Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Artificial Intelligence, UF Health Colleges (70950)Location:
Gainesville, Jacksonville, Lake Nona, FloridaOpen Date:
Feb 25, 2021Description:
The University of Florida Health colleges of Dentistry, Medicine-Gainesville, Medicine-Jacksonville, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions, and Veterinary Medicine invite applications for faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate or full Professor rank in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the health sciences.
Successful applicants will support the University of Florida’s vision to become a national leader in the application of AI. This vision is supported by a $70 million initial investment and implementation of the most powerful AI supercomputer in higher education in the world, which will elevate the university’s reach and impact in research, teaching, and economic development. In support of this bold vision, the university is hiring 100 new faculty members, including at least 30 faculty members in the Health Sciences. Successful applicants will join a cross-college network of AI researchers grounded in the values of Trustworthy AI, Community, and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI).
Faculty members hired through this initiative will be appointed in departments throughout the UF Health colleges. Faculty members may be hired into tenure-track or non-tenure track positions.
Applicants must have a doctoral degree in the health sciences, computer science, engineering, or related disciplines.
For clinician-scientists who seek to practice they must have the relevant licenses/certifications to practice in their discipline/specialty.
Candidates should have experience and expertise in (1) developing and using artificial intelligence methods, with an interest in applying those methods to health-related research; or (2) health sciences research, with an interest in novel AI solutions.Application Instructions:
Application review will continue until the positions are filled. To view the job posting online and submit an application packet, which includes a CV, letter of interest, and list of references, go to https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/ and search by Job# 70950. For further information about the position, contact the search committee co-chairs, Chris Harle, PhD, Professor at [email protected] or Patrick Tighe, MD, MS, Associate Professor and Donn M Dennis Professor of Anesthetic Innovation, at [email protected].
The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The University is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in also aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotion, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits and training.
We welcome nominations of and applications from anyone who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and outreach mission, including women, members of underrepresented groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our faculty, staff, and students make up a community of all social, economic and ethnic backgrounds. The richness of that diversity contributes to our innovation and shared success. Join a culture that strives to foster an environment of inclusion, awareness, and engagement. Visit the Office of the Chief Diversity Officer for more information - https://cdo.ufl.edu/
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 educational 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 http://www.naces.org/.