New York Medical College (NYMC) School of Medicine (SOM) seeks a distinguished leader in the field of rehabilitation medicine to be the Chair of Rehabilitation Medicine.
The SOM’s Department of Rehabilitation Medicine has 12 full-time faculty members, primarily based at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York City. The department actively carries out NYMC medical student teaching and has a fully ACGME-accredited residency program. The department chair will mentor the research activities of students, residents and early-phase faculty members, leading to publication of scholarly works and to extramurally funded grants & contracts.
The endowed chair will be an M.D or an M.D/Ph.D whose role as clinician, teacher, researcher and administrator as the Chairman of the Department will proactively build programmatic bridges from Rehabilitation Medicine department to other NYMC academic units, affiliated healthcare systems & hospitals, research centers & institutes and other extramural partners & research networks as well as encourage research collaborations among the SOM departments.
Please direct applications or nominations of qualified candidates for transmission to the search committee to: Vilma Bordonaro, Chief of Staff at firstname.lastname@example.org .
In keeping with the traditions and policies of NYMC, applicant diversity reflecting all self-identified gender, racial, social and economic groups is strongly encouraged. New York Medical College is committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds. New York Medical College is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: 11272018
About New York Medical College
Since 1860, New York Medical College (NYMC) has trained generations of students from all over the world. NYMC is distinguished by its inclusive and humanistic approach to education. Historically, we were ahead of our time in admitting and graduating women and students of color. Having joined the Touro College and University System in 2011, we are enjoying a new era of growth, diversity and opportunity, illustrated by recent innovations such as our Clinical Skills and Disaster Medicine Training Center, Biotechnology Incubator and impressive growth in applications and fundraising. With three schools – School of Medicine, Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, and School of Health Sciences and Practice – on one campus in Westchester County, New York, NYMC offers a large catchment area that enables our students to treat and work with culturally and economically diverse populations, and pursue a wide range of career, residency and internship opportunities. Our affiliate hospitals are some of the finest in the tri-state area, and our faculty is unsurpassed in their dedication and skill. After 156 years, NYMC is stronger than ever – excellent news for our students and the populations they serve.