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 full-time (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) General Pediatrics faculty position. Salary, rank, and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications and experience and are subject to the School of Medicine Promotion and Tenure guidelines.
Candidates must have an MD or DO degree and be board-eligible or board-certified in pediatrics. The incumbent will see patients and mentor trainees in our Newborn and Breastfeeding Medicine service. Depending on clinical need, there may also be opportunity to see patients and mentor trainees in other clinical settings, including our general pediatric ambulatory clinics, general pediatrics hospitalist service, and complex care service. All division members share call and weekend/holiday coverage of the general pediatric services. The position requires excellent clinical and teaching skills and experience necessary to precept residents and medical students.There are also exciting opportunities in the Division's growing research, advocacy, and quality improvement activities.
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 Division of General Pediatrics is currently comprised of 28 full and part-time pediatricians.The Division has outstanding collaborative working relationships with other pediatric subspecialists, our surgical colleagues and our colleagues in adult medicine.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0620162 or by following this link: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80881. 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: Rachel Moon, MD, Division Head, General Pediatrics via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact Greg Haskins via email 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.