Job Title Instructor in Neurology
Requisition Number FE03033
Working Title NIR Fellow
Department Name 7H852:NEUROLOGY
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track
M.D., D.O. or equivalent degree
Required Related Experience
Evidence of appropriate research training and/or equivalent experience in
Neurology or related disciplines. This training/experience should be of an
adequate type and duration to prepare the individual for development of an
independent research program.
License to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky. Must obtain Kentucky
medical licensure before appointment.
Board-certified or board-eligible in Neurology
The Department of Neurology is recruiting for an NIR Fellow to support the
Department. The faculty member in this position will report to the Director of
the NIR Fellowship and the Chairman of the Department of Neurology.
The primary responsibilities for this position will be: participate in
clinical teaching activities and provide direct or consultative neurological
care for patients (adults and/or children) with neurological illness in
outpatient and/or outreach clinics as negotiated with the Department Chair. In
addition, this position will attend on the Neurology (adult and/or
pediatric) inpatient ward and/or consultative services and/or provide
coverage for other faculty, and acquire and improve skills in research and
teaching pertinent to future leadership roles in Academic Medicine.
Please include a CV along with 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. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization
can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Demonstrated proficiency in patient care, teaching, communication skills, and
time management skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage complex tasks and work well with
multidisciplinary professionals in varied organizational and community
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
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
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.
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The College of Medicine seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, student, and colleague we encounter. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the College of Medicine values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
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. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted. I understand that I will be obligated to comply with the COVID-19 vaccination or exemption requirement prior to starting employment at the University of Kentucky.
Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
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A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
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