Related Experience

Completion of residency and pulmonary/critical care fellowship

Required License/Registration/Certification

Ky Medical License with 30 days of employment
Board certified in Internal Medicine
Board eligible in Pulmonary/Critical Care medicine

Job Summary

The clinical faculty for Internal Medicine will primarily provide hospital-based clinical services for patients cared for at Chandler and Good Samaritan Hospitals and the Hospital Medicine division’s clinical practice at the University of Kentucky Health Enterprise.

Clinical service responsibilities will be divided among assignments caring for the critically ill in our Medical Intensive Care units (MICU) in the UK HealthCare hospitals, and managing patients in outpatient clinics and could include outreach hospitals. This position will be involved with teaching pulmonary fellows, residents and students during consult service, and in-patient services and participation in the Department’s courses for medical students.

The individual will be expected to be an active participant and leader of division and department clinical activities, as well as to serve on clinical committees that enhance the care of patients and operation of the clinical practice.

Please include an updated curriculum vitae when submitting your application. 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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter