Assistant/Associate Professor

Working Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: School of Medicine

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 04-25-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Family Medicine at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for a tenure-eligible Clinical Educator Assistant/Associate Professor position. This position will include both clinical (50%) and teaching (50%) responsibilities. Clinical effort will include providing direct care to geriatric patients in both a primary-care and a memory disorders clinic. Teaching effort will include working in the UVa School of Medicine's Center on Bioethics and Humanities, Generalist Scholars Program, and Geriatrics Clerkship to teach and conduct scholarly work in care for the frail elderly, rural health policy, and the role of primary care in population health. The candidate also would work in the Institute for Advanced Studies, in Culture in the University of Virginia's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, as a medical humanities fellow.

Administrative responsibilities include participating in the UVa Health System's committee structure, which encompasses the Department of Family Medicine, the School of Medicine and the Medical Center, and assisting in other areas as requested by the Department Chair.

Candidates must have an MD or DO and be board-certified or board-eligible by the American Board of Family Medicine by the start date. Preference will be given to candidates that have clinical practice experience, experience with team-based care models, electronic medical records (EMR), and clinical education interests.

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. Charlottesville is ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0620717. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, a curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. Position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.

For additional information about the position, please contact M. Norman Oliver, MD., via email or Chuck Perry, via email

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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