Posting Summary: The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a tenure-eligible Assistant or Associate Professor of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery faculty position. The incumbent is responsible for clinical care of the vascular surgical patient population and for participation in student and postgraduate teaching. Opportunities for clinical or laboratory research are also available. The selected candidate will further scholarly achievements with the goal of promotion within the School of Medicine and the University.
Candidates must have a MD, have completed a residency in general surgery and have completed, or be currently completing, a vascular fellowship or residency. Candidates must be board-eligible or board-certified in vascular surgery and have expertise in the care of vascular patients. Interested individuals must possess a strong interest in a career in academic medicine as demonstrated through past experience with research or teaching pursuits and a prepared proposal for an academic career path.
The University of Virginia Health System is a State, Level I Trauma Center. We care for patients with the full spectrum of vascular disease. Our practice focuses on complex vascular surgery, including open and endovascular management of difficult aortic cases. Outstanding endovascular skills are required. Eligibility for RVPI is required as we manage multiple Peripheral Vascular Laboratories. The University of Virginia has an excellent ACGME accredited General Surgery Residency Program with a strong national reputation.
UVa is located in beautiful Charlottesville with easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the eastern shore and the nation's Capital. Charlottesville is one of the best places to live; outdoors, vibrant town with culture, music, restaurants, excellent schools, etc. Opportunities for excellent clinical, research and teaching pursuits working within the collegial work environment are available.
To apply: visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0619467. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your interests. This position will remain open until filled.
For additional information regarding the position, please contact Gilbert R. Upchurch Jr., M.D., Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, via email, firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone, 434-243-6334.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact Diana Houchens, via email, email@example.com or telephone, 434-924-2000.
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.