Position Descriptions

  • Allergy & Immunology

    Assistant/Associate Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Allergy & Clinical Immunology

    The University of Florida Department of Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time clinical track position within the Division of General Internal Medicine Section of Allergy & Clinical Immunology. The successful candidate will practice within an Internal Medicine academic group practice seeing a personal panel of patients as well as teaching and supervising medical students and residents. The division also has research opportunities in quality and patient safety, medical education and other areas.

    We are dedicated to developing safer, more reliable, and more available systems of ambulatory and inpatient care. Faculty within the division are consistently recognized as among the best clinicians and educators in the UF College of Medicine. The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in cancer, cardiology, gastroenterology, kidney disorders and pulmonology. In addition, UF Health Shands Hospital is ranked among the top-50 in eight specialties in the 2016-2017 edition of America’s Best Hospitals, published by U.S. News & World Report. Resources available for professional development at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center include leadership, education, and research tracks within a Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI), formal mentorship programs and opportunities for teaching, research and other forms of scholarly activity.

    The Gainesville region has an inexpensive cost of living, nationally ranked middle and high schools, and superb weather with multiple year-round recreational opportunities including biking, hiking, kayaking, snorkeling and cave diving.

    Requisite attributes include a commitment to service, a strong sense of teamwork and a desire to train tomorrow’s doctors. Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Allergy/Clinical Immunology and eligible for a Florida Medical License. The annual salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and education.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Cardiovascular Medicine

    The University of Florida Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is seeking an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor with innovative leadership skills and good interpersonal skills to become an active and integral member of the Division.

    Enjoy excellent recreational activities year-round and nearby beautiful beaches. This will be a tenure or non-tenure accruing position. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    Applicants should have proficiency in clinical duties and be willing to promote teaching and research in our progressive and dynamic work environment. Clinical duties will include performance and teaching in general cardiology and cardiac imaging, attending on the general cardiology inpatient teaching service at UF Health Shands hospital, as well as outpatient clinic duties at the University clinics.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Applicants must have an MD degree and Board certification/eligibility in Cardiovascular Medicine and cardiac imaging. Will consider candidates with a variety of experience levels and who have an interest in basic or clinical research. Candidates must be U.S. or naturalized citizens and be proficient in spoken and written English.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.

The University of Florida Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is seeking an tenure/non-tenure, Assistant/Associate/Full Professor with innovative leadership skills and good interpersonal skills to become an active and integral member of the Division of Cardiology. Rank and Tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications.

Applicants should have a record of distinguished accomplishments and proficiency in clinical duties, administration, and clinical investigation to include mentoring new physicians, fostering a progressive and dynamic work environment, and promoting teaching and research. Responsibilities will include heart failure and cardiac imaging services at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida. Clinical duties will include performance and teaching in heart failure services and cardiac imaging. Coverage of inpatient heart failure services and general cardiology services as well as outpatient clinical duties and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

Applicants must have a medical degree and Florida Medical License.

Preferred Qualifications:

Applicants must have an MD degree. Will consider candidates with a variety of experience levels and who have an interest in basic or clinical research. Candidates must be U.S. or naturalized citizens and be proficient in spoken and written English.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    The University of Florida, Department  of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  is seeking a full­ time, 1.0 FTE research track or clinical track position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level. The position seeks talented researchers or clinical endocrinologists, ideally with at least 5 years of academic career experience.

    Candidates should have:

    • A strong interest in further developing a career in academic medicine
      • Either with an emphasis on clinical responsibilities with options to perform teaching and clinical translational research, or with a basic research orientation preferentially with an interest in the fields of obesity or type 2 diabetes
      • With a strong past track record of productivity and evidence of an ongoing NIH-funded (or equivalent) successful laboratory

    Resources for professional development at the University  of Florida HSC include  leadership, education, and research tracks, formal mentorship programs, and supported opportunities for teaching and research. The position has the option to include a part-time  appointment  at the immediately  adjacent VA Hospital. Requisite attributes  include a strong sense of teamwork  and a desire to  train  tomorrow’s doctors  through  our  fellowship  program (clinical  faculty)  or allowing postgraduate trainees in the lab (basic science faculty).

    The Gainesville community has superb weather, nationally ranked schools, multiple  year-round recreational opportunities, and is surrounded by several major metropolitan areas.

    Foreign national  candidates  whose employment conditions meet federal and University requirements under an immigrant classification are eligible to apply. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse faculty and staff.

    Qualifications:  Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism.

    Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

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 full-time clinical track faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level to pursue an academic career in Gastroenterology. The division seeks individuals with a clinical and research focus in the area of:

Advanced Endoscopy: EUS and ERCP skills required

The Division looks to add to a robust program in advanced and therapeutic endoscopy which includes ERCP, EUS, EMR and ESD, POEMs, RFA, cryotherapy, deep enteroscopy, and a growing program in endoscopic anti-reflux and obesity therapies.  Clinical duties include focused outpatient clinics, advanced endoscopic procedures, and periodic staffing of the GI inpatient and consult services at UF Health Shands Hospital. Multiple collaborative research opportunities exist in the areas of novel technology, pancreatitis, GI malignancies, biomarker discovery, inflammation and immunity, and the microbiome.  Teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows is required, as is teaching of fourth year advanced endoscopy fellows.

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

Minimum requirements: Applicants must have an MD degree or equivalent. Applicants must be board-certified or board-eligible in Gastroenterology and eligible for a Florida Medical License. Must have completed a fourth year fellowship or have equivalent experience.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Hemaology/Oncology 

The University of Florida Division of Hematology/Oncology within the Department of Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time, Assistant, Associate, Full Professor clinician-research physician. Tenure accruing and non-tenure accruing tracks are available. Rank and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications.

The department seeks an ABIM certified medical oncologist with experience in managing patients with lung and head and neck cancers and an active interest in the development and conduct of clinical trials. The individual will have a primarily clinical assignment, but will also be expected to develop and conduct clinical trials in patients with thoracic malignancies. As such, the position will be co-supported by the University of Florida Cancer Center.

We enjoy a collaborative relationship with UF Health Shands Hospital and pride ourselves on professional and cooperative interdisciplinary care. The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in cancer, cardiology, gastroenterology, kidney disorders, and pulmonology. In addition, UF Health Shands Hospital is ranked among the top-50 in eight specialties in the 2016-17 edition of America’s Best Hospitals, published by U.S. News & World Report. UF Health Shands Hospital is poised for continued growth with the rise of a new UF Health Shands Specialty Hospital Tower, slated for completion in December 2017.

Resources available for professional development at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center Include leadership, education, and research tracks within a Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI), formal mentorship programs, and supported opportunities for teaching and research. These faculty positions may be based at our University teaching hospital or at our immediately adjacent VA Hospital both of which serve a designated shortage area and/or a medically underserved area/population. Requisite attributes include a commitment to service, a strong sense of teamwork and a desire to train tomorrow’s doctors.

The Gainesville area has superb weather, inexpensive living, nationally ranked schools, and multiple year-round recreational opportunities.

Foreign national candidates whose employment conditions meet federal and University requirements under an immigrant classification are eligible to apply.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.


  • Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

The University of Florida Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine is seeking applicants for the Medical Director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit.  The MICU Med Director oversees the daily operations of the 36 bed MICU within UF Health, the Southeast’s most comprehensive academic medical center. Some of the primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop, implement and enforce MICU protocols, policy and procedures
  • Meet with MICU nursing staff to review bed control and manage MICU bed needs and facilitate transfer of patient in and out of the MICU
  • Review patient safety reports
  • Coordinate care with the ED physicians and AOD to manage/facilitate admission and transfer of patient in and out of the MICU
  • Supervise educational effort in the MICU to housestaff, medical students, PAs, etc.
  • Institutional representative on ICU improvement committees, Departmental committees, patient care committees, etc.

The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in pulmonology, cancer, cardiology, gastroenterology, kidney disorders. In addition, Shands Hospital is ranked among the top-50 in eight specialties in the 2016-2017 edition of America’s Best Hospitals, published by U.S. News & World Report.

Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Pulmonary & Critical Care, and be eligible for a Florida Medical License. The annual salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience and education.

The Gainesville area has superb weather, inexpensive living, nationally ranked schools, and multiple year around recreational opportunities.

Interested? Send CV and cover letter to careers@medicine.ufl.edu.