The New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, Department of
Geriatrics and Gerontology at Rowan-Virtua School of Osteopathic
Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey is seeking a full-time clinical
faculty member to join our pioneering and expanding team.
The New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging (NJISA) has a
distinguished history dating back to its origins in the 1980’s. It
is a designated Center of Excellence with a tripartite mission of
clinical service, education and research. It is a multidisciplinary
Center, providing team based care to older individuals.
The Department consists of a diversified faculty and staff
including geriatricians, geriatric psychiatrists,
neuropsychologists, behavioral researchers, neuroscientist
researchers, nurse practitioners, social workers and health
educators. It offers primary care services across the continuum of
care, including acute care, ambulatory care, home and assisted
living care, subacute and long-term care. Specialty programs
include the Memory Assessment Program, Comprehensive Geriatric
Assessment, and House Calls. NJISA physicians provide direct
patient care and serve as Medical Directors at multiple long-term
and subacute care facilities.
NJISA’s research focuses on behavioral research, basic
science/translational research, and research in primary care. NJISA
is home to a Biomarker Discovery Center and is engaged in
significant research on Alzheimer’s disease and digital
neuropsychological screening. Funding is provided by the National
Institutes of Health and private foundations. NJISA also either
participates in or leads multi-institutional research
NJISA provides an array of educational offerings to families,
caregivers, and health professionals. As a Department in Rowan
University School of Osteopathic Medicine, NJISA is also committed
to training the physicians of tomorrow. NJISA’s educational
programs extend to other health professionals including nursing,
pharmacy, public health, and biomedical sciences. Our goal is to
create a healthcare workforce that is prepared to meet the needs of
the growing generation of older individuals.
As a clinical faculty member in our Department, you will provide
primary care/geriatric clinical services in the ambulatory, acute,
home, long-term care, and subacute settings. Additionally, you will
participate in the training and education of medical students and
residents. You will participate in faculty development and such
other duties as assigned by the Department Chair to support the
mission of the Department of Geriatrics and Gerontology, New Jersey
Institute for Successful Aging.
The selected candidate must hold the following:
Valid NJ Medical License
Board Certification/Eligibility in Internal Medicine or Family
Medicine required. Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatrics
Salary is competitive and accompanied by a comprehensive benefits
package including Rowan undergraduate tuition for eligible
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal
opportunity in employment.
NOTE: Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the
US. The university will not sponsor an applicant's work visa for
NOTE: This faculty appointment is Tenure Eligible and
may be granted upon successful completion of criteria listed in the
RowanSOM Faculty Bylaws.
NOTE: Faculty Rank of Assistant Professor/Associate
Professor/Professor is pending review and recommendation made by
the Faculty Affairs Committee.
Advertised: Jul 25 2023 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Sep 25 2023 11:55 PM Eastern Daylight