The Department of Family & Internal Medicine at Des Moines University is seeking an outstanding physician leader to serve as Department Chair. As the 2nd oldest osteopathic school and 15th largest medical school in the U.S., DMU is built on the foundation of excellence and a mission to improve lives by educating diverse groups of highly competent and compassionate health professionals.
Reporting to the COM Dean, the Chair will have ultimate Departmental oversight
Responsibilities include fiscal management; faculty recruitment, retention and development; resource support and advancement for the department's education and research initiatives, including a demonstrated commitment to a curriculum that supports evidence-based medicine, innovation, interactivity and experiential learning
Board Certification in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
Minimum 5 years of experience in a substantial academic leadership role
Demonstrated experience and skills in fiscal management, developing clinical practice plans, engagement in scholarly activities, communications, and fostering collaborative working relationships
About Des Moines
Named one of Sperling's Top 10 Best Places to Live in America, with cost of living 12% lower than the national average
Sports enthusiasts enjoy the annual 468-mile Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, along with endless biking and running trails
U.S. News & World Report voted Des Moines the #1 Up & Coming Downtown across all major metro cities
This is an exciting opportunity to elevate your career and leave your legacy. DMU is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. All applications will be handled in a security sensitive and confidential manner.
For more information, contact:
Tara Osseck, Vice President of Recruitment Call/Text: 469-909-6673 firstname.lastname@example.org Schedule a call conveniently on my calendar: https://calendly.com/tosseck
Internal Number: JO-2002-4638
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