CLIN AST/ASO PROF
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida College
of Medicine-Jacksonville, seeks a full time faculty at the
non-tenure accruing level of Clinical Assistant/Associate
Professor. The successful candidate will be a BC/BE adult
neurosurgeon with specialty interest in Neuro- Trauma. The
candidate should have expertise in the management of Neuro-Trauma
patients which include management of both cranial and spine
patients. UF Health Jacksonville is the only level- one trauma
hospital in the region with a large and complex volume of
This position will report to the Chairman of the Department of
Neurosurgery at the University of Florida College of
Medicine-Jacksonville. As a member of the Department of
Neurosurgery, the individual will have the opportunity to enjoy a
multidisciplinary collaboration with colleagues utilizing
departmental case reviews and tumor board conferences. The
successful candidate is also expected to participate in shared
general neurosurgery responsibilities, teaching, and
- Provide and maintain a high level of quality and compassionate
care to both inpatients and outpatients from a wide variety of
cases, but with specific emphasis on Neuro-Trauma.
- Provide clinical teaching of trainees in Neurosurgery and
participate in the educational and research programs. Participate
as a member of the Neurosurgery team through collaborative case
reviews and tumor board conferences.
- Rotational Level 1 trauma call for the organization.
- Responsible for building relationships and establishing
excellent communication with primary care physicians, specialist
and other stakeholders to enhance patient care and grow patient
- Participate in monthly division meetings, administrative
functions, and institutional committees as requested.
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 17 clinical
house more than 400 faculty members and 360
residents and fellows. The college offers 34 accredited graduate
medical education programs.
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education, clinical rotations in all the major disciplines are
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University of Florida Health Jacksonville is a private,
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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. 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
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Salary is negotiable, benefits are excellent.
The successful candidate will be a MD/DO and adult neurosurgeon
with specialty interest in Neuro- Trauma. The candidate should have
expertise in the management of Neuro-Trauma patients which include
management of both cranial and spine patients.
BC/BE adult neurosurgeon
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This position is open until filled. Application review will begin
immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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 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.
Health Assessment Required: