Posting Summary: The Department of Pediatrics' Division of General Pediatrics at the University of Virginia and University of Virginia Children's Hospital seeks candidates for a part-time pediatric hospitalist. Full-time pediatric hospitalists who have salary support for research or other activities are also encouraged to apply. Salary, rank, and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Candidates must have an MD or DO degree, be board-certified in pediatrics, and plan to seek board certification in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. The incumbent will see patients and mentor trainees on our Pediatric Hospital Medicine services. All hospitalist faculty share call and weekend/holiday coverage. The ideal candidate will embrace the missions of academic medicine by possessing a passion for patient care, demonstrated teaching skills, and an interest in scholarly efforts. Our faculty currently are engaged in substantive projects in the areas of patient safety, quality improvement, medical education, complex care, global health, and community advocacy. Our Pediatric Hospital Medicine Service is a traditional teaching model in which residents care for all patients. Overnight in-house call is not required; night call is taken by phone from home.
The University of Virginia Medical Center and Children's Hospital are located in the midst of the main university grounds of the University of Virginia. The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The UVA Children's Hospital is teritiary care center serving patients across Virginia. We are a children's hospital within a hospital, with a complete array of Pediatric sub-specialty services. We are nationally ranked by US News and World Report.
The Division of General Pediatrics is currently comprised of 32 full and part-time pediatricians. The Division has outstanding collaborative working relationships with other pediatric sub-specialists, our surgical colleagues and our colleagues in adult medicine.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0622069 or visit: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=83184. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
Position will remain open to applications until filled.
For additional information about the position please contact: Lynn McDaniel, MD, Medical Director, Pediatric Hospital Medicine, via email at email@example.com.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact Greg Haskins at firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone at (434) 924-2963.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with a disability are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.