Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
The University of Florida College of Medicine -Jacksonville,
Department of Psychiatry is currently recruiting for a Clinical
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Child Psychiatrist (MD) to fill
a faculty position in the Child and Adolescent Division. This is a
full-time, (1.0 FTE), multi-mission, non-tenure track faculty
position. This position will provide outpatient services for the
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and pediatric
collaborative care both in person and through telepsychiatry. There
is also the opportunity to develop specialty services and programs
within the child psychiatry ambulatory environment. In addition,
this position will play a key role in teaching medical students,
psychiatry pediatric residents, and in developing scholarship to
promote the missions of the Division of Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine -
Jacksonville. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications.
The department is seeking a dynamic individual with outstanding
clinical skills. The applicant should possess experience and/or
training or other background in pediatric psychiatry and behavioral
health including skills in the evaluation of lifespan trajectories,
psychiatric and medical comorbidities, and/or the application of
clinical knowledge and skills/interventions to address the needs of
children with complex medical and psychiatric needs. The successful
candidate must be able to work effectively across
multi-disciplinary teams and diverse populations.
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 our college, our leadership and our campus,
please visit us at https://med.jax.ufl.edu/about/.
Negotiable; based on qualification and experience
Candidates should have a MD/DO and be BE/BE in Child and Adolescent
Interest/experience in teaching and scholarly work.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
The Search Committee will begin to review applications as soon as
an applicant pool is identified. Please provide letter of intent
and Curriculum Vitae.
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.
Health Assessment Required: