The Department of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY, is seeking a division chief for their abdomen imaging section. The division presently consists of 11 faculty members supported by licensed professional extenders and a dedicated radiology communication center. Abdominal imaging faculty perform CT/MRI/US/Abdominal Fluoroscopy and PET/CT with internal sub-specialization in line with a faculty member’s interests. We provide diagnostic imaging and teaching at the primary medical center and collaborate with superb clinical colleagues. Biopsies and other invasive procedures are performed by a separate interventional division. Overnight coverage is provided by a separate emergency radiology division.
Requirements include ABR certification or eligibility in Diagnostic Radiology and fellowship training or equivalent experience in abdominal imaging. Candidates should have or be eligible to obtain a New York State Medical License.
Compensation and benefit packages are highly competitive, including 403B and 457 plans, disability insurance, and tuition benefits. As a non-profit institution, service time may count toward the public service federal loan forgiveness program. Faculty enjoy competitive combined vacation and conference time each year. Professional activities are supported by a generous individually managed professional account. The department has maintained an average of one day per week of dedicated academic/administrative time to allow for professional development.
The Department of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester is a practice of approximately 90 radiologists and 25-30 residents and fellows. Technical highlights include state of the art information technology, 3T MRI, a clinical PET/MRI, Dual Energy CT and digital PET/CT. The department’s PACS system is integrated into a comprehensive electronic clinical information system. Annual study volumes are approaching 1,000,000 across several imaging locations throughout our region. To learn more about our imaging facility and faculty, please visit us at the following link: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/imaging.aspx
The University of Rochester Medical Center is renowned for outstanding patient care, research and education. We are a community that welcomes, encourages, and supports individuals who desire to contribute to and benefit from the institution’s mission of teaching, research, patient care, performance and community service. We have a pluralistic community that includes faculty, students, and staff with a wide range of culture, race and beliefs. The medical center employs over 2,000 faculty members, and nearly 900 residents and fellows all united by a commitment to be ever better. We are one of the largest organizations for medical treatment and research in Upstate NY. Our organization encompasses a regional Prenatal Center, Trauma Center, Burn Center, the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, a level 4 epilepsy center and Liver and Cardiac Transplant Centers. A large portion of the University’s biomedical research is conducted in the Arthur Kornberg Research Institute. The Medical Center has been successful in building a regional network of owned and affiliated hospitals, united with a single PACS.
There are many opportunities to develop research in collaboration with clinical colleagues as well as basic science/engineering groups at the university. Multiple academic activity tracks allow promotion through scholarly education or clinical activity.
Rochester is a mid-sized city with extensive cultural and recreational opportunities. These include Art, Science, and Children’s Museums, the George Eastman Museum, a zoo, top Philharmonic and Pops Orchestras, and multiple theatres including Broadway plays. Housing is affordable. The majority of faculty children attend excellent public schools with many subsequently admitted to highly competitive universities. The Finger Lakes region of New York is famous for its outdoor participatory sports and is the 3rd largest wine region in the United States.
Interested individuals should apply on-line to job posting #233240 at https://www.rochester.edu/working/hr/jobs and send cover letter and CV to Jennifer A. Harvey, Imaging Sciences Chair at the University of Rochester: Jennifer_Harvey@URMC.Rochester.edu .
Reference letter upon request.
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: $394,250 - $455,000 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.
Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Imaging Sciences-Faculty