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University of Rochester Assistant Professor / Senior Instructor - 231108 in Rochester, New York

Assistant Professor / Senior Instructor Job ID 231108

Location School of Medicine & Dentistry Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 000 Psychiatry M&D MIPS


The Medicine in Psychiatry Services (MIPS) of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry invites applications for a full-time Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physician to serve as a primary care provider for individuals with severe mental illnesses. The position can carry a faculty rank of Senior Instructor or higher based on clinical experience or expertise. We are recruiting for a candidate with outstanding clinical and supervisory skills to join our Medicine in Psychiatry Services (MIPS), help grow our team and increase access to care for this vulnerable population. Clinical responsibilities include providing preventive and chronic disease management for those with severe mental disorders in close collaboration with colleagues in our Department of Psychiatry.

The physician will be based primarily at our Brighton Health Center where our Medicine in Psychiatry Services (MIPS) primary care practice is located, a mere 2 miles from Strong Memorial Hospital.

The physician will have a primary appointment with the department of Psychiatry and a secondary appointment with their respective departments of Medicine or Family Medicine, depending on postgraduate training. We encourage applicants with leadership skills and/or research interests in health care disparities to apply.

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Board certified/ board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine

  • Active NYS license

  • Active DEA certification

One of the nation's top academic medical centers, the University of Rochester Medical Center is the centerpiece of the University's health research, teaching, patient care and community outreach missions. The University's health care delivery network is anchored by Strong Memorial Hospital - an 800+-bed, University-owned teaching hospital which boasts specialty programs that consistently rank among the best in the nation. Counted amongst these inpatient beds are 30 medicine in psychiatry beds managed by the department of psychiatry and where all MIPS patients are preferentially cared for when needing acute inpatient care.

At URMC, our robust teaching, research programs and patient experience are being transformed through our Equity and Anti-Racism Action Plan (EARAP) rolled out in October of 2020. New innovation as well as fresh ideas and approaches are steeped in disciplined and conscientious approach to deliver anti-racist care through the biopsychosocial model. Here, care is delivered by health care professionals who innovate, collaborate, and care deeply about the lives they touch.

The surrounding counties constitute a community of over one million residents spread over many neighborhoods and townships. With a wealth of unique attractions and events spanning all four seasons, the city has been rated by Forbes as one of America’s top ten most livable cities, #3 Best Places to Raise a Family 2010, Top 50 Most Educated Cities in America, and boasts affordable housing and public schools that rank among the highest in the nation.

Compensation includes an excellent, nationally competitive base salary, with bonus/moonlighting opportunities, annual CME stipend, and generous benefits package through the University, including retirement program with direct University contribution and tuition benefits.

Interested individuals should apply on-line to Job posting #231108 at

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

The University of Rochester is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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