Requisition Number: 0904967
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Description: The Division of Pediatric Neurology at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida seeks a director of an expanding pediatric epilepsy program. The pediatric epilepsy program currently has three full-time faculty members, complemented by ongoing collaborations that include adult epileptologists, neurosurgeons, neuropsychologists, neuroradiologists, and biochemists. A full array of outpatient and inpatient neurophysiology resources are available. The new director will lead the group's research efforts and coordinate expansion of its clinical activities. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience; the ideal candidate would have at least several years of faculty experience and clear research interests. The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine is the premier academic medical center for children in northern Florida, and hosts a broad range of NIH-funded biomedical scientists and clinical researchers who benefit from robust institutional support. There is an abundance of research opportunities and possibilities for collaboration throughout the university. Gainesville, Florida is a classic college town, with numerous cultural offerings, easy commutes, abundant housing options, excellent school districts, access to numerous outdoor activities, and spectacular weather year-round.
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have a M.D. degree or equivalent and be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Florida
Special Instructions to Applicants: Applicants must apply through the Gator Jobs website at http://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/48999. Please attach Curriculum Vitae and a letter of interest. For more information regarding Faculty benefits, please visit http://adminaffairs.med.ufl.edu/fringe-benefits/faculty-benefits/. 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. This is a repost of requisition number 0904937. Previous applicants are under consideration and need not apply.