Geriatrician at the University of Virginia

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville
Virginia US
Job Category: 
Physician
Type: 
Employee
Setting: 
Other
Status: 
Full Time
Location: 
Charlottesville , VA
Posting Date: 
November 25, 2019
Expiration Date: 
January 2, 2020
Description: 

Geriatrician at the University of Virginia

The Department of Medicine's Division of General, Geriatric, Palliative, and Hospital Medicine at the University of Virginia seeks candidates interested in joining an innovative practice in Geriatric Medicine. Clinical responsibilities will include skilled nursing, long-term care, and hospital-based services, with an emphasis on transitions of care for high-risk patient populations. Clinical duties may also include quality assessment and practice improvement activities for achieving the Triple Aim for older adults. The faculty member will participate in medical education for Geriatric Medicine fellows, residents, and medical students in both classroom and clinical settings. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. This faculty position can be a tenure-ineligible Assistant or Associate Professor. Candidates may be boarded in either Internal Medicine or Family Medicine; a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Geriatric Medicine is preferred, but not required, with overall priority given to highly-qualified candidates with proven dedication and excellence working with older adult populations.

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 historic 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.

Application Submission: 

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Christina Hamill via email at cfm9c@virginia.edu or via telephone at (434) 924-1590.

To apply please visit UVA job board https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs, search for "R0000811." Complete the application and see below for documents to attach. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the CV/Resume box. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration. Required Application Materials:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Contact information for 3 references

The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check at time of offer per University Policy. The University of Virginia assists UVA faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more about these services, please see https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/

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