Open Rank Professor, 12 Month - Multiple Positions (Family Medicine & Rural Health) - Medicine

Job description

Job ID: 44496

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Family Medicine & Rural Health at the College of Medicine


The Florida State University College of Medicine (COM) invites interested individuals to apply for multiple faculty positions in the Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health.

The positions will involve significant teaching of medical students as well as assisting in the delivery of an innovative, integrated curriculum and practice in a new clinical facility. We have research interests in the areas of health equity, community health, rural health, and innovative health care.

FSU COM has a focused mission of training patient-centered physicians devoted to the needs of rural, under-served, minority, and elderly populations. The School is committed to diversity and inclusion and is very "Family Medicine friendly" with family physicians holding several key administrative positions, including Dean of the College.


Applicants must have a doctoral degree in an appropriate field and personal/professional goals which are consistent with the mission of the FSU College of Medicine.

Relevant academic/clinical/professional experience and excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Providers trained in and passionate about Family Medicine.

Completion of an approved U.S. Residency Program and Board Certification in Family Medicine or in an acceptable discipline are required for physicians.

Candidates will be required to obtain the appropriate Florida licensure within 90 days of hire.

*Include letter of interest and curriculum vitae with the online application.*


Experience in teaching medical students and/or primary care research is highly desirable.

Knowledge and experience with medical informatics is desirable.

Other Information

This job opening will be used to recruit for multiple open rank positions: 57516 and 56078.

Contact Info

Joedrecka Brown Speights, MD FAAFP
Professor and Chair
Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health
FSU College of Medicine
1115 West Call Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300
[email protected]

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita and Include letter of interest and curriculum vitae with the online application.

*Include letter of interest and curriculum vitae with the online application.*

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

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Posted: 12/5/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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