ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: SURGERY Job Title: PROFESSOR (TCL)
Professional  Rank: TCL Descriptive Title: CHIEF OF GENERAL SURGERY
Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications Line Number: 58278
Additional Position Information: Interested candidates can apply to: Rainer.gruessner@downstate.edu
Brief Description of Duties:
Section Chief of MIS/Robotic Surgery, Division of General Surgery. He/she will establish a comprehensive MIS/robotic program in general surgery including recruitment of additional faculty. He/she will oversee and direct a wide spectrum of general surgery procedures using laparoscopic and/or robotic techniques at University Hospital of Brooklyn (UHB). He/she will direct the education of surgical residents and medical students in all fields of MIS and supervision of medical students and residents in the Surgical Simulation Lab at UHB. Participation in clinical/translational research and clinical trials.

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: MD; NYS Medical license. Certification by the American Board of Surgery, or foreign equivalent. PREFERRED: Completion of a fellowship in MIS or other laparoscopic/robotic training program. Record of published scholarly activity.
Posting ID: 15492 Ref #: FAC/58278-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( PROFESSOR (TCL) ), Line( 58278 ) and PostingID( 15492 )
Rainer W.G. Gruessner, M.D.
Professor & Chairman
Department of Surgery   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.