Assistant/Associate Professor, Complex Pain Anesthesiologist

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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 Anesthesiology at The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont /University of Vermont Medical Center, in affiliation with the University of Vermont Medical Group, is seeking a Board certified or Board eligible Pain Medicine Attending Anesthesiologist with an interest in supporting our teaching, research, clinical and administrative missions. The ideal candidate would have interest and expertise in utilizing complementary medicine approaches such as acupuncture, yoga and meditation. Additionally the ideal candidate would have expertise and certification in Addiction Medicine and be comfortable prescribing oral opioid replacement therapies. The clinical site of this position will be the Complex Pain Management Clinic, which is described below. This is a clinical scholar pathway faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level based at the University of Vermont Medical Center with an expected 80% time commitment. The position includes a three-year 40% commitment for protected time to allow the recipient to develop programs that will secure funding for further academic work.

University of Vermont Medical Center is a busy academic hospital with a Level-1 trauma center and is the only location for tertiary referrals for the catchment area of Vermont and northern upstate New York. The Anesthesiology department is an academic practice consisting of 44 full and part-time anesthesiologists, 23 nurse anesthetist/anesthesia assistants, a residency program, and a pain fellowship. The Complex Pain Management Clinic is a multidisciplinary group consisting of practitioners from Family Medicine, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology, and UVM Integrative Health with appropriate support personnel. The clinic is a referral resource for patients with chronic pain and the frequently associated co-morbidities of psychiatric illness and/or substance use. The clinic is designed to stabilize these patients, develop individual, multimodal, treatment plans and return them to their medical home.

Located in Burlington, The University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine and the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermont’s only academic medical center, and provides tertiary care to patients from Vermont and northern NY. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S. Additional information about the University of Vermont Medical Center and the Department of Anesthesiology can be obtained at:

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.

Qualified applicants should submit an application online at For additional information, please contact Lydia Grondin, M.D., Director of Anesthesiology Faculty Recruitment, at . All applications must be submitted online.

Job Open Date 02/09/2018
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Position Information

Posting Number F1036PO
Department Anesthesiology/55500
Advertising/Posting Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Complex Pain Anesthesiologist
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 00024688
Employee FTE .8
Employee Term (months) 12

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  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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