Job no: 523841
Work type: Non-Tenure-Track Faculty
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Allied Health
Department:29340000 - MD-UROLOGY
Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor - Urologic Oncologist
The Department of Urology at the University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking a BC/BE Fellowship-Trained Urologic Oncologist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level for a full-time faculty position.
Background. The Department of Urology is the leading academic urology program in the state of Florida. 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 a joint appointment at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville, FL. UF is the 5th ranked public university in the nation. The UF College of Medicine is ranked in the top 50 of all U.S. medical schools for NIH research dollars awarded to medical schools and is ranked No. 23 among public institutions.
Clinical. Seeking a candidate with broad clinical experience in urologic oncology with a particular interest in, but not limited to, one of the following potential areas:
1) Prostate cancer: The candidate should have experience in all aspects of the evaluation and treatment of prostate cancer including robotic surgery and active surveillance as well as focal therapy. UF Urology has an established prostate MRI fusion biopsy multidisciplinary program in conjunction with colleagues from radiology, pathology and radiation oncology.
2) Bladder/Kidney cancer: Alternatively, the candidate may have an interest in treating advanced bladder and kidney cancer employing a multi-disciplinary approach along with both robotic and open techniques and strong clinical trials involvement. UF urology has a strong multi-disciplinary approach for advanced kidney cancer patients and for advanced bladder cancer and bladder sparing eligible patients.
It is expected regardless of clinical area of interest that the candidate has a strong academic research interest. The candidate would also receive excellent mentorship of two established urologic oncologists (Paul Crispen, MD and Padraic O’Malley, MD).
Rank and salary commensurate with education and experience.
Applicants must have a M.D. degree and be licensed in or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida and be board certified or eligible.
Preferred Qualifications:BC/BE Fellowship-Trained Urologic OncologistSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered, you must upload a current CV, letter of interest, and list of 3 references, or 3 letters of reference.
This position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Applicants are also encouraged to express their interest and obtain additional information about the position by contacting Kim Hewit at 352-273-7834 or [email protected].
The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.
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/.
Health Assessment Required:Yes
Advertised: 16 Sep 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Open until filled