Job Description

Gainsville, Florida

University of Florida, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon
Contact Info: Nelda Loper
Attn: Human Resources Division PO Box 112727
Gainsville, FL 32611-2727
USA;Florida 
(352) 273-7390
loperng@ortho.ufl.edu
Website: https://www.ortho.ufl.edu/
Practice Type: Academic Appointment
Pediatric Focus: General Pediatrics|Sports|Trauma|Neuromuscular (> 75% Pediatrics)
Training Requirements: Applicants must have completed an Orthopaedic Residency and one year or more in a Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship and be Board Certified/Board Eligible. Finalist must obtain an unrestricted Florida Medical License. The successful finalist would ideally have a subspecialty interest in pediatric lower extremity conditions, pediatric sports, trauma and/or neuromuscular diseases in addition to general pediatrics.
Date Available: 1/3/2022
Reason for Job Opening: expanding program
Additional Information: The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is currently recruiting for a board certified or board eligible Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon to join our dynamic team. The University has recently partnered with the Shriner’s Hospital for Children to develop a comprehensive pediatric orthopedic program in north central Florida. This full-time faculty position is available on a non-tenure accruing track at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor or Clinical Professor. Responsibilities include patient care, teaching and research. Outstanding academic and research support are provided.

Salary and faculty rank will be commensurate with experience and academic qualifications. Applicants must have completed an Orthopaedic Residency and one year or more in a Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship.  Must be eligible for an unrestricted Florida Medical License.

Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation online at https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/posting/89667. Review of applications will begin July 12, 2021 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established.

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