The University of Kentucky College of Medicine invites applications and seeks nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. The successful candidate will also serve as a faculty member within the Allergy division of Pediatrics. The primary responsibilities of this position are to provide quality cost-effective care to children with allergy and immunology disorders and diseases at the Kentucky Children's Hospital and the Kentucky Clinic. In addition, the faculty member will participate in the education of our students, residents and extended medical community. The faculty member recruited to this position will develop clinical investigations/projects i n a selected area of clinical Allergy Immunology.
The faculty member will be involved in medical student and resident programs. Excellent opportunities for research are available.
To apply, please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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.