The Division of Medical Ethics and the Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College invites applications for a full-time academic clinical ethicist at the level of assistant professor.
This is a rare opportunity for a uniquely qualified individual to join the Medical Ethics faculty at this premier medical school located in New York City. Our established and rapidly growing program is home to 6 full-time and 30+ part-time and adjunct multi-disciplinary faculty with nationally recognized expertise in numerous areas including, neuroethics, research ethics, end-of-life decision-making, advance directives, the unrepresented patient, clinical ethics consultation, ethics education, the ethics of molecular and reproductive medicine, and feminist ethics.
Weill Cornell Medical College, the medical school of Cornell University, is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, the Rockefeller University, and the Hospital for Special Surgery. In addition, our clinical ethics fellowship is part of the New York-Houston Medical Ethics Consortium.
Weill Cornell Medical College is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer/educator.
The candidate will carry out clinical ethics case consultation at New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center, conduct bioethics research, and teach medical students and residents. In addition, s/he will instruct and mentor clinical ethics fellows in our fellowship program. Consideration may be given to clinical practitioners who wish to do clinical work.
Qualifications include: a terminal degree; experience independently conducting clinical ethics case consultations; formal research or fellowship training and/or an established record of scholarship; and teaching experience. We seek a candidate with exceptional analytical and verbal abilities and the capacity to work collegially with diverse professional and lay populations.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Faculty salary will be dependent upon training, prior accomplishments, and experience.
Internal Number: 27431
About Weill Cornell Medical College
Weill Cornell Medical College is located in the heart of New York City. It's mission is to provide the finest education possible for medical students and students pursuing advanced degrees in the biomedical sciences, to conduct research at the cutting edge of knowledge, to improve the health care of the nation and the world, and to provide the highest quality of clinical care to the community.