Research Assistant/Associate Professor

Gainesville FL
Oct 02, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Research Assistant/Associate Professor

Job Description:

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking candidates with a developing clinical research program in addiction science. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) non-tenure track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level with research experience. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will have skills in multi-modal neurobehavioral assessment techniques and prior experience working with clinical populations and treatment systems. Documented evidence of productivity based on publications in appropriate peer-reviewed journals and scientific presentations are requisite. Successful competition for and/or evidence of a high probability for conduct of an externally funded program of research is also anticipated.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable and commensurate with experience. 

Minimum Requirements:

Doctoral degree or medical degree in a relevant discipline, and 3-5 years of postdoctoral experience. 

Preferred Qualifications:

Evidence for mentoring students and developing productive and collegial interactions with scientific and clinical colleagues will also be important considerations. As a faculty member in the College of Medicine, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in both independent and collaborative research programs, and contribute to graduate and medical education. 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Interested applicants are required to apply through the Careers at UF website

Applicants must provide a letter of interest, three letters of reference, and most recent curriculum vitae.

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 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. 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


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