Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - PEDS - Immunology

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Work type: Faculty Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Health Profession
Department:29091400 - MD-PEDS-IMMUNOLOGY

Classification Title:

AST/ASO/FULL PROF

Job Description:

The 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 track.

Specific 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.

The 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.

Gainesville, 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.

Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable based on qualification and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida in Pediatrics and be board certified/eligible in General Pediatrics or the appropriate subspecialty.

Preferred Qualifications:
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.

Health Assessment Required:Yes

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