Work in the Department of Emergency Medicine

Employment opportunities in the department of emergency medicine

The University of Florida Department of Emergency Medicine advances health care in Florida , our nation and the world through excellence in education, clinical care, discovery and service.

The University of Florida College of Medicine’s Department of Emergency Medicine in Gainesville, Florida, is seeking talented, highly motivated emergency medicine physicians to join our robust dynamic department of 44 faculty, with an expanding residency program and increased fellowship opportunities.

The department of emergency medicine is part of the UF Health Shands Hospital and Academic Health Center, which is north central Florida’s largest teaching institution, a Level 1 trauma center and burn center, and the major referral center for the North Florida region.

Emergency medicine faculty and fellows will enjoy the academic benefits of working in one of the country’s few academic health centers with six health-related professional colleges, nine major research institutes and versatile research facilities located on a single contiguous major university campus. There are numerous opportunities with our department ad within the UF College of Medicine for emergency physicians with teaching research, and administrative interests.

Open Positions

Emergency Medicine Faculty

  • Emergency Medicine Faculty
  • Vice Chair of Research
  • Academic emergency faculty – all ranks
  • Pediatric emergency medicine faculty
  • Clinical faculty for community practice
  • Emergency medicine fellows

Emergency Medicine Fellowships

  • Emergency medical services
  • Critical care
  • Research
  • Sports medicine
  • Ultrasound
  • International Emergency Medicine
  • Toral Foundation sponsored fellowships in neuro critical care and neuro sports trauma

Learn More About Opportunities and Apply

About Gainesville and the University of Florida

Gainesville is a beautiful, dynamic and vibrant college town, centrally located in north Florida. Residents are close to airports, family entertainment and some of the best beached in the world. Home of the Gator Nation, award-winning college sports and year-round outdoor activities, Gainesville has been repeatedly voted as one of the best places to live in the United States.

Join the UF College of Medicine faculty and earn an extremely competitive salary commensurate with experience and duties. Enjoy the full range of University of Florida state benefits.

When applying, please address correspondence, including a CV and cover letter to Joseph A. Tyndall, MD, MPH, chair for the department of emergency medicine.


Please email Amy Smith at