Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Florida College
of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida seeks applicants for an assistant,
associate or full professor position. The Pediatric Infectious Diseases program currently has one
full-time faculty member, and two part-time faculty members. We are looking to
expand the division with at least one more mid- to upper level faculty person
and a junior faculty member. The division will expand the group's research
effort and clinical activities. Academic rank will be
commensurate with experience; the ideal candidate would have at least several
years of faculty experience, clear research interests and be progressing
effectively for promotion and their career in infectious diseases. The
successful candidate may be appointed on the non-tenure or tenure-accruing
duties will include; leading or contributing the development of new research
activities within the division which produce collaboration with other pediatric
department members and other groups within the UF COM and produce successful
grant acquisition and publications, expand the clinical services provided in
both the inpatient and outpatient arenas (including but not limited to
infection control, transplant services in pediatrics, optimizing safety and
consistency of infectious disease care across the department, a travel clinic, telemedicine distance
program and outreach clinics) and further the division's educational activities
for students, residents, fellows especially raising the quality of the education
provided as part of the University of Florida, College of Medicine striving for excellence in education.
Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida, College of Medicine is
the premier academic medical center for children in northern Florida, and hosts
a broad range of NIH-funded biomedical scientists and clinical researchers who
benefit from robust institutional support. There is an abundance of research
opportunities and possibilities for collaboration throughout the university.
Florida is a classic college town, with numerous cultural offerings, easy
commutes, abundant housing options, excellent school districts, access to
numerous outdoor activities, and spectacular weather year-round.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:|
Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three reference letters.
For more information regarding Faculty benefits, please visit http://adminaffairs.med.ufl.edu/fringe-benefits/faculty-benefits/.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
This position has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply.