The Division of General Surgery, Section of Trauma Surgery, at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine is seeking a fellowship-trained board eligible/board certified trauma surgeon for a six month assignment as a temporary faculty member. The candidate must have successfully completed an accredited general surgery residency program and a Trauma/Critical Care surgical fellowship.
The candidate must be committed to teaching, scholarly activity, and excellence in clinical care. The trauma surgery program services the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center and the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center.
Please include a CV along with application.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
M.D or equivalent
Required Related Experience:
Completion of residency and a Critical Care/ Trauma Fellowship
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Board Eligible/Board Certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care/Trauma
Current, or eligibility to obtain, medical licensure in the state of Kentucky
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.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.