The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is seeking outstanding candidates for the position of faculty in the Department of Radiation Medicine. The Department benefits from a large clinical volume, a well-respected residency program, committed faculty members, and its integral association with a vibrant and robust healthcare enterprise. UK HealthCare has embarked on an aggressive building program that will bring state-of-the-art facilities and technology to our campus as we move toward our goal of becoming a top 20 medical center.
Radiation Medicine will break ground on an expanded, state of the art facility in January 2018 . Currently, the Department provides the entire range of radiation oncology services, including IMRT, Gamma Knife and body radiosurgery, high and low dose-rate brachytherapy, TBI and total skin electron irradiation, etc. The Department also provides radiation oncology services at a satellite location.
Successful candidates will be essential to enhancing basic and clinical research within the department. This tenure-track position will maintain and expand the current research activities of the department, dividing time between patient treatment and research activities. Minimum qualifications for the position include a M.D. and ABR eligibility or board certification in radiation oncology.
This position offers an excellent and comprehensive compensation and benefits package. Rank will be determined based on qualifications for the position.
Lexington, Kentucky, the horse capital of the USA, is located in the beautiful Bluegrass region of Kentucky. The Medical Center is on the campus of the University, and the city is a wonderful combination of college town sophistication, natural beauty, and southern hospitality.
Applicants should include a CV and cover letter. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.
Questions regarding the position may be directed to: Marcus E. Randall, MD, FACR, FASTRO Chair, Department of Radiation Medicine University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center 800 Rose Street Lexington, Kentucky 40536 Email: email@example.com
Demonstrate superior work ethic, and availability on short notice are needed for this position.
Experience and competence in programming using modern workstations
Position Time Status: Full-Time
MD/DO degree or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completed residency in Radiation Medicine.
Demonstrated potential for excellence as a teacher and clinician with evidence of high professional status and potential for local/state recognition.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Certification or eligibility by the American Board of Radiation Oncology.
Eligible for or licensed to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Experience with quality assurance and treatment planning preferred.
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.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.