Posting Summary: The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Clinical Instructor position in the Cardiothoracic Imaging track for a July 1, 2020 start date.
The Cardiothoracic Imaging fellowship will include a balanced combination of cardiovascular and thoracic imaging. This 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 be encouraged to participate in research projects during the fellowship. To learn more, visit https://med.virginia.edu/radiology/services/fellowship-program/cardiothoracic-imaging/
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 0624018. 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. Position will remain open until filled.
Please submit 3 current letters of recommendation directly to Gus Hansborough via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Gus Hansborough via email email@example.com or phone 434-297-6029.
This is a non ACGME-accredited fellowship program and is therefore ineligible for the J-1 Exchange Visitor Program sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates.
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_85465
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.