Rheumatologist (Clinical Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Medicine)

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Work type: Faculty
Location: UCF HSC at Lake Nona
Categories: Medicine

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Rheumatologist (Clinical Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Medicine)

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Job Description:

The University of Central Florida (UCF), College of Medicine Faculty Practice at UCF Health in Orlando, FL is seeking a Rheumatologist to join an expanding multi-specialty academic practice. In addition, the selected candidate will be expected to work with fellows and residents in the clinical setting. Applicants should be exceptional clinicians who have demonstrated a value-based philosophy of patient care and are seeking an exclusively outpatient care environment. The selected candidate will spend the majority of their time providing direct patient care while building their outpatient practice in collaboration with multiple specialties. There will also be opportunities for clinical research and teaching learners and medical trainees in the clinical setting. The position is for a minimum of four days to full-time, and will be a clinical, non-tenure track (multi-year) appointment at the assistant, associate or professor of medicine rank.


The UCF College of Medicine is an innovative and forward-looking medical school with a culture of collaboration and partnerships. The College of Medicine is rapidly growing new programs across all missions: education, research, clinical care and community service. As a part of a growing “Medical City” dedicated to innovation in health and wellness, the College of Medicine aspires to become an extraordinary research-based institution training physicians of the future who will become exemplary physicians, leaders in medicine, scholars in science, innovators in medical technology and compassionate providers of health care. UCF College of Medicine also has multiple ACGME-accredited programs, including a Rheumatology Fellowship. In addition to the medical school, the Lake Nona campus also includes UCF outpatient clinics, a state-of-the-art research center at the Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, and the (under construction) UCF Lake Nona Medical Center. Nearby are the Orlando Veterans Affairs Medical Center, the Guidewell Innovation research incubator, the Nemours Children’s Hospital, and the new UCF Lake Nona Cancer Center.


UCF is focused on being inclusive and diverse and is committed to building a faculty who are a reflection of the students they teach and the patients they serve. UCF offers a competitive salary, malpractice coverage with sovereign immunity, and excellent benefit package options that provide security for you and your family.


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Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must have an M.D. or equivalent degree from an accredited medical school. Candidates must be eligible for licensure or actively licensed to practice in the state of Florida. They must be boarded or board eligible in their specialty and subspecialty upon completion of training. Board certification would be expected within two (2) years of completion of training.

Preferred Qualifications:

It is preferred that the candidate have at least two years of clinical experience subsequent to fellowship training involving high complexity rheumatology tertiary consultations; have interest and experience in the clinical and didactic training of rheumatology fellows; be knowledgeable about the common program requirements of the American College of Graduate Medical Education for rheumatology fellowship training;  have administrative and/or leadership experience meeting the common program requirements of the American College of Graduate Medical Education for rheumatology fellowship training; have interest, administrative and/or teaching experience in training medical students and/or residents in the core Internal Medicine Graduate Medical Education program; and have peer-reviewed publications in the rheumatology discipline.

Additional Application Materials Required:

An online application must be submitted through this posting to officially be considered for an open position. In addition to the online application, candidates must also submit a cover letter, CV and the contact information for three professional references.


Please contact Brittany Hofmann at Brittany.hofmann@ucf.edu with questions about this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.


The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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