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University of Rochester Assistant Professor - 231414 in Rochester, New York

Assistant Professor Job ID 231414

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Thoracic Surgery M & D


The Division of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is seeking a BC/BE general thoracic surgeon to join the faculty at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level. The Division currently consists of four faculty members with a scope of practice spanning all aspects of general thoracic surgery exclusive of transplant.

The faculty currently performs over 1000 major operations per year at two hospitals, including an extensive experience in VATS, laparoscopy, robotics and EBUS. In addition, the Division has its own Esophageal Diagnostics Laboratory, believed to be among the largest in the country for a surgical department, performing 2500-3000 procedures annually and including upper endoscopy, endoscopic resection/ablation, dilation, stenting, high-resolution manometry, esophageal impedance and pH monitoring.

The Division currently has two full-time clinical research fellows and a basic research enterprise with excellent academic output. We train housestaff from our cardiothoracic fellowship, integrated (I-6) cardiothoracic residency, and surgery residency, all in good standing with their respective RRCs. URMC has well-developed multidisciplinary programs in Thoracic and GI Oncology affiliated with the Wilmot Cancer Institute. The position offers the potential for tremendous growth and support of an aspiring academic surgeon, and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

The U of R is located in Rochester, New York and is surrounded by world class culture, affordable housing and nationally ranked public schools. The City of Rochester is a mecca for the arts: home to a philharmonic orchestra, wonderful museums including the Strong National Museum of Play, internationally recognized dance companies as well as The Eastman School of Music. The Rochester International Jazz Festival is one of the top 10 Jazz festivals in the nation. The region boasts access to great watersports both on Lake Ontario as well as the Finger Lakes. The Finger Lakes region is also home to many internationally known wineries. Rochester has a rich history and was the last step on the underground railroad and the place Frederick Douglas called home. It is also the location of the Susan B. Anthony House making Rochester the epicenter of the woman’s suffrage movement.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #231414 at , and send letter of intent along with CV to:

Jodi BarkerDirector of Faculty ServicesDepartment of SurgeryUniversity of Rochester Medical Centerjodi_barker@urmc.rochester.edu585-275-4334

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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