Gainesville, Alachua County
Jul 15, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Requisition Number: 0906105

Department: 30140000-JX-SURGERY-JACKSONVILLE

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description: The University of Florida College of Medicine -Jacksonville, Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery, seeks a faculty position for an Acute Care Surgeon at the non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor for our Level 1 Trauma Center. Major responsibilities include providing clinical and surgical critical care of trauma patients, elective and emergency general surgery patients, teaching, and research. This position will report to the Chief of Acute Care Surgery and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville. Following is a general description of duties and responsibilities: Provide and maintain a high level of quality in-patient intermediate care services in all aspects of Acute Care Surgery. Provide clinical teaching of trainees in Acute Care Surgery and participate in the educational program. Be responsible for excellent communication with primary care physicians. Assist in marketing the Acute Care Surgery Program to community physicians and managed care organizations. Participate in monthly division meetings, administrative functions and institutional committees as requested. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

Minimum Requirements: Must be board certified in general surgery with a completed fellowship in critical care.

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants: All applicants must apply on-line at Application review will begin July 14, 2014. 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