The Department of Community Health and Family Medicine at the
University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, seeks an
MD/DO, BC/BE family medicine physician to join at the
tenure/non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate Professor
assigned to a community – based family medicine office at UF Health
Family Medicine – Augustine Oaks.
Major responsibilities include outpatient care, with opportunity
for teaching and research, and administrative duties associated
with management of a clinical practice and supervision of a junior
physician or non-physician.
This position is up to full time and will report to the Chair of
the department at the University of Florida College of
Base salary is guaranteed, with significant additional productivity
incentives and strong benefits package.
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
campus. The college's 16 clinical
house more than 400 faculty members and 300
residents and fellows. 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.
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 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
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.
The St. Johns River flows through the heart of downtown
Jacksonville. The area is home to 68 miles of Atlantic Ocean
coastline and 300 miles of river. Jacksonville has more than 55
world-class golf courses, including the Stadium Course at Sawgrass,
beautiful state parks and luxurious spas and resorts. Jacksonville
offers a wide array of leisure activities for everyone to enjoy
including golf, tennis, boating, deep-sea fishing and much more!
Charming St. Augustine, Amelia Island and Jekyll Island are within
easy driving distance. Jacksonville also is home to the National
Football League franchise, the Jacksonville Jaguars. For those who
like the aroma of roasted peanuts and the sound of a bat smashing a
home run, the Baseball Grounds is the place to watch the
Jacksonville Suns professional baseball team.
Tennis and golf are year-round activities for many in the area, and
top-notch facilities for both sports abound. Located in Ponte Vedra
Beach are the national headquarters for professional golf's PGA
Tour and the PGA's innovative Player's Club at Sawgrass, where THE
PLAYERS Championship brings together top names in golf every May.
The ATP, Association of Tennis Professionals is also based
The city's cultural life is rich. The Jacksonville Symphony
Orchestra, multiple art museums and galleries, the Museum of
Science and History, Jacksonville Zoo, and professional and amateur
theaters all contribute to the cultural opportunities available in
Jacksonville. The Jacksonville Jazz Festival has set the standard
for international jazz festivals. Held each October on the banks of
the St. Johns River, the event attracts top artists and thousands
of jazz lovers. Recently, the annual crowd-funding festival, One
Spark, has drawn international attention. In addition, there are a
wide variety of ethnic groups and religious institutions within the
Jacksonville is centrally located for day trips to historic St.
Augustine, the oldest city in the nation; Sea World and Disney
World; St. Simon's Island; Gainesville; Savannah; Charleston and
Tallahassee, the state capital. Four modern seaport facilities,
including the newest cruise port, make Jacksonville very convenient
for your vacation cruise travel.
But perhaps the most compelling reason for Jacksonville's appeal is
the sense of warmth and welcome with which newcomers are embraced.
We invite you to visit and see what the University of Florida
College of Medicine-Jacksonville and the City of Jacksonville can
Candidates must be MD/DO, have a Florida Medical License and Board
Certified or Board Eligible as a family medicine physician.
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications on August
19, 2021. Please provide letter of intent and Curriculum
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
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution
dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and
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.
The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with
respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,
national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic
information and veteran status in all aspects of employment
including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,
terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and