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University of Rochester Assistant Professor - 218925 in Rochester, New York

Assistant Professor Job ID 218925


School of Medicine & Dentistry

Full/Part Time Full-Time

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Physical Medicine & Rehab


Seeking Spinal Cord Injury subspecialist

The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Rochester Medical Center located in Rochester, NY is recruiting for a spinal cord injury subspecialist. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is tracking on a rapid faculty and real estate growth initiative consisting of an already approved acute inpatient subspecialty neurorehabilitation unit opening FY21. This position will provide clinical expertise to our spinal cord injury patients within the consult service, acute and subacute inpatient rehabilitation beds, as well as our growing spinal cord injury outpatient population. This role carries ample opportunity to pursue academic scholarly activity and research interfacing collaboratively with the Dept. of PM&R UR Neurorestorative Institute as well as with the Dept. of Neurology/Neurosurgery Del Monte Neuroscience Institute.

Ideal candidates would be BC/BE and fellowship trained in spinal cord injury and/or a minimum of 5 years of experience managing SCI patients and would also have a keen interest in teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and medical students.

The University of Rochester Medical Center is one of the nation’s top medical centers, and is at the center 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.

We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package, including a relocation stipend, malpractice, generous CME allowance, and more. Additionally, the Rochester/Western upstate 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.

The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

Interested individuals must apply on-line to Job posting #218925 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.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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