The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky is recruiting a board certified anatomic/clinical pathologist with fellowship training in hematopathology. The primary responsibilities of this individual are to provide clinical services in hematopathology and surgical pathology sign out and laboratory directorship of the flow cytometry and hematology laboratory. The successful candidate would join an academic hospital-based practice and engage primarily in clinical service at UK Medical Center with additional teaching duties. This open-rank position is available immediately and will remain open until the appropriate individual is recruited.
The department (http://pathology.med.uky.edu/) is an integrated department of pathology with successful programs in anatomic and clinical pathology, a vibrant educational program for medical students, residents and fellows as well as a nationally recognized research program in neuropathology and research affiliations with the Markey Cancer Center. There is a strong institutional commitment to maintain and enhance research and clinical excellence within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
This position affords an excellent career opportunity in a vibrant and growing academic healthcare center with six healthcare colleges. The university is located in Lexington, Kentucky, a family-friendly dynamic medium-sized city with excellent schools, housing, cultural opportunities and outdoor activities (http://www.visitlex.com/).
Applicants should submit a formal application and include an up to date curriculum vitae and letter of interest summarizing service and teaching philosophy as well as a brief statement of potential clinical research goals. Please direct any questions regarding this position to:
C. Darrell Jennings, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Kentucky Medical Center
800 Rose Street, Room MS119
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
Fax: (859) 257-7572
Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.