Cardiovascular Medicine Physician Scientist

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia, United States,
Jan 11, 2023
Mar 31, 2023

Cardiovascular Medicine Physician Scientist

Charlottesville, VA


The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, in conjunction with the Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center (CVRC) at the University of Virginia, School of Medicine, seeks a cardiovascular physician scientist, open rank, with an established research program to join its expanding Cardiovascular division and the CVRC. This exciting position includes an ample start-up package and laboratory space for the suitable candidate. The ideal candidate will possess an NIH-funded research program in the area of genetics, immunology, vascular biology, and/or metabolism. In addition to a focus on the research mission, the incumbent will be responsible for providing general, non-invasive, cardiovascular services with an emphasis on inpatient and outpatient general cardiology. The candidate will actively participate in the teaching program with cardiology fellows and medical house staff. 

Candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD, or equivalent and be board-certified or eligible in cardiovascular medicine. Rank and tenure status will be determined depending upon qualifications. 
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 in the U.S. with a vibrant university town life, culture, music, restaurants, excellent schools, outdoor activities, etc. This is an excellent clinical, research, and teaching environment at one of the top universities in the country. 

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Complete a candidate profile online and attach a curriculum vitae and a cover letter describing your interests.

Priority review of applicants will begin November 4, 2022, and this position will remain open to applications until filled.    

For additional information about the position, please contact Dr. Christopher Kramer, Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, via email at or phone: 434-982-0853.

For further information regarding the application process, please contact Jessica Russo, via email:

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