Associate/Full Professor

Gainesville FL, FL
Sep 20, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Associate/Full Professor

Job Description:

The Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research (PTR) invites applications for the position of Head of the newly created Division of Community-based Pharmacotherapy. The position is a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Clinical Associate or full Professor. The division is the largest of three divisions and currently includes 25 faculty.

The Division Head is expected to provide vision, strategic direction, and management for a Division within the overall structure of the PTR Department. Division Heads carry personnel responsibilities for faculty as delegated by the PTR Chair and report directly to the PTR Chair. The Division Head, working collaboratively with other Division Heads, is responsible for a wide-range of matters including professional education and support of scholarship / research growth. The Division Head represents the Division, both internally and externally, to the various stakeholders who share the Division’s focus. The Division Head also serves as part of the PTR Department administrative team through active participation in various Department planning, implementation and evaluation activities.

Additional information on the department and college can be found at the sites below:



Advertised Salary:

Commensurate with qualification and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

The applicant is expected to have a doctoral degree (e.g. Pharm.D., Ph.D.). Other requirements include a strong record of accomplishments in scholarship. Excellent communication skills are essential. Appointment as a Clinical Professor requires research/scholarship and teaching proficiency that are consistent with appointment to that rank at a research-intensive university. 

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous teaching experience, formal post-doctoral research training, strong record of accomplishment in research/scholarship, and experience in mentoring students is preferred.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The Search Committee will accept applications until the position is filled. For full consideration, applications should be received by October 15, 2017.

Interested applicants should apply online at and submit: (1) a letter of interest; (2) complete curriculum vitae; and (3) contact information for at least three professional/academic references. Three letters of recommendation will be required for final candidates.

E-mail inquiries to: Dr. Steven Smith, Search Committee Chair,

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.

The final candidate will be required to provide an 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

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.  Criminal Background Check will be required.

Health Assessment Required: No


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