Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

Gainesville FL
Jul 07, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Clinical Ast/Aso/Full Professor

Job Description:

The Department of Biostatistics is recruiting a non-tenure track faculty member at the Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. The Department is situated jointly within the College of Public Health and Health Professions (PHHP) and the College of Medicine (COM), in the Clinical and Translational Research Building, facilitating multidisciplinary research. This clinical track position is a teaching position within the Department with no research expectations. The responsibilities of this position include teaching courses in one or more of the programs affiliated with the Department including the MS and PhD in Biostatistics Programs and a concentration in Biostatistics as part of the Masters of Public Health Program. The department currently has about 20 faculty members and about 50 graduate students. The Department works closely with the NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Science Institute and is home to the Children’s Oncology Group, the Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases and multiple NIH and other grants.

The University of Florida is located in Gainesville, FL, which has been ranked the Best Place to Live in the US by Sperling and Sander’s Cities Ranked & Rated. The College of Public Health and Health Professions and the College of Medicine are in the University’s Health Science Center, which also includes the Colleges of Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry, and Veterinary Health. The Health Science Center also partners with the immediately adjacent UF Health Shands Hospital, and Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, and the UF Health Science Center Regional campus located in Jacksonville, FL. Additional major institutes and centers located at the University of Florida include the Emerging Pathogens Institute, the Institute of Child Health Policy, the UF Health Cancer Center, the UF Genetics Institute, the Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the McKnight Brain Institute, all of which provide state-of-the-art environments and access to large data sets for faculty collaboration. 

Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable, commensurate with rank.

Minimum Requirements:

An appropriate doctoral level degree in biostatistics or a related quantitative discipline.

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring.

An interest in biostatistics education in the health sciences.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV and list of three references.

Review of materials will begin July 22, 2017 and will continue until a sufficient applicant pool has been established.

Final candidates 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 the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required: No