Faculty Position Openings
Assistant/Associate Professor – Child and Adolescent Psychiatry or Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Responsibilities include direct clinical services in an outpatient setting, teaching medical students, supervising residents and fellows, and integrating research with clinical practice. The Rothman Center in St. Petersburg, FL offers an integrated practice of clinical care for individuals with obsessive-compulsive disorder, autism spectrum disorders, tic disorders, PANDAS, trichotillomania, learning disorders, and ADHD that is multi-disciplinary, from diagnosis and evidence-based treatment to education, research and outreach. Within this paradigm, the Center’s and allied health care professionals function as interdisciplinary teams to deliver an expanded repertoire of safe and effective treatments that include a focus on the whole person as well as the family unit. This goal is consistent with the increasing interdisciplinary nature of health-related research and the renewed focus on integrative care.
Minimum Qualifications: This position requires that the applicant be Board Certified in Psychiatry and Board Eligible/Certified in Child Psychiatry or Board Certified in Pediatrics and Board Eligible in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. Prior to assuming the position, a Florida Teaching Medical Certificate or Florida Medical License is required.
Interested individuals should forward a current CV to Dr. Tanya Murphy, Rothman Chair of Developmental Pediatrics, Professor, University of South Florida Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry via Mr. Benjamin Chang at email@example.com . Inquiries may be made by phone: 727-767-8230.
Pamela and Leslie Muma Endowed Chair in Neonatology - Chief, Division of Neonatology
The University of South Florida (USF) Health Morsani College of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics, in partnership with Tampa General Hospital (TGH), seeks an outstanding physician-investigator for the position of the Chief of the Division of Neonatology, who will also hold the Pamela and Leslie Muma Chair in Neonatology. In addition to serving clinical and educational missions, the chosen candidate will oversee and foster an environment of inquiry and collaboration, including building an extramurally-funded research program in neonatology. The holder of the Muma Chair will also participate in the national research agenda for premature infants through collaborations with the USF College of Public Health’s Maternal and Child Health Program, the Lawton and Rhea Chiles Center for Healthy Mothers and Babies, and USF Health’s Obstetrics & Gynecology Department’s Fetal Care Center and Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD degree, a record of sustained accomplishments, demonstrated evidence of mentorship, leadership and scholarship in neonatology, and be board-certified in pediatrics and neonatal-perinatal medicine. Effective interpersonal, collaborative and communication skills are required. The successful candidate will oversee the research, clinical and teaching programs in neonatology and provide administrative leadership in the Division of Neonatology. Academic rank and competitive start up packages will be determined commensurate with experience.
Interested individuals should submit, by email, a letter summarizing their qualifications and interest in the position, along with a curriculum vitae. The names and contact information of five references will be required to move forward. Applications must be submitted to Dr. Patricia J. Emmanuel, Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, 2 Tampa General Circle, Tampa, Florida, 33606 (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin July 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
Assistant/Associate Professor - Pediatric Nephrology
The University of South Florida (USF) Morsani College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics is seeking a fifth fulltime faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. We provide the full spectrum of pediatric nephrologic care, including CRRT, dialysis and renal transplantation. Our primary clinical facilities are: All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg and the Children’s Medical Center at Tampa General Hospital. We also provide consultative services at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Minimum Qualifications: The selected candidate must be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Nephrology and have a Florida medical license. This position requires a passion for teaching medical students and pediatric residents. Clinical duties include weekly outpatient clinics and inpatient attending. The division especially welcomes applicants with interest/experience in developing a career in patient based or bench research. This is a non-tenure earning position, and salary is negotiable.
Review of applications will begin in December and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates must submit a formal application online via the USF Careers website (Job ID 2873).
The USF Department of Pediatrics was established in 1972 and has trained over 700 pediatric residents and subspecialty fellows. Its mission is to foster an environment for the education of trainees at all levels by providing comprehensive and innovative child health care, and to enhance those endeavors through the pursuit of excellence in scholarly activities. The Department has over 100 faculty members and 18 divisions, several of which have practice locations across the west central Florida region. USF Pediatrics also supports endowed chairs in molecular genetics, immunology, developmental cardiology, behavioral medicine, developmental pediatrics, neonatology and translational research in diabetes.
USF is a high-impact, global research university located on Florida’s spectacular west coast, with its teaching, research and training facilities located at several locations in the Tampa Bay area. At the heart of USF is a vibrant, diverse and engaged student body. More than 47,000 students are enrolled in the USF System, which includes three separately accredited institutions – USF Tampa, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee – with an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $3.7 billion. The University’s main Tampa campus is home to USF Health, which includes the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy and Biomedical Sciences.
USF Health is committed to increasing its diversity and will give individual consideration to qualified applicants who have experience in ethnically diverse settings, who have varied language skills, and who have a record of research and teaching activities that support/benefit diverse communities and student populations. USF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Academic Institution that embraces diversity in the workplace Applicants who need disability accommodations should contact Cheng Shih Hu at (813) 259-8867. According to Florida law, records related to position searches, including applications and search committee meetings, are open to the public.