Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Florida, Department of Orthopaedics
Gainesville, Florida
Nov 05, 2020
Nov 05, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is currently recruiting for a board certified or board eligible Pediatric Orthopaedics Chief 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 Associate Professor or Clinical Professor.  

Responsibilities include patient care, teaching, research and administration.  The successful finalist would ideally have a subspecialty interest in one or more of the following: pediatric spine, pediatric lower extremity conditions, trauma and/or neuromuscular diseases in addition to general pediatrics. 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 and be Board Certified/Board Eligible.  Finalist must obtain an unrestricted Florida Medical License.

The final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at   

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

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