Asst Professor

Rochester, NY


Faculty Job Description:

Full-time Faculty position as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York.

The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), a leading academic institution, seeks outstanding candidates to join the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in the Clinician-Educator-Scholar Pathway. The University of Rochester is a national leader in translational research and lung biology research and maintains a strong and active program in faculty development. Protected time is available for basic, clinical, as well as translational research in the areas related to lung diseases including pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, sepsis, asthma, environmental pollutants, and cancer. Ample opportunities and resources for teaching are available and welcome. We have competitive fellowships in Pulmonary/Critical Care and Critical Care Medicine. Clinical practice opportunities include the medical intensive care units, inpatient pulmonary disease consultation services, outpatient pulmonary disease subspecialty clinics, and regional programs. The Rochester area affords the best in stress-free living, including affordable housing; easy commutes; highly ranked public schools and varied cultural, recreational and outdoor activities.

We seek individuals with an M.D. or equivalent, and a passion for academic medicine who are board eligible or board certified in Pulmonary Diseases and/or Critical Care Medicine who have completed a three-year fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine to join our diverse and collegial faculty group.


  • M.D. Degree or equivalent

  • Eligible for a New York State Medical License

  • Eligible for a Faculty Appointment at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

  • Eligible for Board Certification in Pulmonary Diseases and/or Critical Care Medicine

  • Post offer Drug Screen and Health Assessment required

  • Compliance with University and New York State health requirements

Interested candidates should send their CV, a letter of interest and the names of three references to Nicole Cruz, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division – Box 692, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642-8692 or

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #24261 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion to advance the University’s mission to Learn, Discover, Heal, Create – and Make the World Ever Better. In support of our values and those of our society, the University is committed to not discriminating on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law. This commitment extends to the administration of our policies, admissions, employment, access, and recruitment of candidates from underrepresented populations, veterans, and persons with disabilities consistent with these values and government contractor Affirmative Action obligations.

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

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Med M&D-Pulmnry/Crit Care Unit

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