The Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery. The ideal candidate should have experience in the surgical management of all aspects of general thoracic surgery including lung transplantation. The successful candidate will have an interest in lung transplantation and minimally-invasive thoracic surgical procedures with a desire to expand these programs. An esophageal disease interest would be considered a plus. Candidates must be a MD and be board certified or eligible in thoracic surgery. The ideal candidate should have a clear academic plan based on generating new knowledge and scholarship, and a dedicated interest in the education of medical students and residents. Salary and tenure eligibility track are dependent upon qualifications.
The University of Virginia Health System is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, which boasts abundant recreational activities and easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the eastern shore and the nation's capital.
To apply, visit https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and search for R0005867 Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery. Please attach a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your interests.
This position will be open to applications until filled.
For additional information regarding the position, please contact Christine Lau, MD, MBA via e-mail email@example.com or telephone 434-984-8746.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact Scott Kozuch via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 434-982-6404.
Internal Number: R0005867
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.