The Department of Neurosurgery is seeking an Assistant, Associate, Professor to design, conduct and interpret original research related to neurosurgery. The faculty member in this position will report directly to the Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery. Requirements of the position include developing an independent research program while working as part of a research group on neurosurgical related research. This position will also maintain experimental records, protocols, and analyses, maintain productivity in research and compete successfully for extramural funding, as well as supervise laboratory technicians and other personnel in carrying out laboratory procedures and experimental studies. 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.