Gainesville, Alachua County
Mar 28, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Requisition Number: 0905256

Department: 29310203-MD-GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description: The University of Florida College of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine in Gainesville is seeking motivated and enthusiastic Geriatricians for full-time, non-tenure, clinician educator track faculty position in a fast growing academic environment. Responsibilities: The Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Aging and Geriatric Research is inviting applications at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level. Depending on the candidates' preference and background, this position offers the opportunity for involvement in various clinical and educational environments: trauma, ambulatory palliative care, acute care surgery, inpatient and outpatient consults, primary care or long term care in skilled nursing facilities; clinical research; medical directorship; clerkship directorship, teaching students, residents, and geriatric fellows; clinical programs development; and other venues. Sharing on-call to provide telephone coverage for nights, weekends, holidays, vacation, CME, etc. will be expected. The clinical duties are subject to realignment based on the growth of the services.

Minimum Requirements: Minimum qualifications: commitment to geriatric patient care, eligibility to work in the US, residency-trained Internist or Family Medicine (D.O. or M.D.), fellowship training in geriatrics, and/or Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine; eligibility for Florida Medical license, DEA license, and appropriate Board certification or eligibility.

Preferred Qualifications: Preferred qualifications: demonstrated experience in one or more of the following fields: palliative care, trauma, long term care, geriatric inpatient and outpatient care; interest in building programs and leading groups; interest in resident/fellow education; interest in clinical research.

Special Instructions to Applicants: This is a repost of requisition number 0905256. Previous applicants are under consideration and need not apply. 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 The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.