Posting Summary: The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine (MFM) at the University of Virginia, seeks applicants to become Program Director for our MFM Fellowship Program. The successful applicant will be tenure-eligible and will need to meet criteria for program directorship as specified by the ACGME, including being 5 years removed from completion of fellowship and having on-going research projects. ABMS board certification (or be an active candidate) or equivalent (e.g. Royal College) are also required.
The successful applicant will join an academic MFM division of four which has a strong commitment to clinical care, education, and research. Rank, tenure status, and compensation are dependent upon qualifications. A major commitment to teaching, clinical service, and scholarship is essential. The Department has an active and diverse high-risk prenatal service, both in-patient and out-patient, that provides an excellent source for clinical research material as well as provides a full range of clinical and prenatal diagnosis services. The Department also has access to outstanding resources for research, including basic science laboratories.
The University of Virginia is the sole tertiary-care referral center for Central Virginia and our continued growth in clinical volume allows the opportunity for faculty expansion. Our Labor and Delivery is ranked in the top 1% by the Leapfrog Group of all labor and delivery units in the US, reflecting our commitment to providing the highest quality perinatal care. The University of Virginia Hospital was recently ranked #1 among hospitals in Virginia by the US News and World Report for the second consecutive year.
The University of Virginia is in Charlottesville, a cultured, cosmopolitan community with a charming, small-town feel. Located in a beautiful setting surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, the region is home to several historical places of interest. We are ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0622615. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, letter of research interest, and contact information for three references. Positions will remain open to applications until filled.
For additional information related to the position, please contact Donald J. Dudley, MD, Professor and Director, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (210) 287-6102. For further information about the application process, please contact Christi Maguire via email at email@example.com.
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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About University of Virginia
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 benefits 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.