Assistant Professor - Pediatrics CHRI

gainesville FL
Aug 11, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title: Assistant Professor - Pediatrics CHRI Job Description:

The University of Florida’s Department of Pediatrics is seeking a full time Assistant Professor to pursue a career within the Child Health Research Institute. This is a 1.0 FTE tenure-accruing position. The ideal candidate should have a successful track record in research. The position has a 100% research assignment where the candidate will commit 85% of his/her time to research related activities, 10% to training/teaching of other personnel/students, and 5% to participation in administrative and scientific meetings on and off campus. The major duty of the position is to study multi-system disease, involving multiple neurological, cardiac, and metabolic manifestations. Additionally, the faculty member will be expected to recruit and advise graduate students, develop a nationally and internationally recognized research program, publish study results in peer-reviewed journals, and procure extramural funding.

Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable to commensurate with education and experience.

Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. and/or M.D.  Preferred Qualifications:

Successful track record of obtaining extramural research funding.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three professional references with contact information.   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   For more information regarding Faculty benefits, please visit   The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Health Assessment Required: Yes

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