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University of Rochester Faculty Rank Assistant Professor - 227781 in Rochester, New York

Faculty Rank Assistant Professor Job ID 227781

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

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Cardiac Surgery M&D


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.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #227781 at and send CV and letter of interest to:

Peter Knight, MD

Professor of Surgery

Division of Cardiac Surgery

University of Rochester Medical Center

Phone: 585-275-4344

The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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