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Tenure Track Faculty Position in Health Services Research
Behavioral Science

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY
The Department of Behavioral Science, located within the College of Medicine at the University of Kentucky, is seeking applicants for a newly established full-time, tenure-track position at the Associate and Full Professor rank; salary will be commensurate with the rank. Successful candidates must have completed advanced degrees (e.g., Ph.D.) and established programs of funded health services research, outcomes research or translational research. The University of Kentucky has growing programs of health outcomes and health services research among its Colleges (Medicine, Public Health, Pharmacy) and Centers (Center for Clinical & Translational Science, with biostatistics, biomedical informatics and community engagement functions; Cancer, Aging, Prevention Research, and Drug and Alcohol Research). Other university resources include the Center of Excellence in Rural Health; the Kentucky Ambulatory Network; the Center for Poverty Research; and many more. With increasing opportunities for collaboration throughout the University, health services research comprises a major research initiative.
The Department of Behavioral Science is a multidisciplinary, basic science department within the College of Medicine with a tradition of collaboration among various centers and departments. The University is located in Central Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region. Lexington is a community of approximately 330,000 with excellent schools, diverse business and industry, and a variety of cultural and recreational opportunities. Information about the Department of Behavioral Science is available at
http://www.mc.uky.edu/behavioralscience. Additional information can be obtained by e-mail from TK Logan, Ph.D. tklogan@uky.edu.
Interested applicants should submit: (1) a current curriculum vitae, (2) a letter of application outlining their research and interest in the position, and (3) three letters of recommendation to: Search Committee (c/o Cynthia Campbell), Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536-0086. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and undergo a pre-employment national background check as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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