Summary Description: The Department of Dermatology at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center seeks a full-time Mohs surgeon to join our full-time faculty and clinical practices in Manhattan as Director of Dermatologic Surgery. The Director will define, develop and direct the expansion of dermatologic surgery training, research and clinical services including recruitment of program faculty and staff. Responsibilities include clinical teaching of medical students, residents and an ACGME-approved surgery fellow. In collaboration with the Department Chair, the Director of Surgery will foster strategic partnerships with key leaders at the Herbert Irving Cancer Center, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia's College of Physicians and Surgeons in development of an interdisciplinary cutaneous oncology program.State-of-the-art ambulatory practice locations include mid-town Manhattan and at Columbia's Medical Center in upper Manhattan. Faculty appointment at the Associate or Professor level with salary commensurate with experience. Responsibilities include clinical teaching of medical students, residents and fellows. Clinical research interests in cutaneous oncology desirable.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have: strong interest in investigative dermatology research, publishing and teaching; board certification in dermatology and possess a NYS license and DEA upon appointment; completed an ACGME accredited procedural dermatology or American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery approved fellowship; at least five years as a clinical dermatologist in Mohs surgery; excellent communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills. Candidate will play a vital role in Department activities.
Preferred Qualifications: Subspecialties, field of research, and department needs will determine preferred qualifications.
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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
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