Assistant Professor of Clinical

Rochester, NY


University of Rochester Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Wilmot Cancer Institute

Seeking BE/BC full time Cancer Rehabilitation Subspecialist

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in concert with the Wilmot Cancer Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center located in Rochester, NY is actively recruiting for a cancer rehabilitation subspecialist to join our faculty as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. We continue to track on a rapid faculty and programmatic growth curve supported by an approved newly renovated 11 private bed acute inpatient subspecialty brain injury rehabilitation unit opening in 2022 in addition to our current 20 bed CARF accredited acute inpatient rehabilitation unit. This position’s role will have a component of program development consisting of building a cancer rehabilitation service line with the University of Rochester’s Wilmot Cancer Institute. The focus will be on developing a cancer rehab consult service, admitting and managing cancer patients into inpatient rehabilitation beds as well as building a robust outpatient practice. This role carries ample opportunity to pursue academic scholarly activity and interests. This consists of supporting the education mission consisting of teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and medical students as well as the support to pursue research interests, interfacing collaboratively with the Dept. of PM&R UR Neurorestoration Institute, Dept. of Neurology/Neurosurgery Del Monte Neuroscience Institute as well as the Wilmot Cancer Institute. This position comes with a faculty appointment at the University of Rochester School of Medicine in the Department of PM&R.

Ideal candidates would be BC/BE in PM&R and fellowship trained in cancer rehabilitation medicine.

We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package, including a relocation stipend, malpractice, CME allowance, NYS licensure, DEA fees, and more. Additionally, the Rochester/Western NY area offers a low cost of living, nationally recognized schools and colleges and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping, professional/collegiate sports venues and activities for the outdoor enthusiast including the Adirondack mountains and finger lakes wine region.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting 230927 at and email a current CV and letter of interest to Rajeev K. Patel, M.D., Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at . If you would like further information, please call 585.275.3274.

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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $170,416 - $346,177 Annually

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

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