University of Virginia 2018-2019 Cardiothoracic Imaging Clinical Instructor in Charlottesville, Virginia

Posting Summary:

The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Body Imaging Division at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructor, Cardiothoracic Imaging Track for a July 1, 2018 start date.

The Cardiothoracic Imaging fellowship will include a balanced combination of cardiovascular and thoracic imaging which includes interpretation of CT and MRI studies of the cardiovascular system, as well as hands-on experience in the acquisition of CT and MRI cardiac images for all indications including stress testing and pediatric and adult congenital heart disease. Thoracic imaging will be configured to provide experience in conventional radiography, CT and MRI of the chest, with focus in pulmonary, mediastinal and pleural pathology. Extensive experience will be gained in thoracic image-guided procedures, under US and CT guidance.

The Cardiothoracic Instructor will actively participate in multi-disciplinary conferences with Cardiology, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonology, and Pathology; as well as in daily teaching activities through interactions with residents, medical students and clinical faculty. The clinical instructor will have the opportunity to participate in research projects during the fellowship.

Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, and be Diagnostic Radiology Residency trained.

The UVA Medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals."

The UVa Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours' drive from Washington D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic, cultural, and social events.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu/ and search on posting number 0619647. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a CV and cover letter. Also, please attach a copy of your USMLE scores in Writing Sample 1 and your ECFMG certification in Writing Sample 2 if applicable.

Please submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Nicole Vaughan via email at nicole.vaughan@virginia.edu.

For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Nicole Vaughan via email nicole.vaughan@virginia.edu or phone 434-243-0881.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

University Leadership Characteristics:

For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge.

University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.

Employment Conditions for Faculty

U.Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

EO/AA Statement:

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Required Applicant Documents: CV / ResumeCover LetterWriting Sample1Writing Sample2

Department: Department of Radiology

Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting): Candidate Profile

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Posting Date: 10-17-2016

Location: Charlottesville

Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule?: No

Employment Posting Category: Faculty

E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80205

Posting Number: 0619647

Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty

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Drug Testing Required?(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included): Yes

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Organization (Position Organization): 41175 MD-RADL Thoracoabdominal

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Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Working Title: 2018-2019 Cardiothoracic Imaging Clinical Instructor

Is this position eligible for Telecommuting?: No

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