Assistant/Associate Professor

Charlottesville, VA
Feb 28, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

Department: Department of Medicine, General Medicine

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 02-14-2018

Posting Summary:
The Department of Medicine's Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a leadership position. The role of Section Head of Geriatric Medicine will encompass operations oversight of clinical care delivery, education, and research. Leadership responsibilities will include Medical Directorship of Nursing Home and Assisted Living facilities and management of financial and human resources ensuring the Section operates in a manner consistent with the Division's mission, aims, and goals. Clinical responsibilities may include direct patient care in an outpatient clinical setting and in a nursing home setting as well as quality assessment and practice improvement. The Section Head will be responsible for the medical education of Geriatric Medicine fellows, residents, and medical students in both the classroom and clinical settings. Rank, tenure track and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. This faculty position can be tenure-ineligible Assistant or Associate Professor, Clinical Faculty, or tenure-eligible Assistant or Associate Professor, Clinician Educator.

Candidates for positions must be an MD and board-certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine as well as board-certified in Geriatrics by start date. Leadership and administrative experience are also highly desired.

The Charlottesville and Central Virginia area offers an outstanding community for both personal and professional activities. A strong sense of community exists in the region along with excellent educational systems for adults and children. Charlottesville is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is consistently listed among the top cities in national rankings of the most desirable places to live. It offers a thriving community in the arts, highlighted by literary, film, theatrical, and historical festivals. It is an excellent place to live and work. The city is within easy driving distance of Washington, D.C., the coastal regions of Virginia and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

This posting will remain open until filled.

To apply for the position, visit and search on Posting Number 0622664, complete a candidate profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references.

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Christina Hamill via email at or via telephone at (434) 924-1590.

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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