Board-Certified/Board Eligible Hematologist or Hematologist/Oncologist
Assistant / Associate Professor Position
with focus on Hematologic Malignancies
Are you a Board-Certified/Board Eligible Hematologist or Hematologist/Oncologist, who is interested in joining the rapidly expanding Division of Hematology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation at the University of Kentucky / Markey Cancer Center? We seek an academically focused clinician to join on Assistant or Associated Professor level with a focus on hematologic malignancies, who is enthusiastically committed to teaching, patient care, and patient-oriented research. Protected time for research and teaching activities will be provided commensurate with the applicant’s strengths and interests.
The University of Kentucky Medical Center is a premier research institution in the Commonwealth serving a wide geographic area, treating patients from throughout Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, and beyond, providing the opportunity for large practice growth with the Markey Cancer Center being the only NCI-designated Cancer Center in Kentucky. Additionally, we were recently ranked by U.S. New & World Report as the #1 hospital in Kentucky and the Markey Cancer Center was ranked in the top 50 in the nation.
In our Division of Hematology & BMT, our mission is to reduce cancer deaths through innovative research, dedicated patient care, and education. We provide access to highly specialized, comprehensive and personalized care, state of the art research and clinical trials. We have a FACT accredited BMT program performing 100+ autologous and allogeneic transplants each year. A strong basic science landscape at the University of Kentucky provides excellent opportunities for research collaborations.
The University of Kentucky offers excellent and comprehensive compensation based on rank and experiences plus outstanding benefits packages. It is located in Lexington, Kentucky, which offers excellent schools, outstanding neighborhoods within walking distance to the University, low cost of living, and is a great place to raise a family. Outdoor activities and national parks are easily accessible in close proximity, providing an excellent work – life balance.
Please submit your letter or email of interest and your current CV to the following:
Gerhard Hildebrandt, M.D., FACP
Professor and Chief
Division of Hematology/BMT,
Department of Internal Medicine 800 Rose Street,
Markey Cancer Center, CC404
Lexington, KY 40536-0093