Assistant Professor, Associate

Rochester, NY


Faculty job description:

Trauma/Critical Care and Emergency General Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at the University of Rochester and Strong Memorial Hospital, located in Rochester New York, seeks a full-time faculty member to join the growing and diverse Division of Acute Care Surgery and Trauma. The successful applicant will join eight fellowship trained, board certified surgeons in the practice of Traumatology, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency General Surgery. Candidates must be BE/BC and must be eligible for faculty appointment at all academic levels.

Candidates should possess a strong commitment to patient care, education, and research. Opportunities for clinical and scientific collaboration are plentiful. The Division is actively involved in community outreach and education on many levels and is home to an ACGME-accredited Surgical Critical Care fellowship.

Strong Memorial Hospital is a 940-bed, tertiary care referral center serving Rochester and the surrounding Finger Lakes Region of New York State. As the primary teaching hospital for the University of Rochester School of Medicine, Strong Memorial Hospital offers care in 40 different specialties and is ranked as one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report. The ACS verified Level I Trauma Center provides care for >3000 injured patients annually.

The Finger Lakes Region is a beautiful place to live and raise a family, offering year-round activities for every season. Vibrant food and music venues, multiple outdoor recreational options, easy access to minor league sporting events and driving distance to most major Northeast Metropolitan areas. The greater Rochester area boasts some of the best public schools in the country.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #240894 at and submit CV and letter of interest to:

Mark Gestring, MD FACS

Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery

University of Rochester Medical Center


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

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Surgery