Clinical Assistant, Associate Professor
The Division of Cardiology of the Department of Medicine at the
University Of Florida College Of Medicine – Jacksonville is seeking
a full-time Noninvasive Cardiologist at the non-tenure accruing
level of Assistant/Associate Professor to join our growing academic
practice. Applicants must possess an MD degree, be BC/BE in
Cardiology and be eligible for Florida medical licensure.
This position will report directly to the Chief of Cardiology and
provide and maintain a high level of quality in-patient and
outpatient intermediate care services in all aspects of cardiology
and noninvasive imaging (level 2 skills in echocardiography, trans
esophageal echocardiography with additional skills in cardiac CT,
MR imaging, nuclear cardiology or Women's Medicine). Will work with
Radiology to form Cardiac Imaging Program (may also involve a joint
appointment with radiology); take leadership role in Advanced
Cardiac Imaging; develop research protocols for Advanced Imaging
program; collaborate with Department of Emergency Medicine for
imaging protocols on Chest Pain Center patients. Provide clinical
teaching of trainees in Cardiology and participate in the
The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville is the
largest of the three colleges at the Health Science Center
Jacksonville. The college is affiliated with UF Health in
Jacksonville, a health system comprised of two hospitals — the
603-bed UF Health Jacksonville and 92-bed UF Health North — and
more than 60 primary and specialty care practices throughout
Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.
The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 440
faculty members, 1,560 staff and 384 residents and fellows, as well
as medical students from UF and around the country. We offer an
incredible breadth of clinical training program sand proud to train
many of best primary care providers and specialists throughout the
region, the state and the country.
The college offers 38 accredited graduate medical education
programs and 14 non-standard programs. More than 100 residents and
fellows from programs across the U.S. come to UF College of
Medicine – Jacksonville to participate in various clinical
rotations as well.
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. Third-year medical students
enrolled at UF spend about 25 percent of their training at the
Jacksonville campus, gaining valuable experience in an urban
setting. While third-year rotations are only offered to UF
students, elective rotations in the final year of clinical training
are available to students from accredited schools in the US and
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 college's 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 publications. In 2019, the campus received $23.1 million
in external research funding, approximately 50% of which was
federally sponsored projects.
The campus houses a 16,000-square-foot clinical and translational
research facility. To support faculty and resident research, the
college has a Center for Data Solutions, offering researchers
analytics, epidemiology and biostatistics support, and a Center for
Research Training, helping develop the next generation of highly
collaborative clinical researchers.
Located in the Northeastern part of the state on the Atlantic
Ocean, Jacksonville’s weather is sunny and pleasant. We enjoy an
average of 320 days of sunshine each year, yet have the coolest
summers in the state. Known as the River City, Jacksonville is a
major port city with numerous waterways, two Naval bases, several
nature preserves, marshes, lakes, wetlands and miles of beaches.
Flowing through Jacksonville is the 310-mile St. Johns River, which
plays a major role in our work and play.
To learn more about the University of Florida College of Medicine –
Jacksonville & Jacksonville, FL, please visit:
Salary is negotiable; commensurate with experience and
Must be eligible for Florida medical licensure an BC/BE in
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will start on October 13, 2022 and
applications will be accepted until the positions is filled. Please
upload Cover Letter and CV with application.
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
special instructions including types of documents to upload here.
For example, "In order to be considered, you must upload your cover
letter and resume."
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
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its
faculty. We welcome nominations of and applications from anyone who
would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research,
teaching and clinical mission, including women, members of minority
groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Health Assessment Required: