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Assistant Professor

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant Professor
Requisition Number FE02887
Working Title
Department Name 7H859:ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education
Mid to Senior Level PhD
Required Related Experience
  • Expertise and experience in the areas of bone biology, cartilage biology, material testing, tissue engineering, and/or advanced imaging analysis
  • A strong publication record in the last 5 years as senior or primary author 
  • Experience with or worked in as part of an interdisciplinary research teams to develop basic science and translational research agendas
  • Experience with extramural grant writing
  • Strong organizational, oral and written communication skills
Required License/Registration/Certification
NA
Job Summary
Position Description
The faculty member will be responsible for leading an interdisciplinary musculoskeletal patient based clinical research program while facilitating external funding and scholarly productivity through publications and abstracts. In addition, this position will serve as a mentor for graduate
students, fellows and residents as it pertains to clinical studies.  Please include a CV 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
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience
PhD
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 opportunities. 

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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Posted: 2022-03-16 Expires: 2022-06-17

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