Working Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Pediatrics
Posting Date: 06-10-2013
The Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PICU) at the University of Virginia, seeks multiple tenure-ineligible Pediatric Intensivists at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The incumbent is responsible for patient care, resident and fellow education, and clinical or laboratory research or program development. Rank and compensation are dependent upon qualifications and experience. This position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with School of Medicine Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
Candidates must have an MD and be board-certified or board-eligible at the time of hire in pediatric critical care medicine. Candidates with experience in research and teaching are preferred.
The PICU at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville is currently a 14-bed multidisciplinary medical and surgical unit with approximately 900-1000 admissions per year, which is slated to expand in size within the next year, including the establishment of a dedicated pediatric cardiac ICU and an intermediate care unit. UVa is a Level 1 trauma center and has active programs in cardiovascular support. The division has an approved fellowship training program and also runs an active pediatric procedural sedation service. The incumbent joins a division comprised of 6 full-time faculty members.
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. Popular activities in the area include world-class tennis, golf, hiking, ballooning, horseback riding and racing, tubing, fishing, biking and camping. The area also boasts a thriving wine touring and tasting business with nearly 30 local vineyards, several with national recognition. It is ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States by Money Magazine and USA Today.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0612204. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. The position will remain open to applications until filled. Position will remain open until filled.
For further information about the position, please contact Jeannean Carver, M.D., Division Chief via email [email protected]
For further information regarding the application process, please contact, Keith Johnson via email at [email protected] or via telephone at (434) 243-3990.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.
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