Lecturer - Physiology Functional Genome

Mar 06, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Lecturer in Medical Physiology

Job Description:

The University of Florida invites applications for a Lecturer in Medical Physiology, a non-tenure track 12-month full-time faculty position in the Department of Physiology and Functional Genomics, College of Medicine. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Physiology or related discipline, and a broad base working knowledge of physiology, with specialty knowledge preferably in one or more of these areas: cardiovascular; muscle; exercise; endocrinology; renal physiology; gastrointestinal physiology. The student base includes medical students, physician assistants, and graduate students. Responsibilities include classroom lectures on campus, as well as online distance learning courses.

The University of Florida is one of the nation's top twenty Association of American Universities (AAU) public research universities. With more than 46,000 students, UF is one of the largest universities in the nation. UF's remarkably diverse campus in north central Florida includes a major arts and sciences component, the Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, and the Health Science Center including Shands at UF Hospital. There is an adjacent Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Physiology or related discipline and a broad base working knowledge of physiology.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred qualifications include documented success in teaching, evidence-based teaching practices, and flexibility in using non-traditional approaches such as Team-Based Learning. Experience working with IT personnel, online courses, electronic media, and instructional technology is desirable.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To be considered, applications must be submitted on-line at http://jobs.ufl.edu/ reference job number:501572. 

Please include (1) a curriculum vitae; (2) a statement of your teaching philosophy including a description of your past teaching experience and future plans (not to exceed one page); (3) a brief description of your research background (not to exceed one page); and (4) names and e-mail addresses of at least three references. To ensure full consideration, all application materials should be submitted by 3/31/2017, when the search committee will begin reviewing applications.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EST) of the posting end date.

For more information of our department, the departmental website is http://physiology.med.ufl.edu/

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 opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).

Health Assessment Required: No


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