University of Rochester Sr Instructor - 220807 in Rochester, New York
School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Department of Family Medicine
University of Rochester Department of Family Medicine
Seeking Physician or PhD (or equivalent) to join our Family Medicine Research Faculty Group
Competitive Salary ¿ Generous UR Benefits ¿ Research Funding
The University of Rochester, Department of Family Medicine has well-established and continuously-funded programs of research on communication in healthcare, healthcare disparities, and population health, with a particular focus on promoting health equity. Our team has focused on pragmatic approaches to improving care for underserved minority populations (specifically in the areas of HIV/AIDS, depression, hypertension, cancer and other chronic conditions) and including improving access to care , access to care for deaf sign language users and people with hearing loss. Other areas of focus include end-of-life decision-making and clinician mindfulness.
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian, and nonprofit research university and one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers. It forms the centerpiece of the University of Rochester’s health research, teaching and patient care missions. We have a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff, all committed to the University’s motto of “Meliora” – Ever Better.
Over the last five years, URMC has garnered more than $1.18 billion in biomedical research, landing the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in the top 26th percentile of U.S. medical centers in federal research funding. Family Medicine research faculty have received over $18 million in grant funding in the last 5 years through federal awards, foundations, and the prestigious Clinical Research Professor award from the American Cancer Society. URMC was one of the first 12 academic medical centers to receive a Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) from the National Institutes of Health and has been continually funded by this grant for a total of $86 million. URMC is also the Coordinating Center for the CTSA program nationally. Notably, Family Medicine faculty hold leadership roles within the CTSI and the Coordinating Center.
Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #220807 at http://www.rochester.edu/working/hr/jobs/
How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
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