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Vice Chair of Medicine/Chief of Medical Services (3-309-1176)
The University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) and the VA Maryland Health Care System-Baltimore facility (VAMHCS) are recruiting a full-time Physician/Administrator to serve as Vice Chairman for the Department of Medicine at the UMSOM and as Chief of Medical Services for the VAMHCS.
The Vice Chair of Medicine provides oversight and coordination of all teaching aspects for medical students, residents, and fellows at the VAMHCS, and will be expected to contribute to the research, teaching, and clinical missions of the University.
The Chief of Medical Services serves as a key member in the administration, supervision, management, and coordination of the day-to-day operations at the Baltimore VA Medical Center as it pertains to the medical services department, including research and clinical activities. This position will work with facility Committee(s)/Board(s) to coordinate the highest care as it relates to the best quality care for the Veterans and the wellbeing of the staff.
Successful candidates must have strong evidence of clinical training, demonstrated experience in administration, research, and education, be board certified in internal medicine and/or board certified in a subspecialty of medicine. As this position will be funded, in part, by the VA, all candidates must be US Citizens. The selected candidate will also have an established record of research productivity, as well as a proven record of past and current grant funding and scholarly activity.
Expected faculty rank for this position will be Associate Professor or higher, however, final rank, tenure status and salary will be commensurate with selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.
How to Apply:
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Expected faculty rank for all positions is Assistant Professor or higher, however, final rank, tenure status and salary will be commensurate with candidate’s qualifications and experience.
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