Faculty Development Fellow
Working Title: Faculty Development Fellow
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Family Medicine
Posting Date: 10-06-2016
The University of Virginia Department of Family Medicine seeks applicants for a tenure-ineligible faculty position, at the rank of instructor, to serve as a Faculty Development Fellow.
The Fellowship program is designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the role of academic faculty in medical school departments and community residency programs. The incumbent will have multiple and varied opportunities to experience growth as a clinician, teacher and scholar under the guidance of skilled, experienced faculty members. The selected candidate will participate in classwork and assignments for the one-year Fellowship program as well as provide care to Family Medicine patients in the outpatient clinic; OB and inpatient care are optional and upon approval of the Fellowship Steering Committee.
Candidates must have an MD or DO and be board-certified or board eligible by the American Board of Family Medicine or the Osteopathic Family Medicine Board by the start date.
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. We are ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.
To apply, Create an Application, then choose Candidate Profile. Attach the following items: cover letter, curriculum vitae, a two-page Personal Statement of Interest, and a copy of your USMLE or Comlex scores. To complete the process, three (3) letters of reference (one must be from the Residency Program Director) are required; they should be sent directly to Monica Casella, Fellowship Coordinator, UVA Family Medicine, PO Box 800729, Charlottesville, VA 22908-0729.
Applicants must apply by November 17, 2017 as interviews are planned for December 2017-January 2018. It is anticipated that the Faculty Development Fellowship will begin on July 1, 2018 and end on June 30, 2019.
For additional information about the position, please contact Monica Casella, Family Medicine Fellowship Coordinator, via email firstname.lastname@example.org, or Lisa Rollins, Ph.D. Fellowship Program Director, via email LKR2H@virginia.edu.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.
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