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.


  • General Internal Medicine

The University of Florida, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine is seeking applicants for a full-time or part-time clinical track position at the Ast/Aso/Full Professor level. The successful candidate will practice within a traditional Internal Medicine academic group practice with both ambulatory clinic and inpatient hospital ward patient care responsibilities with a significant emphasis on the teaching and supervision of medical students and residents in both settings. The division also has research opportunities in quality and outcomes.

The division is comprised of 27 faculty members specializing in the comprehensive medical care of adults. 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 seven specialties in the 2015-16 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 around recreational opportunities.The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Applicants must have an M.D. degree or equivalent.

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.


  • Hospital Medicine

The University of Florida Department of Medicine is actively seeking applications for multiple full-time clinical track academic positions in Hospital Medicine at the Clinical Assistant Professor level. The successful candidates will perform inpatient attending duties, including the option of serving on the medicine consult service, teaching and supervising medical students and residents, and performing quality and safety research. In addition, we are actively seeking candidates interested in night time positions where teaching opportunities are also present. Additional compensation is awarded for night shifts. Positions can be individualized and opportunities for leadership and project management are encouraged. The UF Division of Hospital Medicine is a dynamic division with strong initiatives in quality and safety, palliative care, and surgical co-management. We enjoy a close collaborative relationship with Shands Hospital and pride ourselves in professional and cooperative interdisciplinary care. The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in oncology, cardiology, gastroenterology, kidney disorders, and pulmonary medicine. In addition, UF Health Shands Hospital is ranked among the Top 50 in seven specialties in the 2015-16 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.

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 around recreational opportunities. We offer a generous base salary with strong incentive component.

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


  • Infectious Disease and Global Medicine

The University of Florida Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine is seeking applications for a part-time, multi-mission, clinical track position assistant/associate/full professor. This position includes clinical duties in the Infectious Diseases consult service, to include transplant and the doctor’s office setting.

We enjoy a collaborative relationship with UF Health Shands Hospital and pride ourselves in professional and cooperative interdisciplinary care. UF Health was 121th on the Forbes list of best places to work, one of only a few university health systems with medicall schools to be on the list. In addition, UF Health Shands Hospital is ranked among the top-50 in eight specialties in the 2017-18 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 supported opportunities for teaching and research. This faculty position will be based at our University teaching hospital, which serves 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 around recreational opportunities.

Salary is negotiable; rank and salary are commensurate with education and experience.

Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Infectious Diseases, and be eligible for a Florida Medical License.

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 a full time clinical track faculty member. This position includes clinical duties in the Medical Intensive Care Unit, Pulmonary Consult Service and Pulmonary doctor’s office setting. Applicants who have completed fellowship training in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Sleep Medicine are welcomed to apply and would be given applicable sleep medicine ambulatory clinic assignment in additional to MICU and consult rotations. The candidate has the opportunity to develop their research interest through collaborative work within our Division and Department and teach in our ACGME accredited fellowship programs. Rank and Tenure status will commensurate with qualifications.

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