The University of Kentucky, Department of Otolaryngology seeks an individual to be part of our team of nine audiologists to provide exceptional patient care in beautiful Lexington, Kentucky. This is an outstanding opportunity to work with a busy multi-specialty team of audiologists and otolaryngologists.
The ideal candidate should have a strong clinical background and would provide all aspects of audiology in both pediatric and adult populations. Strong diagnostic skills are required. In addition, candidates must have experience with hearing aid dispensing. Candidates should be comfortable working in a fast-paced, challenging and collaborative environment. Preference will be given to individuals with vestibular and/or cochlear implant experience. This is a full time position.
We offer a competitive base salary, CEU allowance, paid licensure, health insurance, retirement with employer match, and paid vacation time. We are housed in a new clinical space with state of the art facilities and equipment.
AuD or PhD
The successful candidate must be licensed in (or able to be licensed) in the State of Kentucky for both audiology and hearing instrument specialists.
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.
About University of Kentucky
UK HealthCare is committed to the pillars of academic health care—research, education and clinical care. Dedicated to the health of the people of Kentucky, we will provide the most advanced patient care and serve as an information resource. We will strengthen local health care and improve the delivery system by partnering with community hospitals and physicians. We will support the organization’s education and research needs by offering cutting edge services on par with the nation’s best providers.
The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery is a progressive, expanding specialty that addresses a wide variety of medical and surgical disorders affecting the ear, nose, and throat. Our department features highly-skilled faculty members with specialized training in all aspects of our field. This includes general otolaryngology; otology, neurotology, and skull base surgery; nasal and sinus surgery; allergy and immunology; facial plastic surgery; head and neck cancer surgery; laryngology and bronchoesophagology; pediatric otolaryngology; maxillofacial trauma surgery; audiology; and speech-language pathology. We take pride in providing outstanding patient care within an atmosphere that fosters both resident education and research activities.