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 a Headache Fellow to support the Department. The faculty member in this position will report to the Director of the Headache 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.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
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 relationships.