Posting Summary: The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Virginia and University of Virginia Children's Hospital seeks candidates for a Developmental Pediatrician (tenure eligible, tenure in-eligible or tenured). Salary, rank and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications and experience. The patient population being treated includes children with medical complexity, chronic illness, neuro-developmental disabilities (i.e. cerebral palsy, meningomyelocele), neuromuscular disorders, behavioral disorders, intellectual disability, autism, emotional disorders, conduct disorders, acquired brain injury, mild brain injury (concussion), mental health disorders and dual diagnoses. Patients are seen at the Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center, a unit of the University of Virginia Children's Hospital.
Candidates must have a MD and must be board certified or board eligible in developmental and behavioral pediatrics or neurodevelopmental disabilities. The position requires experience in treating children with medical complexity. In addition, this position requires the teaching skills and experience necessary to precept fellows, residents, and medical students. The tenure-ineligible faculty position is designed for practitioners focused on quality clinical care including active participation in clinical research and outstanding teaching. To be considered for the tenure-eligible position, candidates must have experience in basic or clinical research and a strong interest in a career in academic medicine. To be considered for the tenured position, candidates must demonstrate scholarship and excellence in two domains consistent with the requirements for tenure in the School of Medicine.
The University of Virginia Medical Center and Children's Hospital (including the Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center) are located near the main university grounds of the University of Virginia. The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.
To apply for the tenure-ineligible position, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0613070. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Position may be eligible to convert to tenure-track at an appropriate time in the future, consistent with SOM Promotion and Tenure guidelines and candidate qualifications.
To apply for the tenure-eligible position, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0613071. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
To apply for the tenured position, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0613072. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
Position will remain open to applications until filled.
For additional information about the position please contact: Richard Stevenson, MD, Chief of the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at RDS8Z@virginia.edu.
For further information regarding the application process, please contact, Keith Johnson via email at email@example.com or via telephone at (434) 243-3990.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.
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 ben...efits 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.