The Department of Medicine / Division of Allergy and Immunology at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine, is seeking applicants for a tenure-eligible faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. This Clinical Investigator Track will be responsible for independent and collaborative research with an interest in immunologic research, with a particular interest in the contribution of environmental exposures to health and disease. Candidates must have a strong commitment to supporting the UVA Health Systemâ™s implementation of its strategic vision to be a clinical leader in the delivery of care to patients.
The Division of Allergy and Immunology conducts comprehensive evaluations and treatment of asthma and allergies (seasonal, perennial, stinging insect, food, fungal, drug, chemical), as well as respiratory, skin, and immunologic conditions. Along with general clinics, the Division offers clinics in immune deficiency and eosinophilic esophagitis, as well as a combined allergy and sinus clinic, in conjunction with colleagues from other Divisions and Departments.
The UVA Department of Medicine is dedicated to preventing disease and treating illness, educating and inspiring future leaders in the field of internal medicine, and supporting innovative biomedical research. We provide comprehensive care across all specialty disciplines as well as have a substantial research portfolio. The successful candidate will work with other faculty members to develop collaborative research programs that involve clinical effectiveness and population outcomes. Furthermore, it is anticipated that the candidate would have some time for clinical activities as well as teaching endeavors.
Internal Number: R0003798
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.