1631 (East Tennessee State University) - Tennessee

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Vice Chair for Education. East Tennessee State University's Quillen College of Medicine's Department of Internal Medicine seeks ABIM board certified candidates at the Associate Professor or full Professor level to serve as an integral part of the department's leadership team as Vice Chairman for Education. The Vice Chair will serve as residency program director and provide oversight for medical student and fellow education in Internal Medicine and subspecialties. This position will also supervise the associate program directors, fellowship directors and clerkship directors. The Vice Chair will be responsible for interfacing with sponsoring institutions to assure both educational quality and trainee support is maintained. He/She will coordinate departmental UGME and GME activities at the three primary practice sites (Mountain Home Veterans Administration Medical Center, Johnson City Medical Center, Holston Valley Medical Center) and associated clinics, and assure ongoing accreditation of the residency and fellowship programs. The preferred candidate will have prior experience as a successful Internal Medicine residency program director, and possess strong communication, organizational and motivational leadership skills. Up to fifty percent of non-clinical, salaried time will be allocated to serve in this leadership role, with the remainder of time-effort spent in clinical practice. This position is provided administrative support by a residency program coordinator and six staff members, plus a shared vice chair's secretary. Quillen College of Medicine is a community-based medical school whose mission emphasizes primary care. Located in the beautiful mountains of northeast Tennessee, Quillen College of Medicine serves the healthcare needs of over 1 million people. The Tri-cities area boasts low crime rate, low cost of living and no state income tax. Inquiries can be directed to: Stephen Geraci, M.D., Professor and Chairman of Internal Medicine via Renee McNeely, Quillen College of Medicine, Box 70622, Johnson City, TN 37614. Phone 423-439-6389; email: Apply to this position at AA/EOE