Requisition Number: FE03555
Endocrinology Research Faculty
Department Name: 7H357:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS – ENDOCRIN
Work Location: Lexington, KY
Type of Position: Faculty
Tenure Track Status
Required Education: MD, PhD, MD/PhD or equivalent degree
Required Related Experience: Research experience in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Faculty member will be expected to conduct innovative, rigorous, grant funded research and engage in scholarly activities (peer reviewed publications, presentations, etc.). Faculty member also will contribute to undergraduate teaching and training of UK medical students and research training of UK graduate students and postdoctoral scholars associated with the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, including mentorship programs, courses, workshops, and supervised research. Faculty member also are expected to engage in broader research and training initiatives across all 16 Colleges of the University of Kentucky, including Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Public Health, Pharmacy, Nursing, Communication and Information Sciences, Health Sciences, etc. These initiatives include grant consultation and review; a dynamic speaker series and other enriching events like our annual UK Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center Symposium.
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.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: No
Open Until Filled
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How to apply
Please include Curriculum Vita along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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