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Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Bariatric Surgery

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Bariatric Surgery
Requisition Number FE02244
Working Title
Department Name 7H850:SURGERY/GENERAL
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
Required Education

M.D or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Completion of residency training in General Surgery

Completion of fellowship training in bariatrics or minimally invasive surgery

Required License/Registration/Certification

Board Eligible/Board Certified in General Surgery

Medical licensure within state of Kentucky, or eligibility to obtain licensure

Job Summary

University of Kentucky Healthcare is seeking a bariatric surgeon to assist with the clinical development of a bariatrics program and practice at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop, and maintain clinical services.

Specific responsibilities will include: direct patient care, serving as an attending physician on the bariatric service, and supervise students and residents assigned to the General Surgery bariatric service as specified by the department chair. This position will also serve on applicable University hospital and College of Medicine committees as assigned, and participate in outreach activities for the Department of General Surgery.

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

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Demonstrated ability in direct patient care, and demonstrated ability in clinical teaching

Ability to relate with internal and external constituencies of the Medical Center involved in related disciplines

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posted: 2019-12-27 Expires: 2020-04-27

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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