University of Virginia Assistant or Associate Professor of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia

Posting Summary:

The Department of Medicine's Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia seeks qualified Geriatric physicians for tenure ineligible Assistant or Associate Professor positions focused on clinical practice within affiliated life care communities in Charlottesville, VA. Responsibilities include clinical patient care, quality assessment and practice improvement, as well as medical education of Geriatric Medicine fellows, residents, and medical students in both the classroom and clinical settings. Leadership opportunities include Medical Directorship of Nursing Home and Assisted Living facilities at the Colonnades, a Sunrise Senior Living Community, which includes independent, assisted-living, skilled nursing, and long-term care residents.

Candidates for positions must be board-certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Board eligibility or board certification in Geriatrics by appointment start date is required. Special consideration may be given to candidates who are Certified Medical Directors or have previous leadership or administrative experience. 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.

The Charlottesville and Central Virginia area offers an outstanding community 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, D.C., the coastal regions of Virginia and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

This posting will remain open until filled.

To apply for this tenure-ineligible position, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0619462. 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 including active participation in clinical research and outstanding teaching.

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Christina Hamill via email at cfm9c@virginia.edu or via telephone at (434) 924-1590.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Employment Conditions for Faculty

U.Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

EO/AA Statement:

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Rank: Assistant/Associate Professor

Required Applicant Documents: CV / ResumeCover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone

Department: Department of Medicine, General Medicine

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Posting Date: 09-04-2016

Location: Charlottesville

Employment Posting Category: Faculty

E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=79980

Appointment Type: Teaching and Research

Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: No Response

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Posting for UVA Employees Only: No Response

Area of Interest: No Response

Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting): Candidate Profile

Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: No Response

Posting Number: 0619462

Tenure Status: Tenure Ineligible, w/o Expectation of Continued Employment

Organization (Position Organization): 40760 MD-INMD Gen, Geri, Pall, Hosp

Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: No Response

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Working Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Medicine

Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: No Response