University of Florida in Florida

Deadline March 29, 2012
Date Posted March 19, 2012
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry is recruiting for a tenure or non-tenure track, full-time, Assistant/Associate/Professor Physician in Addiction Medicine. This position serves a critical role in the Department of Psychiatry by providing outpatient evaluation & treatment for those suffering from chronic pain syndromes, addictive disorders, and impaired professionals in the community of Indian River County. This faculty member will help in new program development with our existing multidisciplinary Chronic Pain and Florida Recovery Center (FRC) services, clinical and educational leadership for our Addictions Programs at University of Florida and at the University of Florida Center in Vero Beach. Duties will include outpatient evaluation and treatment of complex pain and/or addiction patients. You will serve important role teaching College of Medicine students, residents, fellows who are UF house staff but assigned to the UF Center in Vero Beach as part of the education mission. Research and other scholarly activities are a major part of the Division and College of Medicine. The successful applicant will have a track record of clinical excellence, clinical leadership, new program development skills, research or publications in addiction and/or pain management.

Applicants should be Board Eligible in Addiction Medicine or Addiction Psychiatry and be Board Certified in Psychiatry or Anesthesiology, M.D./D.O. Florida license is required as well as addiction fellowship training. Education, research and prevention activities related to addiction or pain medicine. Appointment in Anesthesiology and involvement with that academic Department is encouraged.

A post-offer health assessment is required.

This is a reposting of requisition #0807406. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply.

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, three letters of reference and current C.V, to Search Committee Chair:

Wayne Creelman, M.D., Clinical Eminent Scholar
Department of Psychiatry
University of Florida
College of Medicine
P.O. Box 100256
Gainesville, FL 32610-0256