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Chair - Rochester, NY

Witt/Kieffer, Ford, Hadelman & Andre Buckles
Rochester, New York 14642
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Charles A. Dewey Professor and Chair, 
Department of Medicine 
Rochester, New York

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (SMD) seeks an outstanding nationally recognized academic leader with a substantial record of research, teaching, clinical excellence, and administrative accomplishments in the field to serve as the next Charles A. Dewey Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine. This is a unique opportunity at one of the most respected healthcare institutions in the U.S. and a Department with a longstanding reputation for excellence.

The University of Rochester Medical Center and UR Medicine (the clinical enterprise across all sites) form the centerpiece of the university's medical research, teaching, patient care, and community outreach missions. The SMD is a prestigious, academically productive center for the education and training of physicians, dentists, and investigators, basic and translational research initiatives, and overall clinical excellence. The SMD ranks in the top quartile of U.S. academic medical centers in research funding from the National Institutes of Health.

The Department of Medicine's nearly 500 faculty supported by over 1,000 staff provide a wide array of breakthrough research, integrated clinical programs, and nationally recognized training programs. The Chair must be innovative, collaborative, possess strong interpersonal skills focused to guide the Department to the next level through the advancement of the key mission areas while continuing to meet and exceed national standards of excellence. This leader will have the demonstrated ability to inspire, manage, recruit and mentor faculty, learners, and staff. This position requires a thorough understanding of the healthcare environment, both regionally and nationally, a vision for the growth of clinical services, and a dedication to developing the next generation of physicians. Candidates must be physicians, certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine who qualify for appointment as Professor in the SMD.

For confidential nominations or expressions of interest, please contact
Linda Komnick or Beth Frye, M.D. through the office of Vinny Gossain at RochesterCOM@wittkieffer.com.

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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Posted: 2019-07-15 Expires: 2019-08-19

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Chair - Rochester, NY

Witt/Kieffer, Ford, Hadelman & Andre Buckles
Rochester, New York 14642

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