Associate Professor - Professor

Charlottesville, VA
Oct 03, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Associate Professor - Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 06-05-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates for a tenure-eligible or tenure-ineligible clinical faculty position at the rank of Associate or full Professor to lead the clinical and research GI oncology programs. Rank and track are dependent upon qualifications.

Candidates must have a MD or equivalent and be board-certified in Internal Medicine by appointment start date. Board-certification in Medical Oncology is required. Evidence of expertise in the care of patients with GI malignancies is required.

The incumbent will develop the clinical trial research efforts in GI oncology utilizing the excellent translational research opportunities and resources available at the University. Additionally, the incumbent will attend inpatient and outpatient services and participate in multidisciplinary team care and clinical research within the Cancer Center. As an integral part of the educational mission, the incumbent will actively participate in the teaching of fellows, residents, and medical students and the mentoring of junior faculty in the GI oncology program. This faculty position is designed for physicians focused on a career of clinical investigation and the provision of outstanding clinical care including active participation in our educational mission.

The University of Virginia, Department of Medicine's Division of Hematology/Oncology as well as the School of Medicine, Cancer Center and Medical Center (Magnet-designated) are ranked among the best in the U.S. and offer a very collegial environment in a beautiful University town. Charlottesville, located at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.

Position will remain open until filled.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0620851. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, letter of research interest, and contact information for three references. Tenure-ineligible positions may be eligible to convert to tenure-eligible at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with School of Medicine Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.

For additional information about the position, please contact Robert Dreicer, M.D., Professor and Head, Solid Tumor Malignancies Section, Division of Hematology/Oncology, via email

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Sally Jackson or 434-982-6513.

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

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