Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (72809)
Assistant, Associate, Full Professor at the University of Florida. The University of Florida, Department of Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time clinical track position for medical oncologists at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level within the Division of Hematology & Oncology. This faculty position will be based at our University teaching hospital and at our immediately adjacent VA Hospital, with a Joint faculty appointment at the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center possible for the interested candidate. Both of these sites serve a designated shortage area and/or a medically under-served area/population.
The UF Division of Hematology and Oncology is aligned with, and our faculty are members of, the UF Health Cancer Center, providing novel clinical research, innovative treatments, and compassionate care for individuals facing all types of cancer and hematologic diseases. The UF Department of Medicine is a national leader in cancer. UF Health Shands Hospital has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in Florida. In addition, the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-2020 ranked UF Health Shands Hospital among the nation’s Top 50 in 9 adult and 3 pediatric specialties:
- Cancer (33rd)
- Diabetes & Endocrinology (34th)
- Ear, Nose & Throat (25th)
- Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (45th)
- Geriatrics (33rd)
- Nephrology (33rd)
- Orthopaedics (45th)
- Pulmonology & Lung Surgery (37th)
- Urology (17th)
- Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery (12th)
- Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology (22nd)
- Pediatric Pulmonology & Lung Surgery (27th)
UF Health Shands Hospital was also listed as “high performing” in seven procedures, including colon cancer surgery, lung cancer surgery, heart failure, abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, COPD, neurology & neurosurgery, and orthopaedics.
Resources available for professional development at the University of Florida Health Sciences Center include leadership, education, and research tracks within a Clinical Translational Science Institute (CTSI), formal mentorship programs, and supported opportunities for teaching and research. This faculty position will be based at our main UF Health campus in Gainesville, Florida. Requisite attributes include a commitment to service, a strong sense of teamwork and a desire to train tomorrow’s doctors.
The Gainesville area has superb weather, inexpensive living, nationally ranked schools, and multiple year around recreational opportunities.
Foreign national candidates whose employment conditions meet federal and University requirements under an immigrant classification are eligible to apply.
Tenure accruing and non-tenure accruing tracks are available. Rank and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications.
Applicants must be board-certified or board eligible in Medical Oncology and be eligible for a Florida Medical License.
Please attach curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation.
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.
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.
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