UF Health Fellowship-Trained Pediatric Urologist


uf health shands children's hospital

The Department of Urology at the University of Florida College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Fellowship-Trained Pediatric Urologist at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level for a full-time faculty position.


Background:

  • The University of Florida (UF) Department of Urology at UF Health Shands Hospital is a tertiary referral center that serves the population of north central Florida, southern Georgia and surrounding communities. The candidate would join the Division of Pediatric Urology which has 2 full-time Pediatric Urologists, 1 full-time Adjunct Pediatric Urologist, and a full-time Pediatric APRN.  The Department has an additional 18 faculty members who support general, endourology, oncology, female, male-infertility, and reconstructive surgery and was ranked 17th in the country in the 2020-21 U.S. News “Best Hospitals” survey. UF is 6th ranked public university in the nation. UF College of Medicine is one of 16 colleges within the university and these colleges provide an environment rich in cross departmental collaborations.  In 2020, NIH funding at the UF College of Medicine exceeded $182M.

UF Urology faculty in the urology conference room. they are all in their white doctor coats sitting around a dark wood table

Job Description:

  • We are seeking a candidate with a record of distinguished accomplishments, expertise in pediatric urologic surgery, proficiency in clinical care, and a clear commitment to student and resident education. The candidate would join a Department recognized for its clinical and research excellence. The Division is committed to providing comprehensive pediatric urologic care and the highest quality surgical services, including robotic surgery, for all genitourinary conditions. 

Community Highlights:

  • Gainesville is a growing and vibrant city with wonderful year-round weather.  It was recently ranked #1 in Sperling’s “Cities Ranked & Rated:  400 Metropolitan Areas Evaluated in the U.S. and Canada”.  It is home to the state’s premier university with an enrollment of nearly 50,000 students.  Gainesville hosts numerous collegiate sporting events and the NHRA GatorNationals.  The beautiful downtown is known for its brick paved streets and wonderful local restaurants.  The city is a melting pot for art and culture and boasts the Hippodrome State Theater, Florida Museum of Natural History, The Harn Museum of Art, Bo Diddley Plaza, and The Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Special Instructions to Applicants:


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



Ranked as the #32 urology program in the nation by U.S. News & World Report