Fellowship-Trained Pediatric Urologist (58768)

Florida, United States
Salary Not Specified
Feb 03, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Urology at the University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Fellowship-Trained Pediatric Urologist at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level for a full-time faculty position

Background . The University of Florida (UF) Department of Urology at UF Health Shands Hospital is a tertiary referral center that serves the population of north central Florida, southern Georgia and surrounding communities. The candidate would join the Division of Pediatric Urology which has 2 full-time Pediatric Urologists, 1 full-time Adjunct Pediatric Urologist, and a full-time Pediatric APRN. The Department has an additional 18 faculty members who support general, endourology, oncology, female, male-infertility and reconstructive surgery. UF is 6th ranked public university in the nation. UF College of Medicine is one of 16 colleges within the university and these colleges provide an environment rich in cross departmental collaborations. In 2020, NIH funding at the UF College of Medicine exceeded $182M.

Job Description . We are seeking a candidate with a record of distinguished accomplishments, expertise in pediatric urologic surgery, proficiency in clinical care, and a clear commitment to student and resident education. The candidate would join a department recognized for its clinical and research excellence. The division is committed to providing comprehensive pediatric urologic care and the highest quality surgical services, including robotic surgery, for all genitourinary conditions.

Community Highlights. Gainesville is a growing and vibrant city with wonderful year-round weather. It was recently ranked #1 in Sperling’s “Cities Ranked & Rated: 400 Metropolitan Areas Evaluated in the U.S. and Canada”. It is home to the state’s premier university with an enrollment of nearly 50,000 students. Gainesville hosts numerous division 1 sporting events and the NHRA GatorNationals. The beautiful downtown is known for its brick paved streets and wonderful local restaurants. The city is a melting pot for art and culture and boasts the Hippodrome State Theater, Florida Museum of Natural History, The Harn Museum of Art, Bo Diddley Plaza, and The Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Applicants must have a M.D. or equivalent degree, be licensed in or license eligible in the State of Florida, and be board certified or board eligible.

In order to be considered, you must upload a current CV, letter of interest, and 3 letters of recommendation or a list of 3 professional references.

This position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin immediately.

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 http://www.naces.org/

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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