Clinical Ast/Aso/Full Professor - Director of Autopsy Service (78181)

University of Florida
Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 2, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Surgery
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine (UFCOM) invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level (non-tenure track) to serve as Director of the UFCOM Autopsy service at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.

The successful applicant will be a full member of the University of Florida Department of Pathology, participating in the medical autopsy service at UF Health Shands Hospital and contribute to medical student, resident, and fellowship training in accredited programs in Pathology. Scholarly study and investigation is also expected.

The successful applicant may also serve as a pathologist for the District 8 Medical Examiner’s Office, Alachua County, Florida, depending on training and certification. The District 8 Medical Examiner’s Office has a new, state-of-the-art, facility and is located approximately 3 miles from UF Health Shands Hospital. Approximately 600 death investigations are performed per year. UF Health Shands Hospital conducts approximately 200 autopsies per year.

Applicants must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, be board certified in Anatomic Pathology and possess or be eligible for a state of Florida Medical license. Board-certification/board-eligibility in Forensic Pathology is desirable.

Salary and rank are negotiable, commensurate with experience.

Online applications must include a curriculum vitae, a letter of application outlining interests, and at least three (3) references. If chosen for interview, applicants will be required to provide 3 letters of recommendation. Letters should be addressed to Jesse Kresak, M.D., Search Committee Chair, Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine.

This position is open until filled. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The 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

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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