Clinical Assistant Professor
CLIN AST PROFJob Description:
The Department of Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time, clinical track position in Hospital Medicine at the Assistant Professor rank. The successful candidate may perform inpatient attending duties, including consultations, teaching and supervising medical students and residents, quality and safety research.
The position can be individualized and opportunities for leadership and project management are encouraged. The 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, Shands Hospital is ranked among the Top 50 in eight specialties in the 2011 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.
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.
We offer a generous base salary with strong incentive component. State 30/J1 visa waiver may apply.Advertised Salary:
Salary is negotiable, commensurate with education and experience.Minimum Requirements:
Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine, and be eligible for a Florida Medical License. M.D. degree or equivalent is required.Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order for an application to be considered complete, please submit a CV, cover letter, and 3 letters of reference.
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 the 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. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.Health Assessment Required: Yes.