Send all materials to: 
IFAS HR, Faculty Recruitment
2044 McCarty Hall, PO Box 110281
Gainesville, FL 32611-0281

Phone 352-392-4777 or Fax 352-392-3226


Position Request Form submitted to Kimberly Browne

Hiring Authority in Department initiates


Submit below documents electronically to IFAS HR (Dana) to obtain Dean/SVP signatures and position number (forms are used for both tenure and non-tenure track positions):


Position detail form


Position Announcement


Approved position request form (step 1)

Search and Screening Committee Template

Advertising Template

Dept./Center Personnel Liaison initiates 


Meeting between Search and Screening Committee Chair, Department HR Liaison and IFAS HR prior to advertisement of position to discuss HR perspective and search and screening tutorial questions

Dept./Center Personnel Liaison initiates

Have screeners complete search and screening tutorial (using Internet Explorer or Safari only, login to MyTraining at and search for course code PVO800).


(Non-UF search committee members will need to be added to myUFL as a Person of Interest ) in order to view the training and applicant pool

Search and Screening Chair initiates


IFAS HR will post approved position on Careers at UF and obtain requisition number to be placed in all other announcements. Will automatically post on IFAS Personnel Website.  Will only place ad in The Chronicle by specific request.

IFAS HR initiates


Public Meeting Notice posted on dept/center website and in a location that has public access. Post 3-7 days prior to search committee meetings

UF Public comment policy

Search and Screening Chair initiates


Final Search and Screen Committee Meeting:  establishes short list of candidates; submit Short List Form to Dana for review BEFORE candidates are invited for on-campus interviews (tenure track positions: interview with all 3 Deans, regardless of TRE split. Non-tenure track - interview with lead Dean only)

Search and Screening Chair initiates


Request position closing date (email Dana) if position was posted as open until filled.

Search and Screening Chair initiates


For REC Directors - discuss final decision on candidate for position offer with the relevant academic department chair prior to contacting Dean.


All unit leaders: discuss offer with lead Dean PRIOR to negotiations; forward position announcement and position request form to Dean

Hiring Authority in Department initiates


Letter of Offer: must contact Susan Hudson for letter template prior to issuing

REC Director initiates

STEP 10 (if applicable)

If hiring a Foreign National, complete a Notice of Job Availability and post for 11 business days within hiring department. Post in two (2) places, eg., mailroom, breakroom, center if applicable. Send copy of completed form to HR-ICS

Dept./Center Personnel Liaison initiates


Submit Careers at UF Closeout Form to Dana LeCuyer (contact info above)

Search and Screening Chair initiates