Division Chief of Infectious Disease

Rochester, New York
Sep 07, 2017
Position Type

The Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester (UR) is recruiting a new Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases. We seek an individual with an MD or MD/PhD degree and a track record of excellence in teaching, research, and mentoring of faculty to lead all division activities. The applicant should be clinically active in Infectious Diseases with ABIM certification or equivalent qualification preferred.

The successful applicant will lead a faculty group located in an 830-bed tertiary care teaching hospital, Strong Memorial Hospital, providing the full spectrum of infectious diseases services in the inpatient and ambulatory environments. This includes general as well as transplant infectious diseases services.

The Division of Infectious Diseases is an international leader in patient care, education, and research. The research portfolios include major well funded research programs in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Influenza, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), and other bacterial and viral respiratory pathogens with a focus on vaccine development, clinical trials, and translational research. The Division is home to an ACGME accredited fellowship program in Infectious Diseases.

Appointment to the full-time faculty would be at the rank of Associate Professor or full Professor, with or without tenure, commensurate with qualifications. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The University of Rochester is one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers and is a leader in translational research and infectious diseases. The University maintains a strong and active program in faculty development. The Rochester area affords the best in stress-free living, including affordable housing; easy commutes; highly ranked public schools, and varied cultural, recreational, and outdoor activities.

Send CV and Cover letter to: Linda_Marchionda@URMC.Rochester.edu

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