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 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 are to provide general cardiology and cardiac imaging services at UF Health Shand’s Hospital. Clinical duties will include performance and teaching in general cardiology and cardiac imaging, attending on the general cardiology inpatient teaching service, as well as outpatient clinic duties at the University clinics.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

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.

  • Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

The University of Florida Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine is seeking applicants for Medical Intensive Care Unit Medical Director. The MICU Medical Director devotes 25% of their time to the daily operations of the MICU within UF Health Shands Hospital. 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.

– Serve as institutional representative on ICU improvement committees, departmental committees, patient care committees, etc.

– Serve as the divisional representative for MICU expansion.

The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in pulmonology, cancer, cardiology, gastroenterology and kidney disorders. In addition, UF Health is ranked among the top-50 in eight specialties in the 2016-17 edition of America’s Best Hospitals 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-round recreational opportunities.

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