The Department of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY, is seeking a dedicated Radiologist to join the Abdominal Imaging section.
Abdominal Imaging faculty perform CT/MRI/US/Abdominal Fluoroscopy and PET/CT with internal sub-specialization in line with a faculty members interests. The section presently consists of 9 faculty members supported by licensed professional extenders and a dedicated Radiology communication center.
We provide diagnostic imaging and teaching at the primary medical center, and collaborate with superb clinical colleagues. Biopsies and other procedures are performed by a separate Interventional section. Overnight coverage is provided by a separate Emergency Radiology Section.
Compensation and benefit packages are highly competitive, including 403B and 457 plans, disability insurance, and tuition benefits. As a non-profit institution, service time may count towards the public service federal loan forgiveness program. Faculty enjoy 9 weeks non-clinical time each year with professional activities supported by a generous individually managed professional account. The section has maintained an average of a day/week dedicated academic/administrative time to allow career development.
The Department of Imaging Sciences at the University of Rochester is a practice of about 80 Radiologists, with 36 residents and about 10 fellows. Technical highlights include state of the art Information Technology, a clinical PET/MRI, Dual Energy CT and digital PET/CT. PACS is integrated into a comprehensive electronic clinical information system. Affiliated hospital images are available on PACS.
The University of Rochester Medical Center is a nearly 2 Billion dollar clinical and research enterprise. The main campus alone covers over 4.4 million square feet with 1,400 full time faculty members, and 600 residents and fellows. There are extensive tertiary care programs including an active transplant division. The Medical center has been successful in building a regional network of owned and affiliated hospitals.
There are many opportunities to develop research interests in collaboration with clinical colleagues as well as basic science/engineering groups at the University. Multiple academic activity tracks allow promotion through scholarly activity including traditional and electronic teaching and programmatic administration.
Rochester is a mid-size city with extensive cultural and recreational opportunities. Housing is affordable. The majority of faculty’s children attend excellent public schools, with many subsequently admitted to highly competitive Universities. The Finger Lakes region of New York is famous for its outdoor participatory sports.
Requirements include ABR certification or eligibility. Fellowship Training or equivalent experience in Abdominal Imaging is desired. Radiologists at all time points in their careers are invited to apply.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to David L. Waldman, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 648, Rochester, NY 14642 or email: David_Waldman@urmc.rochester.edu. Reference letters will be needed upon request.
The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and actively encourages applicants from groups underrepresented in higher education. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply