Job no: 519884
Work type: Non-Tenure-Track Faculty
Location: Jacksonville Campus
Categories: Health Profession
Department:30130000 - JX-RADIOLOGY-JACKSONVILLE
CLIN AST PROF
The Department of Radiology at University of Florida - Jacksonville is seeking a full-time FTE candidate to expand the dedicated and established trauma/emergency radiology division to cover evening shift, one week on and one week off. Required to have a timely final interpretation of cases originating in the ED and Trauma center. Responsibilities also include teaching and supervision of residents on the emergency service in order to increase their knowledge base and confidence in interpretation of complex trauma and emergent radiology exams originating in the ED.
Candidates must be Board Certified/ Board Eligible in Diagnostic Radiology. Fellowship training in Emergency Radiology, is preferred; however, work experience will also be considered. Candidates must be able to obtain a license to practice medicine in the state of Florida and meet the qualifications for a full time faculty position at the University of Florida. Responsibilities include coverage of the plain films, fluoroscopy, MRI, CT, and US. Expertise in all image guided procedures is required, including those using US, MRI and CT guidance. Timely final interpretation of cases originating in the ED and Trauma center. This is a non-tenure track position.
The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville is the largest of the three colleges at the Health Science Center Jacksonville. The college is affiliated with UF Health in Jacksonville, a health system comprised of two hospitals — the 603-bed UF Health Jacksonville and 92-bed UF Health North — and more than 60 primary and specialty care practices throughout Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.
The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 440 faculty members, 1,560 staff and 384 residents and fellows, as well as medical students from UF and around the country. We offer an incredible breadth of clinical training program sand proud to train many of best primary care providers and specialists throughout the region, the state and the country.
The college offers 38 accredited graduate medical education programs and 14 non-standard programs. More than 100 residents and fellows from programs across the U.S. come to UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville to participate in various clinical rotations as well.
In addition to graduate medical education, clinical rotations in all the major disciplines are provided for students from the UF College of Medicine in Gainesville. Third-year medical students enrolled at UF spend about 25 percent of their training at the Jacksonville campus, gaining valuable experience in an urban setting. While third-year rotations are only offered to UF students, elective rotations in the final year of clinical training are available to students from accredited schools in the US and Canada.
For practicing physicians, the college offers a continuing medical education program that recruits national and international speakers who are well known and respected in their fields.
The college's faculty, residents and fellows are active in clinical research. Residents and fellows regularly present their findings at locations across the country and publish their projects in well-known publications. In 2019, the campus received $23.1 million in external research funding, approximately 50% of which was federally sponsored projects.
The campus houses a 16,000-square-foot clinical and translational research facility. To support faculty and resident research, the college has a Center for Data Solutions, offering researchers analytics, epidemiology and biostatistics support, and a Center for Research Training, helping develop the next generation of highly collaborative clinical researchers.
Located in the Northeastern part of the state on the Atlantic Ocean, Jacksonville’s weather is sunny and pleasant. We enjoy an average of 320 days of sunshine each year, yet have the coolest summers in the state. Known as the River City, Jacksonville is a major port city with numerous waterways, two Naval bases, several nature preserves, marshes, lakes, wetlands and miles of beaches. Flowing through Jacksonville is the 310-mile St. Johns River, which plays a major role in our work and play.
To learn more about our college, our leadership and our campus, please visit us at https://med.jax.ufl.edu/about/.
Salary is negotiable; commensurate with experience and qualifications
Candidates must be MD/DO - Board Certified/ Board Eligible in Diagnostic Radiology. Candidate also must be able to obtain a license to practice medicine in the state of Florida and meet the qualifications for a full time faculty position at the University of Florida.
It is preferred candidate will be fellowship trained in Cardiothoracic Imaging and experienced in all aspects of imaging and intervention.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The search committee will begin to review applications as soon as an applicant pool is identified. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please upload cover letter and CV with application.
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 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.
Health Assessment Required:Yes
Advertised: 18 May 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Open until filled