Clinical Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Pediatric Residency Program Director (62581)

Pensacola, Florida
Jul 15, 2020
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Clinical Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Pediatric Residency Program Director (62581)

Pensacola, Florida
Open Date:
Jul 13, 2020
Close Date:
Apr 8, 2021

The University Of Florida College Of Medicine is seeking a Program Director to lead the fully accredited Pediatrics residency training program at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.

The program emphasizes both primary and subspecialty care experiences, quality care initiatives, mentorship, and developing well-rounded advocates for children's health issues. The University of Florida is the sponsoring GME institution for the program and a University of Florida non tenure, faculty appointment will be given commensurate with experience. Information on our Pediatric Residency program can be found at Sacred Heart - Pediatric Residency Program.  

As the Residency Program Director the incumbent would ensure high quality education that meets the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and Program Requirements for Graduate Medical Education in Pediatrics, and would be consistent with the mission and vision of the Program at Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola.

The Studer Family Children’s Hospital celebrated its 50th year in 2019 with the opening of a new Children’s Hospital. The Children’s Hospital has a full complement of pediatric subspecialties and support programs. Through UF Health and Ascension Sacred Heart, we are staying on the leading edge of children's healthcare. Our mission is to promote health through outstanding and high-quality patient care; innovative and rigorous education in the health professions and biomedical sciences; and high-impact research across the spectrum of basic, translational and clinical investigation. 

Pensacola is a beautiful and vibrant coastal city in the western Florida panhandle. The family-friendly city has a flourishing downtown and waterfront, numerous outdoor activities and cultural offerings, and the #1 beach in Florida according to USA Today. With a low cost of living and no state income tax, Pensacola has something to offer everyone. 


Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent, be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida, and be board certified in pediatrics, meeting the requirements for Maintenance of Certification in pediatrics or a subspecialty of pediatrics through The American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). Candidates must also have at least three years of educational and administrative experience within a residency training program.

Application Instructions:

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three professional references, or three letters of reference. Three letters of recommendation will be required of final candidate.

Review of applications will begin on July 28th, 2020 and will continue until a sufficient applicant pool has been established.

Selected 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 approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

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.