The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida is currently recruiting for a full-time (1.0 FTE), multi-mission track Assistant/Associate/Professor faculty position in the Adult Psychiatry Division. This position will primarily provide psychiatric outpatient services in our Springhill Health Center. There is also opportunity for provision of consultation liaison or inpatient services depending on interest. The successful candidate must be able to work effectively with multi-disciplinary teams and diverse populations.
Clinical faculty in the department are engaged in UF and national collaborations that afford rich opportunities for career development. As a faculty member in the College of Medicine, the candidate will also contribute to its education mission by participating in clinical teaching of residents and medical students. The faculty member will serve an important academic role by contributing to clinical program development, educational initiatives as well as possibly contributing to clinical research programs. Finally, the successful candidate must be willing to engage in service at the level of the department, college, and larger profession and demonstrate a strong commitment to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
The successful applicant will have a demonstrated record of clinical excellence, research or teaching interest in an academic medical center. Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent, be Board Certified or Board Eligible M.D. in Psychiatry and able to obtain a Florida Medical License.
|About the University of Florida, College of Medicine:
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida in the College of Medicine is one of the largest multifaceted programs in UF centered within a major academic health center. Clinical faculty in the Department of Psychiatry at UF are engaged in clinical care covering a variety of modalities, including psychopharmacology, psychotherapy, neuromodulation (e.g., TMS, deep brain stimulation), and other emerging treatments such as ketamine treatment. This position provides opportunities for active collaboration with other departments including internal medicine, family and community medicine, neurology, obstetrics and gynecology.
UF is an active campus in the heart of a growing city. UF is one of the Top 5 public universities in the nation and one of the largest medical centers in Florida. UF is a leader in the Southeast for innovative, evidence-based treatment programs for a variety of mental health disorders with a strong commitment to the conduct of clinical science. UF College of Medicine is ranked 36th among the nation’s top research medical schools, according to U.S. News & World Report. Among public medical schools, UF ranks No.15 nationally and is the highest-ranked medical school in the state of Florida. For more information click on "Why Choose Medicine At UF?"
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|Special Instructions to Applicants:
Interested applicants should submit the following items as part of the online application:
- Cover letter that states applicant’s interest in the position and qualification relative to the credentials listed above.
- Curriculum Vitae
- Reference Names/Contact Information (3). The cover letter should include the names and contact information of three individuals who can provide an evaluative appraisal of the applicant’s work, potential in the field, and capacity to be an effective colleague in an academic health sciences center. References will be requested from the Department should the applicant be considered.
- Diversity statement indicating how your previous experiences have prepared you to contribute to an inclusive institutional culture.
- The Search Committee will accept applications until the position is filled. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The 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 Employment Opportunity Institution. 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.
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