Position 73589: Hospitalist and Clinical Lecturer, Emergency & Critical Care


Are you a practitioner who enjoys the challenge of managing the sicker patients? Have you ever wished that you could have easy access to specialists and advanced diagnostics without having to refer the patient to another facility? If the answer to these questions is yes then we have the job for you.

The University of Florida is seeking an experienced veterinarian to join our Emergency and Critical Care team as a veterinary Hospitalist. The successful applicant will be responsible for managing hospitalized patients that do not require immediate referral to a specialty service, as well as providing clinical teaching and supervision of veterinary students while they are on clinical rotations. The position is based at our VECCS Level 1 and AAHA certified emergency and referral center in Gainesville, Florida. If you have considered academia before but never made the jump then call us to talk about this unique position – we love what we do and would be excited to share our experiences with you.

Gainesville is located in north central Florida; there are many opportunities for outdoor recreation including close proximity to beautiful beaches, gulf coast fishing towns, crystal clear warm water springs and unique wildlife. We are a vibrant and growing community that has numerous cultural amenities in a setting with great natural beauty.

Qualified applicants must hold a DVM degree or equivalent. This position will require daily interaction with specialty services throughout the hospital necessitating excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work collaboratively, to ensure optimal patient care.

All applicants must apply online through Careers at UF in order to be considered for the position. If you would like to discuss informally please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Gareth Buckley. For formal applications, a curriculum vitae, letter of application, and names of three individuals willing to write letters in support of the applicant for job number 73589 should be submitted online at https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/posting/86964. Review of applications will begin April 27, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

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).

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

The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. For accessibility arrangements, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.