College of Medicine
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
JOB NO: 503103
WORK TYPE: Faculty Full-Time
LOCATION: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
CATEGORIES: Health Profession
DEPARTMENT: 29120000 – MD-PSYCHIATRY
|CLASSIFICATION TITLE:||Assistant / Associate / Full Professor|
|JOB DESCRIPTION:||The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida is recruiting for two faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level with clinical and research expertise in major depressive disorder (MDD). Board certified psychiatrists and Ph.D. level psychologists are encouraged to apply. The position requires clinical and research experience with MDD in adults and will be a core part of the growing clinical and translational research program in the Department of Psychiatry at UF.
Frequent interdisciplinary collaborations are a goal of the Department and such collaborations facilitate and expand potential research opportunities. Department faculty have the opportunity to collaborate with clinical and research faculty from a variety of disciplines, colleges, and departments throughout the University of Florida. The successful candidate will develop his/her own area of externally funded research, in collaboration with established faculty in the Department of Psychiatry, the College of Medicine, and throughout UF. The adult inpatient and outpatient services provided by the Department of Psychiatry, which include electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), deep brain stimulation (DBS), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), partial hospitalization (PHP), a specialized geriatric psychiatry inpatient unit, and an inpatient unit for medically and psychiatrically complex patients, provide an ideal setting for clinical and translational research in MDD.
The positions are in a major medical center in Gainesville Florida, a pleasant community with a modest cost of living and high quality of life. Salary is competitive and includes attractive benefits. Start-up funding is available.
|ADVERTISED SALARY:||The University of Florida offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package. Starting salary and start up support for research costs are negotiable, commensurate with education and experience.|
|MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:||Applicants with an MD or DO who are board certified in psychiatry, and applicants with a PhD in clinical psychology or a related field are encouraged to apply.|
|PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:||The position requires clinical and research experience with MDD in adults and will be a core part of the growing clinical and translational research program in the Department of Psychiatry at UF.|
|SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:||Interested applicants are required to apply through Careers at UF website: http://jobs.ufl.edu
Applicants must attach their curriculum vitae, a letter of interest and three letters of reference with contact information.
Final candidates will be required to provide his/her “Official” transcript addressed to hiring department upon hire. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provided by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. 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:||Yes|
ADVERTISED: 31 Jul 2017 Eastern Daylight Time
APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Open until filled
University of Florida Human Resources for Applicants
About the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
The University of Florida College of Medicine, the largest of six colleges at the University of Florida Health Science Center, opened in 1956 with a mission to increase Florida’s supply of highly qualified physicians, provide advanced health-care services to the citizens of Florida and foster discovery in health research. The College’s Gainesville campus is comprised of 26 clinical and basic science departments staffed by nearly 1,000 faculty members. A patient care setting is provided to College of Medicine faculty and students by the University of Florida Health Physicians Group Practice, a close collaboration with UF Health, the Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center, as well as several community healthcare sites and other affiliated hospitals in Florida. Visit the City of Gainesville Website http://cityofgainesville.org/community/aboutGainesville.aspx
About the Department of Psychiatry
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine is one of the largest multifaceted psychiatry programs in the United States centered within a major academic health center. The Department of Psychiatry currently has approximately 70 faculty members, 40 residents and 15 fellows including child and adolescent, forensic and addiction fellowships, with office settings in 10 facilities. Inpatient services have a total of 91 beds available and cover multiple specialties including addiction, adult, geriatric, child and adolescent, adolescent eating disorders and neurostimulation. A wide range of outpatient services are offered in several convenient locations and serve the entire age spectrum from preschool children to seniors. Additionally we provide specialty services in the areas of pain, and weight management that meet patients’ needs and reflect our three central missions: patient care, research and education.
An Equal Opportunity Institution