Posting Summary: The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, at the University of Virginia and University of Virginia Children's Hospital, seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Neonatologist position. This opportunity is designed for physicians with an interest in a balanced career of clinical care and teaching. Applicants should be interested in advancing their academic career by joining a diverse and highly accomplished faculty. Salary and rank are dependent upon qualifications. (An interest in transport medicine and quality improvement initiatives relative to resuscitation and simulation teaching is desirable.)
Candidates must have an MD and be board-eligible or board-certified in Neonatology. Candidates must have a commitment to clinical excellence and teaching, and a strong interest in a career in academic medicine.
The University of Virginia Children's Hospital is located in Charlottesville, a setting with natural beauty and significant historical relevance in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Charlottesville is a wonderful place to live with an extraordinary quality of life and is often ranked among the best places to live in the United States. The Department of Pediatrics is extremely collegial and collaborative.
The Division of Neonatology is currently comprised of eight full time board certified/eligible neonatologists. We have a fully accredited neonatal-perinatal fellowship program with six trainees and a full-time research nurse. Our clinical service presently comprises a 45 bed NICU (expanding to 51), a follow-up clinic and an active antenatal consultation service. 15 neonatal nurse practitioners and a nursing staff of over 120 individuals assist in patient care alongside our well respected pediatric residency trainees. We will be implementing a telemedicine program to complement our neonatal transport network. The Division has outstanding collaborative working relationships with our general pediatricians as well as other pediatric subspecialists, our surgical colleagues and our colleagues in adult medicine, especially from the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0617167 or follow this link: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=77105. 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: Robert A. Sinkin, MD, MPH, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact, Greg Haskins at email@example.com or via telephone at 434-924-2963.
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.