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University of Rochester Assistant Professor - 232675 in Rochester, New York

Assistant Professor Job ID 232675

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Responsibilities

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is seeking a full time cardiothoracic intensivist to join our Cardiac Surgery team at an Assistant Professor level in the Department of Surgery. The candidates must be fellowship trained in cardiothoracic surgery, pulmonology, critical care medicine, or cardiology.

The Cardiothoracic ICU is a 22 bed unit staffed with 22 APP’s and provides medical management to patients with complex therapies and interventions for advanced cardiac and pulmonary failure including Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD), cardiac transplant, complex cardiac and vascular surgery, and all subspecialties of cardiology practice.

Strong Memorial Hospital is an 886-bed, Level I Trauma Center performing approximately 1,100 cardiac surgical cases annually.

The U of R is located in Rochester, New York and is surrounded by world class culture, affordable housing and nationally ranked public schools. The City of Rochester is a mecca for the arts: home to a philharmonic orchestra, wonderful museums including the Strong National Museum of Play, internationally recognized dance companies as well as The Eastman School of Music. The Rochester International Jazz Festival is one of the top 10 Jazz festivals in the nation. The region boasts access to great watersports both on Lake Ontario as well as the Finger Lakes. The Finger Lakes region is also home to many internationally known wineries. Rochester has a rich history and was the last step on the underground railroad and the place Frederick Douglas called home. It is also the location of the Susan B. Anthony House making Rochester the epicenter of the woman’s suffrage movement.

Please send CV and letter of interest to:

Peter Knight, MDProfessor of SurgeryDivision of Cardiac SurgeryUniversity of Rochester Medical Centerpeter_knight@urmc.rochester.eduPhone: 585-275-4344

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #232675 at

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.

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