SUNY Upstate Medical University Posted Apr 12, 2022

Syracuse, NY

Academic Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon

The Department of Surgery at Upstate Medical University has an exciting opportunity for a full time academic Acute Care Surgeon at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Upstate Medical University is a two-campus 715 bed multidisciplinary, academic medical center which serves as the tertiary care referral center for Syracuse and the Central New York region. Upstate is an ACS verified Level 1 Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center which provides trauma care, emergency general surgery, critical care and burn surgery services to the Central NY region. The adult trauma program at Upstate is one of NY state’s busiest trauma centers serving 14 counties with 1.7 million inhabitants and caring for over 3,000 adult trauma cases a year with consistent programmatic growth.

The Department of Surgery is committed to recruiting high-quality faculty to provide state of the art surgical services for the patients of Central New York in a collaborative academic environment. The successful candidate will join an outstanding team of seven surgeons, multiple advance practice providers, surgery residents, nurses and students in providing Acute Care Surgery services at Upstate University Hospital. Board-certification in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care or appropriate experience is required. Teaching medical students, mentoring and training surgery residents is an integral part of the job. Academic appointment will be commensurate with the candidate’s academic record.
Upstate Medical University is located in Syracuse, NY adjacent to Syracuse University and includes the Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies. The Syracuse area is culturally diverse with outstanding college sports, many cultural events, nationally recognized public and private schools and is surrounded by numerous outdoor recreational opportunities.
This position offers an excellent opportunity for professional growth with one of the top ranked employers in the region and the high quality of life in central NY.
Upstate Medical University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

How to apply

Inquiries and resumes should be submitted electronically to:

Moustafa Hassan, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
c/o Jill Axenfeld or call (315)464-4776 with questions


750 E Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Academic Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon
Syracuse, NY

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