The Department of Medicine's Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia seeks candidates interested in a leadership position in Geriatrics. Leadership responsibilities will include Medical Directorship of Nursing Home and Assisted Living facilities. Clinical duties may consist of direct patient care in an outpatient clinical setting and a nursing home setting as well as quality assessment and practice improvement. This position 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.
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 an easy driving distance of Washington, D.C., the coastal regions of Virginia and the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
To apply for the position complete an online application, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone at (434) 924-1590.
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About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.