Division Chief of Pediatric Nephrology

Pediatric Nephrology Division Chief | Academic Medicine Careers

Position: Division Chief of Pediatric Nephrology (Associate/Full Professor)
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Status: Full-time
Company: University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville
Specialty: Pediatric Nephrology
Salary + Benefits: Competitive Salary; Generous Benefits Package; Relocation Assistance

Pediatric Nephrology Division Chief Description

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine (UFCOM) – Jacksonville is recruiting for a full-time Division Chief of Pediatric Nephrology. We are currently accepting applications for an Associate and/or Full Professor with fellowship training in Pediatric Nephrology.

The Division of Pediatric Nephrology provides a complete range of inpatient and outpatient pediatric nephrology services, including management of patients with acute and chronic kidney disease, plasmapheresis services, and renal replacement therapy (continuous renal replacement therapy, peritoneal dialysis, and hemodialysis – with and without ECMO). The Division operates innovative clinical programs including a large ambulatory blood pressure monitoring program, and participates in collaborative research studies. The Division currently has two (2) full-time faculty members who are supported by an RN educator and other ancillary clinical support staff.

Additionally, the Division of Pediatric Nephrology works in close collaboration with the UF Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, the Division of Pediatric Urology at Nemours Children’s Specialty Services, and the pediatric renal transplant program at UF Health Gainesville.

This Position Requires:

  • Fellowship training in Pediatric Nephrology
  • ABMS Board Certification in Pediatrics with a subspecialty in Pediatric Nephrology
  • Eligibility for unrestricted Florida Medical License and hospital credentialing
  • MD, DO or equivalent medical degree

The successful Pediatric Nephrology Division Chief will demonstrate a history of collaborative clinical practice; excellence in teaching residents, medical students, and other healthcare professionals; and a record of academic accomplishment with strong administrative and leadership experience.

Your Mission as the Division Chief, Pediatric Nephrology:

Reporting to the Department Chair of Pediatrics at the UFCOM – Jacksonville, the Chief of Pediatric Nephrology will lead the overall Division. H/She will collaborate closely with the clinical staff at UF Health Jacksonville and Wolfson Children’s Hospital, a 216-bed, free-standing children’s hospital located in downtown Jacksonville.

Discover Jacksonville, FL

Located on Florida’s First Coast, Jacksonville is one of the largest cities in land area in the United States. The city provides an eclectic combination of southern hospitality, business, and recreational paradise. More than 1 million people live in the five-county area known as Florida’s First Coast. The area offers something for everyone, with a temperate climate incorporating seasonal changes, miles of beautiful waterways and beaches, and a myriad of public facilities for work and play. Located in the northeastern part of the state on the Atlantic Ocean, Jacksonville’s weather is sunny and pleasant. We enjoy an average of 320 days of sunshine each year, yet have the coolest summers in the state. 

Application Instructions:

For confidential consideration, along with additional details about this opportunity, those interested must email a CV to:
Elaine Auerbach
Managing Partner & Practice Leader
Kaye/Bassman International Corp.
Email: eauerbach@kbic.com or academicmedicine@kbic.com 
Phone: (972)265-5259 – Direct

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Florida offers an excellent benefits package including generous paid time off, retirement benefits, etc. A comprehensive benefits package is included.

University of Florida – Jacksonville has partnered with Kaye/Bassman to provide executive search services for UF Health. The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UF Health nondiscrimination policy.