Faculty Member – Infectious Disease (ID) Service, Department of Medicine

Job Locations USA-NY-New York
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/15/2021 8:38 PM)
Requisition ID
2021-46723
Category
Faculty (MD/PhD)

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
 
For the 30th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2019, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2019. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

The Infectious Disease (ID) Service in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is seeking applications for a full-time faculty member. The MSK ID service focuses on the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases that occur in cancer patients and performs clinical, bioinformatic, and laboratory-based research with the goal of reducing infectious complications in this patient population.

 

The ID Service at MSK provides consultations for a 500-bed hospital, outpatient clinics, and support for a growing regional network. The ID Service includes an ACGME-accredited ID fellowship program and incorporates advanced practice providers in clinical activities. The ID service houses programs in antibiotic management, infection control and epidemiology, and in clinical and basic research. The team is based at the main MSK campus located in New York City.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Clinically evaluate and manage patients on the inpatient and outpatient clinical service
  • Contribute to the teaching and research missions including supervising ID fellows, medical residents and medical students
  • Participate in outpatient parenteral antibiotic administration and penicillin skin allergy testing programs
  • Participate in educational and research activities
  • Serve on institutional and service committees

 

The ideal candidate should have:

  • An M.D., M.D./Ph.D., or equivalent with excellent clinical, communication and team skills
  • Board certification or board-eligible in Infectious Diseases
  • Licensure in the state of New York, or eligibility for a medical license in New York is required
  • Outstanding clinical skills and exceptional interpersonal skills
  • A track record of working toward scholarly achievement
  • An interest in data analysis and process improvement

 

Please send CV, a letter outlining your interest in the position, a statement of career interests and goals, and names/contact information of at least 3 references to:

 

Jessica Ventura

Administrative Assistant

Venturaj@mskcc.org

Compensation arrangements are competitive and commensurate with both experience and achievement. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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Closing

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. 

 

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