The University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville,
Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology & Hypertension,
seeks candidates for a full-time faculty position to join a growing
academic practice with a Fellowship Program. Responsibilities
include teaching, patient care and research. Appointment will be at
the non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate/Full
Professor, based on qualifications
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution
dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and
staff. The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville
is the largest of the three UF colleges - medicine, nursing and
pharmacy - located on the approximately 110-acre UF Health
Jacksonville campus. The college's 16 clinical science departments
house more than 400 faculty members and 300 residents and fellows.
The college offers 32 accredited graduate medical education
programs. In addition to graduate medical education, clinical
rotations in all the major disciplines are provided for students
from the UF College of Medicine in Gainesville.
For practicing physicians, the college offers a continuing medical
education program that recruits national and international speakers
who are well known and respected in their fields. The campus'
faculty, residents and fellows are active in clinical research.
Residents and fellows regularly present their findings at locations
across the country and publish their projects in well-known
Residents in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia are offered
all the benefits of an academic health center by combining our
strengths with that of the UF Health Jacksonville. Together, the
University of Florida Health Science Center–Jacksonville and UF
Health Jacksonville form the region’s premier academic health
center–UF Health, a leader in the education of health
professionals, a hub for clinical research and a unique provider of
high-quality patient care.
With more than 5,000 faculty and staff, the academic health center
in Jacksonville is the largest UF campus outside of Gainesville,
offering nearly 100 specialty services, including Cancer services;
Cardiovascular; Neuroscience; Orthopaedic; Pediatrics; Poison
Center; Trauma and Critical Care; and Women and Families services.
At 37 clinical sites throughout Northeast Florida, UF physicians
tally more than 600,000 outpatient visits and more than 34,000
inpatient admissions annually.
Located in North Jacksonville is UF Health North, the only
full-service hospital in North Jacksonville. The state-of-the-art
hospital at UF Health North offers conveniently located,
high-quality health care to patients across Northeast Florida and
Southeast Georgia. It offers a wide range of inpatient and
outpatient services unavailable anywhere else in North
Jacksonville, provided by UF Health and community physicians. The
hospital features all-private rooms, which studies show promote
healing and improve the patient experience. Patient engagement
technology in patient suites allows for easy meal ordering, TV
control and access to nurses. Mothers-to-be can soon deliver their
babies in our spacious labor and delivery suites later this summer.
The hospital is adjacent to the existing medical office building,
where UF Health providers offer more than 20 specialties, including
pediatrics and women’s health services. The campus is located on
Max Leggett Parkway close to Jacksonville International Airport,
approximately 15 minutes from Nassau County and less than 30
minutes from Georgia. For more information, visit http://north.ufhealthjax.org/
Located on Florida's First Coast, Jacksonville is one of the
largest cities in land area in the United States. The city provides
an eclectic combination of southern hospitality, business and
recreational paradise. More than 1 million people live in the
five-county area known as Florida's First Coast. The area offers
something for everyone, with a temperate climate incorporating
seasonal changes, miles of beautiful waterways and beaches, and a
myriad of public facilities for work and play.
Candidates must be BC/BE in Nephrology. Candidate must be able to
obtain a license to practice medicine in the state of Florida and
meet the qualifications for a full time faculty position at the
University of Florida. Candidates must be MD/DO.
Review of applications will start on June 16, 2021 and applications
will be accepted until the positions is filled. Please upload Cover
Letter and CV with application.
Selected candidates will be required to provide an 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 educational institution
outside the United States are required to be evaluated by a
professional credentialing service provider approved by National
Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).
If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this
position, please call 352-392-2477or the Florida Relay Systems at
800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work
in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's
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sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,
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including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,
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