The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky is recruiting a board certified AP/CP or CP pathologist with additional certification/training in transfusion medicine as the Section Director of Transfusion Medicine. The successful candidate would join an academic hospital-based practice with 3 additional Transfusion Medicine faculty and engage in clinical service, collaborative research and teaching duties. Experience in the areas of coagulation and/or hematology is desirable. At least 3 years of post-fellowship experience is preferred.
The department ( http://www.mc.uky.edu/pathology/http://www.mc.uky.edu/pathology/) is an integrated Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine with successful programs in anatomic and clinical pathology, a vibrant educational program for medical students, residents and fellows as well as 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/http://www.visitlex.com/).
Please include a curriculum vitae and cover letter when submitting your application.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption.