The Center for Dermatology in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, in conjunction with Rutgers Health and RWJBarnabas Health, invites applications for a Per Diem general dermatologist. Dermatologists in the Center are responsible for performance of adult and pediatric dermatology services at our World’s Fair Drive location in Somerset, NJ as well as consultative services at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – the school’s 650 bed tertiary care core teaching hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, the Bristol Meyers Squibb Children’s Hospital, and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. The successful candidate will be a member of the Dermatology team, performing patient care duties as a clinical dermatologist. The successful candidate will also be an active participant in the educational programs of the Department including teaching medical students and residents.
An MD, DO, or MBBS is required along with board certification or board eligibility in Dermatology. Academic rank and compensation will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and academic experience. Women and diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply, please submit a curriculum vitae, a letter outlining your interests and experience and the names of three (3) references (references will not be contacted prior to selection of the candidate as a finalist) to:
Valerie A. Fitzhugh, MD
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Medical Education Building 212
125 Paterson Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
To learn more about this position or to apply directly, please email Susan Bethay, Physician Recruiter , at
Founded in 1884, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) New Brunswick, is an academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and womens and childrens care, including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Childrens Hospital (BMSCH).
BMSCH serves as the focal point of New Brunswicks growing childrens health campus, which includes the Child Health Institute of New Jersey, PSE&G Childrens Specialized Hospital, and Ronald McDonald House - New Brunswick. The free-standing, state-designated, acute care childrens hospital is a state-of-the-art facility that is specially designed to care for children. From pediatric surgery, urology, and cardiology to oncology, hematology, and pulmonology, BMSCHs specialists and intensivists provide advanced care for children of all agesfrom fragile newborns to adolescents.
As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state-of-the-art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUHs New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.
RWJBarnabas Health is New Jerseys largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than three million patients each year. With 12 acute care hospitals, 3 children's hospitals, a growing number of our outpatient facilities and physician practices, our healthcare system is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and region.
Our dedication to serving the people of New Jersey extends far beyond the care we provide within our hospital walls. We support programs that promote health and wellness in our communities and provide access to services that would otherwise be unavailable. We are committed to the ongoing improvement of the health, quality of life, and vitality of our communities. We strive to bring the best healthcare to meet the evolving needs of residents in New Jersey whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.
Our partnership with Rutgers University creates the states largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.
The new collaboration also aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers education, research, and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care .
RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer.