The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, Department of Psychiatry, seeks candidates for a full-time faculty position to join a growing academic practice with a Psychiatry Residency Program and Child Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program. Responsibilities include teaching, patient care and research. The position is predominately in the outpatient setting, and may include treating adult patients and consultation service. Appointment will be at the tenure or non-tenure accruing level of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, based on qualifications.
The University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville is the largest of the three UF colleges - medicine, nursing and pharmacy - located on the approximately 110-acre UF Health Jacksonville campus. The college's 16 clinical science departments house more than 400 faculty members and 300 residents and fellows. The college offers 32 accredited graduate medical education programs. 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.
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 campus' 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.
With more than 5,000 faculty and staff, the academic health center in Jacksonville is the largest UF campus outside of Gainesville, offering nearly 100 specialty services, including: Cancer services; Cardiovascular; Neuroscience; Orthopaedic; Pediatrics; Poison Center; Trauma and Critical Care; and Women and Families services. At 37 clinical sites throughout Northeast Florida, UF physicians tally more than 600,000 outpatient visits and more than 34,000 inpatient admissions annually.
Located on Florida's First Coast, Jacksonville is one of the largest cities in land area in the United States. The city provides an eclectic combination of southern hospitality, business and recreational paradise. More than 1 million people live in the five-county area known as Florida's First Coast. The area offers something for everyone, with a temperate climate incorporating seasonal changes, miles of beautiful waterways and beaches, and a myriad of public facilities for work and play.
UF Health Psychiatry – Jacksonville provides comprehensive psychiatric services to all age groups.
Providers at UF Health Psychiatry bring together innovative psychiatric care, educational programs and research to improve the lives of those with mental illness. They use evidence-based methods, individualized treatment plans and a strong focus on prevention to make a positive change in their patient's lives.