College of Medicine Careers & Job Opportunities
The University of Vermont College of Medicine, recognized for its innovative curriculum and world-class research, offers an opportunity to work and live in a beautiful, active and engaged community. Our physicians, scientists, students and staff share a commitment to and passion for education, investigation, innovation, collaboration, and caring for others.
Vermont's Academic Medical Center
With our teaching hospital partner Fletcher Allen Health Care, the University of Vermont College of Medicine serves as the state's only academic medical center. Patients benefit from the world-class teaching expertise of our clinical faculty, as well as access to state-of-the-art clinical research taking place at the College. Students enjoy easy, frequent and meaningful access to clinical experiences. The compact nature of our campus enhances accessibility, communication and collaborations.
The Vermont Integrated Curriculum (VIC) is a national model for educating physicians in an atmosphere that stresses the interrelated nature of the basic and clinical sciences. The VIC is supported by COMET (College of Medicine Education Tools), an award-winning, web-based, UVM-designed hybrid learning environment that includes virtual reality models, streaming audio and video, as well as secure online exams. More on Education.
Research funding at the College of Medicine has increased 300 percent in the last decade, to more than $82 million annually. Today, researchers in laboratory, clinical and community settings work to bring greater understanding of disease and wellness, and new, more effective treatments in key areas such as cardiovascular, cancer, neuroscience and lung biology. More on Research.
Life in Vermont
Located in Burlington, Vermont (perennially voted one of America's healthiest and most exciting small cities), UVM's setting in a valley on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and the Green mountain ranges, inspires visitors and residents. As the state's educational, medical, financial and cultural epicenter, Burlington is Vermont's prized city. The state's "human scale" offers residents unique opportunities to get involved and gain essential experience. In addition, Vermont is rich with recreation and outdoor activities year-round including some of the best skiing and riding mountains in the East, hiking trails, serene waterways and rock faces. For a more civilized experience, the local restaurants and shopping never disappoint. Find more about directions, campus maps and transportation options on Directions and Maps.
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