New York


Associate Professor/ Professor
Division Chief, Musculoskeletal Trauma
Department of Orthopaedics
University of Rochester/Strong Memorial Hospital
Rochester, New York

The Department of Orthopaedics seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position as Division Chief of Musculoskeletal Trauma.

Required Credentials:
Candidates should be board certified in orthopaedic surgery with fellowship training in musculoskeletal trauma. Leadership experience in orthopaedics is an advantage. Candidates must be eligible for an unrestricted New York State medical license. A post-offer health assessment is required.

Responsibilities include patient care, resident education, and both research in, and also administrative leadership of, the Division of Musculoskeletal Trauma in the Department of Orthopaedics. The successful candidate will lead a division comprised of four experienced trauma fellowship-trained surgeons. The University of Rochester is a major tertiary care center, is one of the busiest centers in New York for fracture fixation and is the regional Level I trauma center. The orthopaedics residency graduates 8 residents each year, and there is an ACGME-accredited fellowship in musculoskeletal trauma.  The Department provides outstanding research opportunities through the Center for Musculoskeletal Research, our state-of-the-art motion analysis laboratory, and our extensive patient-reported outcome data warehouse.

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs, or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported. The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Interested individuals should apply on-line to job posting # 239416 at and forward their curriculum vitae and a letter of interest to:
Department of Orthopaedics
Box 665, Attn. Kim Foote
601 Elmwood Ave.
Rochester, NY 14642


Posted: 9/1/2022

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