Infectious Diseases - Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Clinical Scholar Pathway - Infectious Diseases

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Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

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The Department of Medicine at the Robert Larner MD College of Medicine at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont has initiated a search for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor level (Clinical Scholar Pathway) in the Division of Infectious Diseases. We are seeking an outstanding physician/educator with a commitment to clinical care and medical education.

Clinical service will include attending on our busy inpatient infectious diseases consultation service at the University of Vermont Medical Center, the academic medical center providing tertiary care for over a million residents of Vermont and Upstate NY. The faculty member will interact with fellows, residents, medical students, and pharmacists, as well as provide outpatient care in our Ryan White-funded HIV clinic. There are ample opportunities to be involved in student, resident, fellow, medical staff and state-wide community education. Professional expertise in teaching and education can be enhanced by participation in the UVM Teaching Academy. The pursuit of scholarly activity and the development of faculty-led research is strongly encouraged. Current research strengths within our program include the study of enteric infections and the development of novel therapeutics (with a focus on intestinal protozoa) as well as the work of the UVM Vaccine Testing Center, including development of vaccines of global significance such as for Dengue and Zika, and human immunology. Our division also provides leadership in medical student and resident education, infection prevention, pandemic preparedness, and antibiotic stewardship.

Burlington, Vermont offers a spectacular quality of life with rich and diverse recreational and cultural activities during four beautiful seasons.

Applicants must be BC/BE in Infectious Diseases.
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.

Interested candidates should submit a CV and names of three references online at: for Position No. _________________. Questions regarding this opportunity may be directed to: W. Kemper Alston, MD, MPH, Infectious Diseases Unit, University of Vermont Medical Center, Smith 287, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401; or via email:

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Open Date 01/15/2018
Job Close Date
Job Type Full-time

Position Information

Posting Number F1011PO
Department Med-Infectious Disease/55540
Advertising/Posting Title Infectious Diseases - Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Clinical Scholar Pathway - Infectious Diseases
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 00023916
Employee FTE 1.0
Employee Term (months) 12

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
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  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application