MD degree or equivalentBoard certification or eligibility in vascular surgeryCompetence in both open and endovascular techniques. The Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery at theUniversity of Florida is currently recruiting an academic vascularsurgeon to join the faculty and work at the Malcolm RandallVeterans Affairs Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida. Theacademic medical center at the University of Florida College ofMedicine and UF Health Shands Hospital is the state’s tertiary carereferral center.The vascular surgeon will practice at the Malcolm Randall VAMedical Center (VAMC), located adjacent to UF Health ShandsHospital. The VAMC is a 239-bed hospital that serves veteransthroughout North Florida and South Georgia. The facility has astate-of-the-art fixed imaging hybrid endovascular operating suiteand serves as the second largest VA system in the country.The UF Division of Vascular Surgery is comprised of eightboard-certified surgeons that provide all the clinical care at UFHealth and the Malcolm Randall VAMC. The group is bothcollaborative and collegial while committed to the development ofthe junior faculty and surgical trainees. The Division has a verycompetitive Vascular Fellowship (5+2) with two trainees peryear.The Division has a solid infrastructure for clinical and basicscience research. The research efforts have paralleled the clinicalpractice, focusing on treatment paradigms and outcomes after aorticinterventions, lower extremity occlusive disease, dialysis access,mesenteric ischemia and “tertiary care”. The infrastructureincludes four research coordinators dedicated to clinical trials,quality improvement, and translational research. The group has beenan active participant in a number of device-related industrytrials, and maintains a nice working relationship with the majordevice companies. The Division has also been an active participantin the Vascular Quality Initiative and has taken a leadership rolein the region.This position represents a wonderful opportunity for the rightindividual given the clinical volume, research infrastructure,training program, and overall strength of the Division. The targetcandidate should have a strong clinical skill set and a passion foracademic vascular surgery. It is the expectation that they willcontinue to expand the clinical practice and foster the Division’snational reputation for patient care and clinical research.Minimum Qualifications: All applicants must apply for position athttps://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/.Letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a list of three to fiveprofessional references are required with submission ofapplication.The Search Committee will accept applications until the position isfilled. Applications will be reviewed starting as soon as possibleafter the posting date.Primary (8/8th) appointment will be at Malcolm Randall VA MedicalCenter in Gainesville, Florida. Academic rank will be awarded basedupon the career stage and development of the candidate.Selected candidate will be required to provide three letters ofrecommendation and an official transcript to the hiring departmentupon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if adesignation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned froman education institution outside of the United States are requiredto be evaluated by a professional credentialing service providerapproval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services(NACES), which can be found at http://naces.org/ .If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’sSunshine Law.#category=35The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.