## Posting Summary:
The Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Nuclear Medicine Division at the University of Virginia, seeks candidates for a tenure-ineligible Fellow Physician position in the ACGME-accredited Nuclear Medicine fellowship starting July 1, 2017. This one year post-graduate fellowship program will provide full diagnostic and therapeutic services. Procedures include studies, such as radionuclide imaging and functional studies of the kidney, lung, bone, liver, hepatobiliary system, thyroid and infection. Tumor imaging, and I-131 leading to NRC Authorized User status. Studies of the gastrointestinal tract include quantitative gastric and esophageal and, Meckel's diverticulum or gastrointestinal bleeding. Brain imaging includes cisternograms, cerebrospinal fluid flow and shunt studies, and planar and SPECT scans of cerebral blood flow. SPECT/CT is also available.
Therapeutic procedures include treatment of thyrotoxicosis and thyroid cancer with radioactive iodine, and radio-immunotherapy for Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, therapy for bone pain due to bone metastases, and radiosynovectomy.
Candidates must have a MD or equivalent, and have completed a residency program in Diagnostic Radiology.
The UVA medical Center ranks in the top 100 hospitals in the country according to US News and World Report, and it is recognized as one of the "best benchmark hospitals. "
The UVA Health System is located in Charlottesville, a beautiful and highly desirable location of the Mid-Atlantic region, two hours' drive from Washington D. C. , with the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. It is consistently rated as one of the best US cities to live in, based on cost of living, climate, and quality of life. Affiliation with the University of Virginia provides the opportunity for constant exposure to athletic, cultural, and social events.
To apply, visit https://jobs. virginia. edu/ and search on posting 0617145. Complete a candidate profile online, attach an up-to-date CV and personal statement. Also, please attach a copy of your USMLE scores (Steps I, II and III) in Writing Sample 1 and your ECFMG certification in Writing Sample 2, if applicable.
Please submit three current letters of recommendation, including one from your radiology residency program director; letters should come from those persons who are familiar with your recent training and current professional activities. Please inform reference individuals to email letters of recommendation directly to Basia Nowakowski (bun4n@hscmail. mcc. virginia. edu) or in hard copy to Basia Nowakowski, University of Virginia, Department of Radiology & Medical Imaging, Box 800170, Charlottesville, VA 22908-0170.
Position will remain open until filled.
For additional information about the application process and the position, please contact Basia Nowakowski, via email at bun4n@hscmail. mcc. virginia. edu or phone 434-982-0428.
Details of benefits can be found at http://www. medicine. virginia. edu/education/graduate-md/GME/ for-applicants/apply. html
The University of Virginia is an equal-opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
## University Leadership Characteristics:
*For Thomas Jefferson, learning was an integral part of life. The "academical village" is based on the assumption that the life of the mind is a pursuit for all participants in the University, that learning is a lifelong and shared process, and that interaction between scholars and students enlivens the pursuit of knowledge. *
University Human Resources strives to identify applicants who will contribute as high potential employees, leaders and managers. We employ individuals who foster and promote the University mission and purpose. Successful candidates exemplify Uncommon Integrity; they are honest, trusted, team-oriented and live the core values of the University. These candidates display Great Judgment, by practicing evidence-based decision-making. They are Strategically Focused by contributing to and achieving department goals and vision. They set high performance standards and hold themselves accountable by Aggressively Executing these standards. These employees also develop a Deep Passion for the University and the impact it has on students, faculty, alumni and community. Successful candidates identify their personal career goals and development opportunities. They contribute to team success by Leading Talent through individual efforts.
## Required Applicant Documents:
CV / Resume
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone
## Employment Conditions for Faculty
U. Va. will perform background checks including receipt of official transcripts from the institution granting the highest degree for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
## EO/AA Statement:
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
*Department:* Department of Radiology
*Academic Year for Position? (e. g. 2015):* 2017
*Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? :* No
*Posting Date:* 08-28-2015
*Employment Posting Category:* Faculty
*E-mail a Friend:* jobs. virginia. edu/applicants/Central? quickFind=77074
*Appointment Type:* Teaching and Research
*Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. :* No Response
*Position Type:* Teaching and Research Faculty
*Posting for UVA Employees Only:* No Response
*Area of Interest:* No Response
*Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting):* Candidate Profile
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