Associate Professor; Assistant Professor

  • University of Rochester
  • Rochester, NY, USA
  • Jul 21, 2021
Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description


Associate Professor; Assistant Professor

Job ID: 227159
Location: School of Medicine & Dentistry
Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Medical Humanities and Bioethics

The Division of Medical Humanities & Bioethics in the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (URSMD) seeks to recruit an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level faculty member for a position, tenure track. The Division of Medical Humanities & Bioethics cultivates humanistic, empathic, and ethically driven healthcare rooted in the biopsychosocial principles. The successful candidate will join an interdisciplinary faculty group with training in bioethics, the history of medicine, narrative medicine, and the visual arts. The faculty engage in scholarship, research, clinical and community service, and the teaching of graduate students and medical and other health professions trainees.

Candidates must have an excellent record of quality teaching and scholarship, including a demonstration of a strong scholarly career track. PhD or JD required. Additional clinical degree, bioethics credentialing, and experience in an academic health center preferred. We especially welcome faculty who bring an equity lens to their teaching and who demonstrate a strong record of collaboration in scholarship and research.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Teaching in existing medical school courses and Medical Humanities & Bioethics electives

Teaching, or co-teaching, one course in the Master's in Medical Humanities Program

Directing the URSMD Bioethics Pathway Program

Advising student-run bioethics interest groups

Working with the Director of the Division of Medical Humanities and the Director of the Clinical Bioethics Program to organize meetings, conferences, and educational outreach programs

Develop a research program that leads to presentations at national meetings and publications in peer-reviewed journals

Mentoring students in undergraduate and graduate medical programs

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #227159 at

The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.

How To Apply
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