Posting Summary: The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Musculoskeletal Imaging Division at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates to fill multiple Clinical Instructor positions to begin July 1, 2018. This one-year post-graduate training fellowship program focuses on all aspects of Musculoskeletal imaging. The fellowship includes significant experience with a wide variety of image-guided procedures in addition to cross-sectional and plain radiographic diagnostic work. It is expected that each fellow write at least one paper for publications during the year.
In addition to the above purely clinical fellowship positions, one position will be a hybrid of MSK/Informatics. The hybrid fellow will asymmetrically divide time between clinical MSK work and clinical informatics experience and research. The ideal candidate for the hybrid position is at least entertaining the idea of an academic career (though not required) and has aptitude (though not necessarily experience) in engineering or information technology/systems.
Clinical responsibilities for both of the above types of positions include supervised and graduated levels of unsupervised clinical work, teaching of residents, and research.
Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and successfully completed a residency in diagnostic radiology at an ACGME accredited institution or successfully completed a diagnostic radiology residency accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
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 in the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours from Washington, DC., 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 0618680. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a CV and cover letter/personal statement. Also please attach a copy of your USMLE scores in Writing Sample 1.
Submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Nicole Vaughan either via email (email@example.com) or via regular mail, University of Virginia, Department of Radiology & Medical Imaging, PO Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA. 22908-0170.
For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Nicole Vaughan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 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.
Internal Number: 353_79025
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.