University of Rochester Asst Professor in Rochester, New York

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University of Rochester Department of Psychiatry has a leadership opportunity as Medical Director of Adult Ambulatory Services for a board certified psychiatrist interested in developing a career in a vibrant academic medical center.

This full-time position at the University of Rochester Medical Center includes an academic appointment with University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry at the rank of assistant or associate professor, commensurate with experience and accomplishments, and ample opportunities for faculty development within a robust tradition of mentorship. Teaching and supervision of psychiatric residents and fellows, medical students, and other trainees is an integral part of this position, along with clinical leadership in process improvement, program development, and strategic planning. With over 30,000 visits per year, we are a significant provider of outpatient services for adults in our diverse and vibrant community in Western New York. Our program includes a collaborative work environment of an interdisciplinary team of psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, RN’s, social workers, family therapists, and licensed mental health professionals. In addition to ambulatory services, our department provides a spectrum of services ranging from psychiatric emergency services, inpatient care, partial hospitalization, chemical dependency treatment, care management, and primary care. One of the nation's top academic medical centers, the University of Rochester Medical Center forms the centerpiece of the University's health research, teaching, patient care and community outreach missions. The University's health care delivery network is anchored by Strong Memorial Hospital - an 800-bed, University-owned teaching hospital which boasts specialty programs that consistently rank among the best in the nation. At URMC, our robust teaching and research programs transform the patient experience with fresh ideas and approaches steeped in disciplined science and the biopsychosocial model. Here, care is delivered by health care professionals who innovate, collaborate, and care deeply about the lives they touch.

The surrounding counties constitute a community of over one million residents spread over many neighborhoods and townships. With a wealth of unique attractions and events spanning all four seasons, the city has been rated by Forbes as one of America’s top ten most livable cities, #3 Best Places to Raise a Family 2010, Top 50 Most Educated Cities in America, and boasts affordable housing and public schools that rank among the highest in the nation.

Compensation includes an excellent, nationally competitive base salary, with bonus/moonlighting opportunities, annual CME stipend, and generous benefits package through the University, including retirement program with direct University contribution and tuition benefits.

For immediate consideration, please send letter of interest and CV to:

Sue DiGiovanni, MD

Associate Chair for Clinical Service

Department of Psychiatry

Phone: (585) 275-6822: (585) 273-1384

Email: SueDiGiovanni@URMC.Rochester.edu

University of Rochester is an equal opportunity employer

Job Title: Asst Professor

Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job ID: 210491

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time