Posting Summary: The Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, at the University Of Virginia School Of Medicine, seeks candidates for a transplant nephrology position. This faculty position can be tenure-ineligible Assistant or Associate Professor, Clinical Faculty, or tenure-eligible Assistant or Associate Professor Clinician Educator, and will join five other transplant nephrologists with the University's Kidney Transplant Program.
The incumbent will be expected to provide the full spectrum of transplant nephrology care during the pre-transplant, peri-transplant, and post-transplant phases. These duties would also involve participation in our program's regional outreach efforts as well as clinical support for patients who have received nonrenal solid organ transplants.
Rank is dependent upon qualifications. The award of tenure eligible requires documentation of excellence in one area (clinical research, teaching or patient care), scholarship and regional reputation.
Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and also be board-eligible or board-certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology by the appointment start date. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to education and research as well as expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease, pre and post-transplant care.
The transplant program has an American Society of Transplantation Certified Training Program with one transplant nephrology fellow per year. Our program is one of the largest in the region and continues to grow as nephrologists are involved in all aspects of pre and post-transplant care. The Division of Nephrology consists of 27 full time faculty providing basic and clinical research, clinical care, education, and disease management for patients with diverse types of kidney diseases.
The University of Virginia is located in Charlottesville at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, providing an idyllic setting that blends one of America's premier public institutions, an inspiring history and a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. by Money Magazine and USA Today.
To apply visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search Posting Number 0621288. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
Applicants with questions regarding the position are requested to contact Alden Doyle, MD, Search Committee Chair, Division of Nephrology, via email at AD3NB@virginia.edu.
For additional information about the application process, please contact Nicole Trice, via email at TNT6F@virginia.edu.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply
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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.