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University of Virginia Open Rank Faculty Position, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery in Charlottesville, Virginia

The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia seeks candidates for a Vascular & Endovascular Surgery faculty position. The incumbent is responsible for clinical vascular and endovascular surgical care and participation in student, resident and post-graduate teaching. Clinical and laboratory research opportunities are available and encouraged at UVA. The successful candidate will look to further current scholarly achievements with a goal of promotion within the School of Medicine and the University. Rank and tenure status are dependent upon qualifications.

Candidates must hold a Doctor of Medicine degree, and have completed or be currently completing, a vascular surgery fellowship or residency. Candidates must be board-eligible or board-certified in vascular surgery and have expertise in the care of vascular patients. Interested individuals must possess a strong interest in a career in academic surgery as demonstrated through past experience with research and/or teaching pursuits and a prepared proposal for an academic career path.

The University of Virginia Health System is a State, Level I Trauma Center and a major referral institution with several system growth initiatives in process. We care for patients with the full spectrum of vascular disease. Outstanding endovascular skills are required. Our practice focuses on complex vascular surgery, including open and endovascular management of aortic pathologies, lower extremity ischemia, venous diseases, vascular access, and cerebrovascular disease. A busy ambulatory venous center is part of our practice in the UVA Health System. Wound care services are run via our outpatient clinic and inpatient services. State-of-the-art endovascular hybrid suites are operational with high utilization. In 2020, a new tower expansion opened with multiple new hybrid operating rooms, negative flow interventional and catheterization suites, and modern cardiovascular intensive care and ward units are opening. The successful candidate would participate in a recently approved comprehensive aortic center and look for leadership/development opportunities in multi-disciplinary limb-salvage center initiatives, ambulatory care and intervention, and advance our venous center. Possession of or eligibility for RVT or RVPI is required as we also manage multiple Peripheral Vascular Laboratory sites.

The University of Virginia also has an excellent ACGME accredited General Surgery Residency Program with a strong national reputation. The Vascular Surgery training program is outstanding and consists of three 5+2 fellows in current format.

UVA is located in beautiful Charlottesville with easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the eastern shore and the nation's Capital. Charlottesville is one of the best places to live with a vibrant university town life and culture, music, restaurants, excellent schools, and outdoor activities, etc. Opportunities for excellent clinical, translational and basic research, and teaching pursuits working within a collegial and highly collaborative environment are available.

To apply: visit and search on Posting Number R0025446. Complete a candidate profile online, attach a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your interests. Multiple documents can be uploaded in the CV/resume box. The selected candidate will be required to pass a background check and pre-employment health screening.

Priority review of applicants will begin July 11, 2021, and this position will remain open to applications until filled.

For additional information regarding the position, please contact W. Darrin Clouse, M.D., Chief of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, via email, ( or telephone, 434-243-6334.

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Michelle Williams, via email, or telephone, 434-243-3305.

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The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

The University of Virginia is an iconic public institution of higher education, boasting nationally ranked schools and programs, diverse and distinguished faculty, a major academic medical center, and proud history as a renowned research university.

In January of 1819, the Commonwealth of Virginia’s General Assembly chartered what would become the University of Virginia. Entering our third century, the University has served Virginia, the nation, and the world by: educating responsible citizen-leaders; advancing, preserving, and disseminating knowledge; and providing world-class patient care. These responsibilities are enduring and continue to inspire our efforts.

The UVA Health System is renowned for providing outstanding patient care, educating tomorrow's health care leaders, and discovering new and better ways to treat diseases. The UVA Medical Center and Physicians Group, School of Medicine, and School of Nursing are recognized for their excellence in patient care, education, and research.

At UVA, we offer a rich collection of benefits, which have long been recognized and valued for their comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market. In addition to a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, time off, and retirement, UVA offers an array of other benefits and services to support faculty, staff, and UVA Health team members with their personal and family needs.

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and welcome diversity in all forms. For more information on the University of Virginia and the surrounding area, visit our Why UVA ( and Why Charlottesville ( webpages