DEPARTMENT OF PHYSIOLOGY & FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS
University of Florida College of Medicine
The Department of Physiology & Functional Genomics at the University of Florida College of Medicine invites applications from exceptional scholars for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. We seek candidates with active research programs applying innovative multidisciplinary approaches to the study of Reproductive Sciences. We especially encourage applications from faculty candidates whose research is translational. Candidates should have a PhD, MD, or MD/PhD degree; postdoctoral experience; a solid publication record; and evidence of high potential for maintaining an externally funded, independent research program. Candidates will also be expected to contribute to the Department’s teaching mission in medical, dental, physician assistant, and graduate school courses, and to mentor graduate students. The University of Florida has a wide selection of core facilities, centers and institutes, including the Center for Perinatal Outcomes Research (http://perinatal.ufl.edu/research/center-for-perinatal-outcomes-research/), Center for Integrative Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases (https://pharmacy.ufl.edu/cicmd/), Clinical and Translational Science Institute (https://www.ctsi.ufl.edu/), and Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research (http://www.biotech.ufl.edu/). The Reproductive and Perinatology Research Group of the University of Florida has convened weekly seminars during the academic year since 1969.
Candidates must apply on-line at http://apply.interfolio.com/64163 by 08/01/2019. Please upload the following 4 documents: (1) a curriculum vitae; (2) a description of your research program, including future directions; (3) a statement of your teaching philosophy and area(s) of teaching proficiency; and (4) names and e-mail addresses of at least three references. Applications will be considered upon receipt.
All inquiries should be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Kirk P. Conrad, MD: firstname.lastname@example.org. The departmental website is https://physiology.med.ufl.edu/.
The final candidate will be required to provide an official advanced degree transcript to the department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an 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/.
The University of Florida is one of the top 10 Association of American Universities (AAU) public research universities. With more than 46,000 students, UF is one of the largest universities in the nation. UF’s remarkably diverse campus in north central Florida includes a major arts and sciences component, the Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, and the Health Science Center including UF Health Hospital. There is also an adjacent Veterans Administration Medical Center.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law. If an accommodation due to disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD).