Employment

Employment

Thank you for your interest in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Virginia Health System. We seek applicants interested in the positions of Faculty, CRNA, and Research staff. If you want to join our strong academic medicine or research team, please see the specific application details for each position below.

Faculty positions

pic for welcome pageThe Department of Anesthesiology welcomes applications from faculty candidates with diverse interests and expertise and a commitment to a career in academic medicine.  All ranks are considered, but we are particularly interested in recent residency and fellowship graduates with an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. who are interested in combining clinical practice with resident education and/or research. In addition to generalists, we seek faculty members interested in regional anesthesia, pain management, critical care, cardiac, pediatric, and neuro-anesthesiology.  All applicants must be certified or eligible for board certification by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

 


All faculty positions are posted at the University of Virginia Jobs@UVA site, where you can search for an open position and submit your application, including curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references. We have now posted position descriptions on Jobs@UVA.  Position 0610769 is a tenure-ineligible position at the assistant professor level.  Position 0610770 is a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level.  You are welcome to apply for either or both positions.

If you are for an Instructor position in conjunction with one of our non-accredited fellowships, the procedure is the same, but the position numbers are specific to the fellowship. The regional fellowship/instructor position is 0614853. The education fellowship/instructor position is #0615236. You may apply for both of these positions.

The easiest way to find our positions is to search the faculty positions by department.  Click on the menu arrow next to "Department" on the faculty search page.  Then scroll down until you reach the Department of Anesthesiology (usually on the first or second page).  The "search by position number" option has been reported as not working reliably. 

If you are hired into a tenure-track position, you have a maximum of 6 years in which to be promoted to associate professor, presenting documentation of excellence in clinical service, education, or research.  You can find information on requirements for promotion at the University of Virginia here.

We regret that we cannot accept applications sent directly to us, by postal mail or by email.  All applications must come to us through Jobs@UVA For inquiries only, contact us by sending email to anesthesia-apply@virginia.edu or calling 434-924-9508.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Resident and Fellow Positions

The Department of Anesthesiology has outstanding training opportunities, with a three or four year Residency Program and fellowships in Pain Management, Regional Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology Research and Education

The resident and pain fellowship positions are administered through the office of Graduate Medical Education as housestaff positions. To learn more about these programs and to apply, please visit the Education section of our website.

Our non-accredited fellowship positions are positions as School of Medicine faculty at the instructor level. See the "Faculty" portion of this page for information on applying.

Research positions

STodorovic.jpgThe Department of Anesthesiology maintains several active basic science laboratories and an active program of clinical research.

Open research positions, at both faculty and staff levels, are posted at the University of Virginia Jobs@UVA site, where you can complete an application and submit your curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references. If you have questions about the application process or need more information, contact us by sending email to anesthesia-apply@virginia.edu or calling 434-924-9825.

The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. 

CRNA/Anesthesia Tech positions

photo3.pngNurse anesthetists are an integral part of the anesthesia team at the University of Virginia Hospital.  CRNAs and anesthesia technicians are employees of the University of Virginia Health System, which maintains a personnel system separate from that of the University of Virginia.

UVA offers a wide variety of cases for CRNA practitioners.  As a Level I Trauma Center, UVA offers state-of-the-art trauma, medical, surgical, and burn treatment.  University Hospital has 26 inpatient operating rooms, 6 outpatient operating rooms, and several remote anesthesia locations (CT/MRI, Interventional Radiology, Lithotripsy, and Endoscopy).

If you would like to be considered for a position as a CRNA or an anesthesia technician, please apply online at UVA Jobs Beyond Measure.  If you have specific questions, contact Melanie Morris, CRNA Recruiter, at (434) 924-0498 or toll-free at (866) RNS-4UVA.