The Department of Medicine’s Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia (UVa) seeks candidates for an Associate Professor, tenure-eligible faculty position in a well-established outpatient clinic located in Charlottesville, VA.
University Medical Associates serves as the continuity practice for all 100 Department of Medicine (DOM) medical residents. The largest of the division’s primary care practices, UMA is located on the main grounds of the UVA Health System. UMA has three missions. First is to provide excellent and compassionate care to all our patients, especially those who cannot access care elsewhere. Second, to provide exceptional training in ambulatory medicine for the health care work force of the future. Third, to be a leader in UVA’s process of change that strives to improve health care delivery for all.
Responsibilities will include outpatient clinical practice as well as supervision and teaching of medical students and residents. In addition, attending on the general medicine inpatient unit at the University of Virginia Health System two to four weeks per year may be an option for the interested physician. Candidates must have an MD or DO, and be board-elgible/board-certified in Internal Medicine, and be committed to providing excellent patient care.
The Charlottesville and Central Virginia area offers an outstanding location for both personal and professional activities. A strong sense of community exists in the region, along with excellent educational systems for adults and children. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is consistently listed among the top cities in national rankings of the most desirable places to live. It offers a thriving community in the arts, highlighted by literary, film, theatrical, and historical festivals. It is an excellent place to live and work. The city is within easy driving distance of Washington, DC and the coastal regions of Virginia, and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Job will remain open until filled.
To apply for the position, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number R0031597. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. The tenure ineligible faculty position is designed for physicians focused on quality care, active clinical research, and teaching participation. Tenure-ineligible positions may qualify to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with the School of Medicine promotion and tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
For further information regarding the application process, don’t hesitate to contact Jessica Proffitt via email at [email protected] or via telephone at (434) 243-7306.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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