Posting Summary: The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for multiple tenure-ineligible clinical Instructor positions for the July, 2017-June, 2018 recruitment year. This one-year post-graduate regional program is designed to give advanced clinical, technical, and research training in the field of regional anesthesia. This training opportunity is held in one of the premier academic communities in the country. Locations will include the University of Virginia Medical Center and the Outpatient Surgical Center. The University of Virginia performs more than 5,000 peripheral nerve blocks and catheters annually. Clinical work will be comprised of 80% fellow and 20% faculty position. Additional time will be allocated to research endeavors and conference attendance. In addition, you will be eligible to participate in our quarterly incentive program which is a payment for covering Friday or Saturday night call or the Saturday elective schedule.
Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and have completed a residency in Anesthesiology. The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals."
The UVa Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, a two hours' drive from Washington D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic cultural and social events.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu/and search on posting number 0618248. Complete a Candidate Profile online; attach a CV and cover letter. Also please attach a copy of your USMLE scores and two letters of recommendation. The position will remain open until filled.
For additional information about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Ashley Shilling, M.D., Associate Professor & Fellowship Director, via email ABM5F@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu.
For further information on the application process, please contact Heather Weller, Human Resource Generalist, via email HMK4R@virginia.edu.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities 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.