Ast/Aso/Full Prof - Palliative Care

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

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Job Description: The University of Florida, Department of Medicine, Division of Palliative Care, is seeking a board certified physician or board eligible in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine, for a full time faculty position.  Fellowship training in Palliative Medicine is preferred, but experience or training may replace this requirement.  UF Health is a progressive academic medical center that includes three, state-of-the-art hospitals, (UF Health Shands, UF Health Cancer Hospital, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital) in addition to a Comprehensive Cancer Center that includes a Supportive Oncology program consisting of a Palliative and Integrative Medicine ambulatory clinic.  The hospital based Palliative Care Service includes dedicated support staff in addition to shared hospital personnel to include APP's, social workers, chaplains, psychologists, palliative resource nurses and pharmacy support.  The main responsibilities of this faculty position include attending on the inpatient  palliative care consultation service, supervising and instructing palliative care trainees, supervising APP's along with participating in clinical, educational and research activities of the service.  We seek highly motivated leaders to support the growth of our palliative care program, including development of a fellowship program.  Academic rank will be awarded commensurate with experience.  Qualified applicants should send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference.  The University of Florida is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  Rank and Tenure status will commensurate with qualifications.
Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable, commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Board certified physician or board eligible in Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine

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

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

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

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.

Health Assessment Required: Yes


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