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General and Specialty Gastroenterologists (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Medicine)

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Position Number 36404
Class Title General and Specialty Gastroenterologists (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Medicine)
Administrative Title No Administrative Function
Job Description

The University of Central Florida (UCF), College of Medicine Faculty Practice at UCF Health in Orlando, FL is seeking general and subspecialist gastroenterologists at the assistant, associate, or full professor academic rank. Applicants should be exceptional clinicians who wish to spend the majority of their time practicing in an outpatient setting. These positions involve delivering high quality, value-based, team-based outpatient care with opportunities for clinical research as well as teaching. Applicants need to have demonstrated outstanding clinical practice as well as a high level of communication, collaboration and professionalism.

UCF has grown to be the nation’s second largest university and has demonstrated particular excellence in technology, science, and simulation. The College of Medicine (COM) received full LCME-accreditation in 2013. The medical campus is located at Lake Nona, serving as an anchor to the 500 acre “Medical City”, which is rapidly growing to include hospitals, clinics, and research institutes. The college also includes undergraduate and various graduate programs in biomedical sciences and biotechnology.

The success of the multispecialty faculty practice clinic, UCF Health, has led to further growth and expansion to a second state-of-the-art facility. There is the availability of on-site imaging, opportunities for participation in clinical trials and collaborative work on translational investigations with COM basic scientists.

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

Position 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 the specialty of gastroenterology upon completion of training. Board certification would be expected within two (2) years of completion of training.


The preferred candidates will have specialized training and extensive clinical experience in caring for patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, as well as have specific training and considerable clinical experience in the micro- and macro-nutritional aspects of gastrointestinal diseases. Particular interest in celiac other gluten-related disorders is desired. Peer-reviewed publications in the discipline of gastroenterology, and inflammatory bowel disease in particular are also preferred, as is experience in research trials concerning inflammatory bowel disorders.

Special Conditions

Applicants will also be considered for position numbers 36405 and 39323. There are opportunities available for two general gastroenterologists devoted to patient care and one specialist.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Additional Application Materials Required

An online application must be submitted to 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.

NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

Please contact Dr. Abdo Asmar at with questions about the position.

UCF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 700941
Job Open Date 09/02/2016
Job Close Date
Open until filled Yes
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Medicine (COM)
Department COM - Clinical Sciences
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
Job Category Faculty
Work Location Lake Nona
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