The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Kentucky, is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible physician to join the General Obstetrics-Gynecology Division for a full-time faculty position in Lexington, KY. Responsibilities of this position include inpatient and outpatient case management, gynecological surgery, labor and delivery coverage, and participation in teaching activities with residents, interns and medical students. Development and participation in research activities and involvement in hospital and university committees is strongly encouraged.
Special interest in such as Comprehensive Women's Health, Maternity Care, midlife health, or pediatric and adolescent gynecology is sought. Experience in teaching and supervising medical students and resident physicians is desirable. Applicants should also have an interest in clinical care and research. A competitive salary and benefits package is being offered.
Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience
Preferred experience in teaching and supervising medical students preferred
Deadline to Apply Open Until Filled Yes University Community of Inclusion
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