14 days old
2018-06-112018-08-06

Internal Medicine and Primary Care - Lexington, KY

University of Kentucky College of Medici
Lexington, Kentucky 40536
  • Job Code
    38236
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine

University of Kentucky

The Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky seeks candidates for the position of Chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine. The division is poised to achieve regional and national recognition in clinical care delivery and medical education with opportunity to build a robust research program focused on the care of medically complex patients. Our department benefits from serving an integral role in a vibrant and robust health care enterprise, UK HealthCare, which brings state-of-the-art facilities and technology to our Lexington, Kentucky campus as we move toward our goal of becoming a top 20 medical center. UK HealthCare ranks in the top quartile of academic medical centers with service volume per year greater than 1 million outpatient visits and more than 40,000 hospital discharges with an annual operating budget of approximately $2 billion. Lexington, Horse Capitol of the world, is located in the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky.

Responsibilities of the chief include a combination of administrative, clinical, research, and educational duties pertinent to background and experience. Applicants must have an MD or equivalent degree and have demonstrated excellent qualifications in education and research. Additional training with a master's degree in public health, research, education, health administration, or business is desired, but not required.

It is anticipated that the successful candidate will be appointed as an associate or full professor.

The Division of General Internal Medicine must lead our growing robust outpatient academic practice and promote the development of expertise in medical education, complex care, quality and safety, and health services research. Candidates should have excellent skills and experience in leadership, education and research to further advance the success of our clinical and academic programs.

We seek candidates who exemplify the Living DIReCT values of UK HealthCare - Diversity, Innovation, Respect, Compassion, and Teamwork.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:

Mark V. Williams, MD

Chair, Search Committee for Chief of General Internal Medicine

Professor & Vice Chair

Department of Internal Medicine

University of Kentucky

740 South Limestone Street

Room J525, Kentucky Clinic

Lexington, KY 40536

mark.will@uky.edu

The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from minorities and women. Upon offer of employment, successful applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and undergo a national background check as required by University of Kentucky Human Resources.


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