Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Breast Imaging
UVA RADIOLOGY & MEDICAL IMAGING
Location: Charlottesville, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
2 openings available.
Internal Number: R0030224
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging at the University of Virginia (UVA) is seeking a full-time, Fellowship trained, board-eligible/board-certified Breast Imager. Candidates for this position must have an MD or equivalent degree, board eligibility/certification from the American Board of Radiology, be eligible for Virginia State Medical Licensure and have a strong commitment to quality patient care, driving innovation and commitment to teaching. Applicants must be competent in all aspects of breast imaging, including screening and diagnostic mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, radioactive seed placement and breast procedures, including core biopsy, along with contrast enhanced spectral mammography. This is a full-time opportunity to join one of the premier academic communities in the country. The following ranks will be considered for this position: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Rank is dependent on qualifications and experience.
Some of the unique attributes of the UVA Health System and the Department include: No. 1 ranked hospital in the State of Virginia by U.S. News & World Report, Level 1 Trauma Center, sub-specialized radiologists, clinical and dedicated research imaging equipment and free-standing research building, and technology of the highest caliber. UVA's Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging includes 52 Clinical and 13 Research Faculty, 41 Residents, and 27 Fellows/Clinical Instructors.
The UVa Breast Program is cohesive, mature, and collaborative. The Breast Imaging Division consists of 5 dedicated breast radiologists working in an integrated center with Breast Surgery. In August 2020, the Breast Program opened a new multi-disciplinary center that also includes medical oncology, genetics, and plastic surgery. There are 3 additional screening sites and a mobile van - all have 3D mammography. The division has a robust research program with typically 2-4 active clinical trials. Fellows include both traditional instructors and international visiting fellows.
The UVa Health System is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, a beautiful and highly desirable location in the Mid-Atlantic region, approximately 120 miles from Washington, D.C., with the Blue Ridge Mountains 25 miles to the West. It has been rated as one of the best US cities, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life, as well as having been named one of the healthiest and happiest cities in the US. The Public school system is excellent.
Priority review of applications will begin on January 7, 2022, but the position will remain open until filled.
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition # R0030224. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to your application. Incomplete applications will not receive full consideration. Academic rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and academic portfolio. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0030224. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to your application. Incomplete applications will not receive full consideration. Academic rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and academic portfolio. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.
For additional information about the position, please contact Timothy Rooney, MD, Chief of Breast Imaging at [email protected]. For additional information about the application process, please contact Nicole Vaughan at [email protected] or Michelle Williams, Senior Recruiter/Faculty Search Advisor at [email protected].