Organization

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Location

Orange, Virginia

Date Posted

January 11, 2023

Job Categories

Full Time

The Department of Pediatrics Division of General Pediatrics, at the University of Virginia Children’s Hospital, seeks candidates for a non-tenure eligible clinical faculty position at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level, to join their growing team at UVA Pediatrics at Orange.  The position is ideal for a highly motivated candidate with strong interest in advancing his/her career through excellence in clinical practice, teaching, quality improvement, and advocacy.  Rank and compensation are dependent upon qualifications. Part time position also possible. Position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.

UVA Pediatrics at Orange is located in the rural community of Orange, VA, 45 minutes from Charlottesville. There are currently 6 faculty members, a full-time social worker, and a dedicated nursing staff. Pediatrics at Orange achieved NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification in 2019.

 

Responsibilities

 

The position requires excellent clinical skills, and teaching skills and experience necessary to precept residents and medical students. Experience in quality improvement  is desirable but not required.

 

Qualifications

 

The ideal candidate will demonstrate commitment to the ideals of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model of care, which includes team-based care, care coordination, performance measurement and quality improvement. S/he will actively participate in maintenance of certification activities, including Quality Improvement projects (6-8 per year) and monthly PCMH meetings.

Applicants must be board certified/eligible in pediatrics and have an M.D. degree or equivalent.

 

Application Process

 

Please visit UVA job board at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and search for “R0042851”.
Complete an application online with the following documents:
•    Cover letter
•    CV/resume
•    Statement addressing efforts and commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and/or community outreach.
•    Professional reference list
Upload all materials into the resume submission field, multiple documents can be submitted into this one field. Alternatively, merge all documents into one PDF for submission.  Applications that do not contain all required documents will not receive full consideration.

For questions about the application process, please contact Christi Maguire, at clm8sd@virginia.edu

UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area.  To learn more please visit https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/.

For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/.

For more information on the benefits available to faculty at UVA, visit  https://faculty.med.virginia.edu/facultyaffairs/ and hr.virginia.edu/benefits.


About the Organization

 

The UVA Division of General Pediatrics is currently comprised of 38 full and part-time pediatricians. The Division has outstanding collaborative working relationships with other pediatric subspecialists, our surgical colleagues and our colleagues in adult medicine.

 

University of Virginia Health is composed of the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, University Physicians Group and the Medical Center. The Medical Center is a 735-bed, level 1 trauma center that serves as the primary, specialty and sub-specialty hospital for central Virginia. The University of Virginia consists of 13 schools in Charlottesville, plus College at Wise in rural Southwest Virginia.  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.

 

UVA Children’s is ranked as the number 1 children’s hospital in Virginia by US News and World Report and is nationally ranked in five subspecialty areas.  The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.

 

Contact Name

Dr. Susan Gray

Contact Phone

Contact Email

smh5g@virginia.edu

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