Assistant/Associate Professor of Pathology Informatics

University of Kentucky
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
United States Kentucky Lexington



The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky, in Lexington, Kentucky is recruiting a bioinformatician with significant experience in Genomics and/or Pathology Informatics. The successful candidate would join an academic hospital-based clinical genomics laboratory practice and engage in an active collaborative research program appropriate to title series and rank. This potential open-rank position is available immediately and will remain open until the appropriate individual is recruited.

The Department is an integrated department of pathology with successful programs in anatomic and clinical pathology, a vibrant educational program for medical students, residents, and fellows as well as a nationally recognized research program in neuropathology. The Department maintains research affiliations with the Markey Cancer Center and Institute for Biomedical Informatics. There is a strong institutional commitment to maintain and enhance research and clinical excellence within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

This position affords an excellent career opportunity in a vibrant and growing academic healthcare center with six healthcare colleges located in a family-friendly dynamic small city with excellent schools, housing, cultural opportunities and outdoor activities.

Upon offer of employment, successful applicants for certain positions must pass a pre-employment drug screen and undergo a national background check as required by University of Kentucky Human Resources.

Applicants should submit a formal application through the University of Kentucky website at the link and include an up to date curriculum vitae and letter of interest summarizing service and teaching philosophy as well as a brief statement of potential clinical research goals. Please direct any questions regarding this position to:

C. Darrell Jennings, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Kentucky Medical Center
800 Rose Street, Room MS119
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
Tel: (859)-257-1446
Fax: (859) 257-7572

University of Kentucky Medical Center is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer


MD, DO, PhD or equivalent

Start date

July 01, 2021

How to Apply

Applicants must apply directly through the University of Kentucky Human Resources site:


C. Darrell Jennings, MD