Clinician-Educator for new Section of Geriatric Medicine

Location
Burlington, Vermont
Posted
Aug 25, 2017
Specialty
Geriatrics
Position Type
Permanent

We are seeking an outstanding clinician-educator for our new section of geriatric medicine within our academic general internal medicine group. This position will be 100% FTE at the Assistant or Associate Professor level on the Clinical Scholar (non-tenure) pathway.

The successful candidate will:

  • Deliver high value care to older adults in a variety of clinical settings
  • Teach, evaluate, and mentor medical students and resident physicians
  • Participate in divisional and departmental efforts to improve care delivery and medical education

Qualifications include an MD or DO degree, board certification or eligibility in Geriatric Medicine, a commitment to a career in academic geriatric medicine, excellent communication skills, a record of engagement in teaching and service, and US citizenship or permanent residency.

The University of Vermont Medical Center and the University of Vermont are located in Burlington, VT – a vibrant community in the Green Mountains that is consistently rated as one of the best small cities in America. More details about the Division of General Internal Medicine & Geriatrics, and the Department of Medicine can be found at: http://www.uvm.edu/medicine/medicine/

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

Qualified applicants are invited to apply online, with CV and letter of interest, at: www.uvmjobs.com under Position No. 00024514.  

Any questions regarding the position can be directed to: Chair, Geriatrics Faculty Search Committee, c/o Ms. Suzanne Lee at 1 South Prospect Street, Burlington, VT, 05401 or via e-mail: Suzanne.Lee@uvmhealth.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.