The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester Medical Center located in Rochester, NY is seeking applicants for the position as Junior Faculty Clinician-Researcher. The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is tracking on a rapid growth initiative. This Junior Faculty Clinician-Researcher will provide clinical care and have a significant percent of protected time to develop a research program within the Department of PM&R. This role carries with it an opportunity to pursue personal research interests within the established infrastructure with mentorship of the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery Del Monte Neuroscience Research Institute, and/or the Dept. of Orthopaedics Center for Musculoskeletal Research, annually among the top 5 NIH funded Orthopaedic research programs nationally.
Ideal candidates would be BC/BE. Fellowship training in BI, SCI or MSK would be a plus but not required. Clinical:research FTE ratio would be negotiable with a potential of up to 50% protected research time. Ideal candidates would also have a keen interest in teaching and mentoring fellows, residents and medical students, particularly with respect to research.
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.
Please apply with CV, references and with any questions to:
Rajeev K. Patel, MD
Chair, Department of PM&R
Administrative contact: 585-275-3274
Internal Number: 001
About University of Rochester Medical Center
The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is 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.
URMC includes Strong Memorial Hospital, the Eastman Institute for Oral Health, the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, with its faculty practice (University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group), and the University of Rochester School of Nursing.