Job Overview

Summary


 Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 1111480

 

OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

 

Academic Emergency Medicine Physician: The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), Syracuse, New York has a full-time employment opportunity in its state-of-the-art Emergency Department. Candidates must be board eligible/board certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. The Syracuse VAMC is an active teaching hospital affiliated with the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University (UMU). As this position involves teaching house-staff, the successful candidate must be eligible for an academic appointment with SUNY UMU. Applicants must possess a full and unrestricted license in any state. American citizenship or resident alien status is required. Interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and current CV to Linda.Zavalauskas@va.gov . Information on Upstate New York VISN 2 VA Healthcare Network can be found at www.syracuse.va.gov . Position is subject to random drug testing and a criminal background check. The Syracuse VAMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Recruitment/Relocation incentive may be authorized.

NOTE:  Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the salary of the applicant selected. 

VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.


Pending funding availability: the incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program.  Recruitment/relocation incentives may be authorized.  PCS relocation services may be authorized at the discretion of the SVAMC.

Duties

Major Duties

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible by the American Board of Emergency Medicine
  • This position involves teaching house-staff from the State University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • Must be eligible for an academic appointment with the State University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • Applicants must possess a full and unrestricted license in any State

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No