The Division of Hematology/Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida seeks two full-time Clinical Assistant/Associate/Full Professors. Responsibilities include patient care, teaching and research with effort in each area to be determined by the applicant’s strengths. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology or Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatrics and completed a 3-year Pediatrics Hematology/Oncology fellowship program. The first position requires experience in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and translational research. The second position invites candidates who would like to focus on benign hematologic disorders/sickle cell anemia.
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida—College of Medicine is the premier academic medical center for children in northern Florida, and hosts a broad range of NIH-funded biomedical scientists and clinical researchers who benefit from robust institutional support. There is an abundance of research opportunities and possibilities for collaboration throughout the university, including particular strength in hematopoietic stem cell research, immunotherapy and gene therapy.
Gainesville is a charming city and home to the University of Florida. The area is known for its natural beauty, with many springs, lakes and rivers. The mild climate encourages outdoor activities and residents enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, bicycling and camping. Culturally, the city is enriched by the influence of the university. The population of Gainesville is approximately 111,000 with a surrounding population of 250,000. We have a diverse culture, excellent public schools, low cost of living and no state income tax. For the past 8 years Gainesville has been voted among the Top 12 “Most Livable Cities in the Nation” by Money Magazine.
Interested candidates should send a Letter of Interest and Curriculum Vitae to:
John A. Fort, M.D.
Search Committee Chair
Arman Razavipour, MBA
University of Florida—College of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
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