Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Nephrology

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Job description

Requisition Number: FE02586

Working Title
Nephrology Transplant Physician

Department Name: 7H362:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS – NEPHROLO

Work Location: Lexington, KY

Type of Position: Faculty

Tenure Track Status
Non-Tenure Track

Required Education: MD degree or equivalent

Required Related Experience: Residency and fellowship training experience. Completion of fellowship training in Nephrology before employment

Required License/Registration/Certification

Ky Medical License within 30 days of appointment

Job Summary

The Division of Nephrology, Bone and Mineral Metabolism is seeking a faculty member to provide additional coverage for our growing practices in Kentucky. The Division encompasses faculty who have a wide range of clinical and research interests, who provide care in all aspects of clinical nephrology, transplantation, hypertension, osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases. In addition, we serve as a national and international reference for bone histomorphometric analyses. Duties of this position will include:

  • Provide clinical care for patients while supervising residents in ambulatory and hospital-based settings.
  • Participate in clinical teaching activities within the Division of Nephrology, as negotiated between the Division Chief and the individual faculty member. These activities may include instruction of students, residents and fellows in ambulatory and inpatient clinical settings, as well as instruction in lectures, seminars and clinical conferences.
  • Support the clinical research mission of the Division through various roles including development and supervision of clinical protocols, accrual of patients to clinical trials, and participation in regulatory oversight programs for clinical research.
  • Represent the University of Kentucky in a professional manner as an active member of the medical staff. These responsibilities include active participation in medical staff affairs; adherence to evidence based practice standards; and a strong commitment to high standards of customer service.
  • Serve on appropriate Division, Department, University, Hospital and College committees as assigned by the Division Chief.

Please include a curriculum vita along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: No

Open Until Filled
Yes

How to apply

Apply online

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