Part-Time Clinical Assistant Professor - General Urology (32674)

Location
Gainesville, FL
Posted
Apr 12, 2021
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Part-Time Clinical Assistant Professor - General Urology (32674)

Location:
Gainesville, FL
Open Date:
Apr 10, 2021
Close Date:
May 13, 2021
Description:

The Department of Urology at the University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Urologist at the Assistant Professor level for a part-time, three day per week clinical assignment.

Background. The University of Florida (UF) Department of Urology at UF Health Shands Hospital is a tertiary referral center that serves the population of north central Florida, southern Georgia and surrounding communities. The candidate would join the department, which has 20 full-time and part-time urologists who support general, endourology, urologic oncology, female, pediatric, male-infertility and reconstructive urologic surgery. In addition, the candidate would have the opportunity for a joint appointment at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville, FL. The University of Florida is ranked 6th in the top public schools in the nation. UF College of Medicine is one of 16 colleges within the university and these additional colleges provide an environment rich in cross departmental collaborations. In 2020, research funding at the UF College of Medicine exceeded $310M.

Clinical. We are seeking a candidate with broad experience in treatments as applied to general urologic conditions. We are primarily seeking candidates whose clinical focus is coverage of both office and surgical treatment of general, and small urologic cases. The candidate would join a robust multidisciplinary team of physicians including fellowship-trained endourologists, reconstruction specialists, urologic oncologists, and pediatric urologists. Additionally, the candidate will have the opportunity to serve as a mentor and teacher for UF urology fellows, residents and medical students from UF Health Shands Hospital at the UF College of Medicine. Additional resources including four daVinci robotics, UroNav MRI-US fusion prostate biopsy technology, urologic oncology nurse navigator as well as nine shared mid-level providers to support the candidate’s clinical practice.

Research. For those candidates with a keen interest in pursuing research as part of their academic career, the UF College of Medicine is a superb location to practice as it offers excellent intramural funding opportunities in addition to traditional government funding mechanisms. In 2020, NIH funding at the UF College of Medicine exceeded $100M. Protected time for research is available for qualified candidates who receive research funding. Mentorship from experienced faculty members will be provide for candidates without prior independent research experience and/or funding. Strong interest and participation in clinical trials is required and will be conducted in conjunction with the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute and UF Cancer Center.


Qualifications:

Applicants must be licensed in or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida, and be board certified or board eligible.


Application Instructions:

In order to be considered, you must upload a current CV, letter of interest, and 3 letters of recommendation or a list of 3 professional references.

Final candidate will be required to provide 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 http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. 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.

 

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.

This position was originally posted under requisition #507093. Previous applicants are still being considered and need not re-apply.

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