ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY Job Title: CARDIOTHORACIC SURGEON / CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (TCL)
Professional  Rank: E4 Descriptive Title: CARDIOTHORACIC SURGEON / CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (TCL)
Salary Range: COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS Line Number: 56934
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Brief Description of Duties:
Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time Senior Cardiothoracic Surgeon / Clinical Associate Professor (TCL) with appropriate academic credentials and an excellent clinical record to lead, develop, and run a tertiary referral surgical program.

The applicant should have strong leadership skills in heart team building and collaboration with cardiologists as well as other faculty members. The selected individual will be responsible for the design and all operational aspects of the cardiothoracic surgical program. She/he will be expected to attend cardiac catheterization conferences and lead heart team meetings, where patient clinical reviews as well as operative selections, planning, and debriefings will be done collaboratively.

Additionally, this individual will be expected to participate in all research and educational/teaching activities of the Department of Surgery and the Division of Cardiothoracic surgery, including grand rounds and quality assessment/improvement conferences. We are pursuing a positive and enthusiastic leader to embrace this exciting opportunity.

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.
- Certification by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery or foreign equivalent.

PREFERRED:
- Record of scholarly activity, grant funding and 5+ years of experience as a cardiothoracic surgeon.
Posting ID: 18892 Ref #: FAC/56934-19
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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.