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We are Seeking A New Chair for the Department of Microbiology and Immunology

The New York Medical College School of Medicine’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology is seeking applicants for the position of Chair.  Applicants should have a Ph.D., MD., M.D./Ph.D. or equivalent degree; academic rank at the professorial or equivalent level; a record of sustained research and mentorship accomplishments; evidence of national and international leadership in his/her field; relevant administrative experience; and demonstrated, effective interpersonal, collaborative and communication skills.  The Chair of the Department reports directly to the Dean of the School of Medicine.  The overall responsibility of the Chair is to lead the Department to a position of academic and professional eminence, while furthering the goals and missions of the School of Medicine in regard to teaching, research and clinical care.  

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.

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New York Medical College offers a generous benefits package including, medical and dental insurance, 403b and generous vacation time.  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.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, their CV and the names of 3 references to:

John T. Fallon, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Department of Pathology
Chair, Microbiology and Immunology Chair Search Committee
New York Medical College School of Medicine
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Email: hrrecruiter@nymc.edu