Instructor (Education Fellow)
Working Title: Instructor (Education Fellow)
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Anesthesiology
Posting Date: 03-30-2017
The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible clinical instructor position. This one-year post-graduate educational program is designed to give advanced exposure and experience with clinical, technical, and research training in medical simulation, specifically with anesthesia in surgery. The University of Virginia Medical Simulation Center is a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary training and research facility. As a cornerstone of The University's technologically enhanced, learner-centered approach to medical education, the center complements traditional teaching modes with the application of knowledge and skills through experiential learning for Undergraduate Medical Education (UME), Graduate Medical Education (GME), and the community populations. The incumbent's effort will be allocated between the educational fellow (80%) and time in the OR as a clinical member (20%). Time will be available for research endeavors and conference attendance as part of these allocations.
Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and have completed a residency in Anesthesiology.
This training opportunity is located in one of the premier academic communities in the country. The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals." The UVA Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, a two hours' drive from Washington D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic, cultural, and social events.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu, search on Posting Number 0619672. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation.
The position will remain open until filled.
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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