Neonatology Division Chief & Associate/Full Professor

University of Florida Gainesville, FL
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Job Description:

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, has an exceptional opportunity for an accomplished professional with a demonstrated record of academic achievement and clinical experience, to head the Division of Neonatology (#00001090). Our citywide neonatology program serves two area level III and four level I-II centers, receives neonatal-perinatal referrals from Northeast Florida and Southwestern Georgia and provides care to neonates who require cardiac surgery and ECMO. The division has a record of active engagement in NIH and industry sponsored clinical trials. The appointment will be at the tenure or non-tenure accruing level of Associate/Full Professor and Chief. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and salary will be negotiable.

The Neonatology Division consists of 21 neonatologists, 3 pediatricians and 22 extenders. The division is responsible for the care of patients within the neonatal intensive care units as well as newborn nurseries and participated in the education of trainees (residents and medical students).

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

Advertised Salary:

Salary is negotiable.

Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate will have a MD/DO degree and be a Board Certified Pediatrician, as well as Board Certified in Neonatology. Demonstrated accomplishment in administration, research, or quality improvement initiatives is required.

Preferred Qualifications: Special Instructions to Applicants:

Criminal Background Check Required.

Applications will be accepted until an applicant pool is identified. The search committee will begin to review applications on August 4, 2015.

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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

Health Assessment Required:Yes