ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: SURGERY/TRANPLANT Job Title: TO BE DETERMINED
Professional  Rank: TBD Descriptive Title: Sr. Transplant Surgeon & Director of Pancreas Transplantation
Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience & Qualifications Line Number: 56362
Additional Position Information: Interested candidate can email : Rainer.gruessner@downwstate.edu
Brief Description of Duties:
Senior Transplant Surgeon and Director of Pancreas Transplantation is responsible for the coordination, organization and growth of the Pancreas Transplant Surgery Service. Supervises all Pancreas Transplant Surgical care rendered by the attendings, physician assistants, fellows and residents; Oversees quality assurance activities with the Division: Collaborates with department, division, hospital and school leadership on initiatives to expand the market share and scope of services provided by the Transplant Division; Actively participates in Department, Hospital and campus-wide committees and work groups; Fosters scholarly activity by Division faculty, and engages in own program publications and research; Leads the Pancreas Transplant educational and fellowship programs; Maintains a satisfactory balance between the clinical care, research and educational functions of the Pancreas Transplant Program; Participates in any other activities assigned by the Department Chair and Division Chief.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: New York State medical license; Board Certification/Eligibility or Foreign Equivalency in General Surgery or Urology; Completion of American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS)-accredited fellowship in Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery; Prior Medical School faculty appointment as Professor of Surgery and clinical teaching experience in Pancreas Transplantation. PREFERRED: Minimum of 15 years experience in a leadership role as a Director of Transplant Surgery and clinical experience in pancreas transplantation. Proven leadership experience of multidisciplinary care teams; Regional and national reputation for outstanding clinical and scholarly activity; Principal author of peer reviewed research publications. Senior role in research trials of at least 10 years, ongoing research and publications.
Posting ID: 15284 Ref #: FAC/56362-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TO BE DETERMINED ), Line( 56362 ) and PostingID( 15284 )
Rainer Gruessner, MD
Professor & Chairman, Dept of Surgery
Rainer.gruessner@downstate.edu   M.S.C.40
SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.