Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Gastroenterology

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Work type: Faculty Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Health Profession
Department:29051400 - MD-GASTROENTEROLOGY

Classification Title:

Ast/Aso/Full Professor

Job Description:

The University of Florida Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, part of UF Health, the Southeast's most comprehensive academic health center, invites applicants for a full-time clinical track faculty position in advanced endoscopy.

The ideal candidate will have expertise in ERCP, EUS, enteral stenting, EMR, deep enteroscopy, and RFA. The advanced endoscopy program currently has 5 faculty members and provides service to both UF Health Shands Hospital and the nearby Malcom Randall VA Medical Center. We currently offer EUS, ERCP, EMR and ESD, POEMS, deep spiral enteroscopy, enteral stenting, lumen restoration, RFA, and cryotherapy. Clinical duties would include weekly outpatient clinics, performing advanced endoscopic procedures, and staffing of the GI inpatient and consult services at UF Health Shands Hospital. The endoscopy unit at UF Health is state of the art, and the advanced endoscopy program is supported by a dedicated patient navigator. Multiple collaborative research opportunities exist in the areas of pancreatic diseases, GI malignancy, experimental and animal endoscopy, new technology development, and obesity. The program trains 1-2 fourth year advanced endoscopy fellows each year, and teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows is also expected. A leadership role is possible, for the highly qualified candidate. Academic appointment is commensurate with experience. 

The Gainesville region has an inexpensive cost of living, nationally ranked middle and high schools, and superb weather with multiple year-round recreational opportunities. 

Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable; Rank and salary commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have an MD degree or equivalent. Applicants must have undergone a 4th year advanced endoscopy training program, or have equivalent experience. Applicants must be board-certified or board-eligible in Gastroenterology and eligible for a Florida Medical License.

Preferred Qualifications:  
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please attach curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation.

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 the 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. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

This position has been reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: Yes

 

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