Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

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Job location: Charlottesville, VA


Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-07-11
Req: R0008219

University of Virginia
School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Trauma

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, is seeking to hire a Board-Eligible or Certified Orthopaedic surgeon, fellowship-trained in Orthopaedic Trauma, to start August 2020. Qualified applicants must have demonstrated clinical expertise and have demonstrated the ability to perform quality basic scientific or clinical research.  Candidates must have a MD or DO, and be board-eligible or board-certified. A fellowship in the sub-specialty is expected as well as evidence of academic productivity. Salary and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications.  The position will remain open until filled.

The Orthopaedic Trauma Division currently has two surgeons and two physician assistants to manage the patient population.  The successful applicant will take Orthopaedic trauma call, manage complex pelvis and acetabulum fractures, lower extremity trauma, and multi-trauma patients, and will be an integral part of the orthopaedic trauma team based at a busy Level I trauma center.

The selected candidate will join a group of 29 orthopaedic faculty who share emergency call coverage and assist in initial management of emergent musculoskeletal conditions. The candidate will have the opportunity to see patients in several outpatient clinic sites, and will perform surgery in both the in-patient and the out-patient areas of the UVA Health System. 

Charlottesville offers a unique combination of natural beauty, rich historical and cultural attractions and close proximity to a national park and the nation's capital.

TO APPLY:   
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition number # R0008219.  Complete an application online, and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address).
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, or visit the following URL, https://www.myworkday.com/uva/d/task/1422$1101.htmld , log into NetBadge, and search for requisition # R0008219.  Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address). 

For further information about the position and application process, please contact Carley Pavelka Bacher, Administrative Manager, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, Email: [email protected], Telephone: 434-243-0291.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Candidates must have a MD or DO. A fellowship in orthopaedic trauma is expected as well as evidence of academic productivity.

Experience:

·         Qualified applicants must have demonstrated clinical expertise and have demonstrated the ability to perform quality basic scientific or clinical research.

·         A fellowship in orthopaedic trauma is expected.

·         Evidence of academic productivity is expected.

·        Qualified applicants must also have demonstrated ability to manage complex pelvis and acetabulum fractures, lower extremity trauma, and multi-trauma patients

        

Licensure: Candidates must be licensed to practice medicine in the State of Virginia, and be board-eligible or board-certified.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician’s Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

 

 

 

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Posted: 7/16/2019
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