On behalf of Julio Licinio, MD, Senior Vice President for Academic Health Affairs & Executive Dean, SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine, MillicanSolutions, a leader in academic executive search, is conducting a national search for the Chair, Department of Medicine.
The Chair, is the academic, clinical, and administrative leader of the Department of Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University. With the support of the Dean, the Chair has the opportunity to build a leading national program in medicine through the recruitment, retention and development of approximately 135 full-time faculty with primary appointments in the Department of Medicine.
The Chair of Medicine leads and directs programmatic, clinical, research, and educational development within the Department. The following clinical divisions are included the Department of Medicine:
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
General Internal Medicine
One of the institution’s vision for the Department of Medicine is to have it grow into a nationally-leading comprehensive clinical, research, and training program. This Department should be a key area of strength for our university. The new Chair will be the leader and steward of this process of attaining national recognition as an innovative center of excellence, with regional, statewide and national impact. The Chair will grow an externally funded research program within the full spectrum of translational science, from molecules to healthcare and populations. Experience in obtaining, growing and effectively managing a portfolio of NIH research grants and philanthropic research support is highly desirable.
Please direct confidential CVs, inquiries, nominations and applications to:
SUNY Upstate Medical University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive excellence through diversity. Upstate does not discriminate on the basis of any protected category. At SUNY Upstate Medical University, we strive to promote a professional environment that encourages varied perspectives from faculty members with diverse life experiences. A respect for diversity is one of our core values. We are committed to recruiting and supporting a rich community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. We actively seek applications from women and members of underrepresented groups to contribute to the diversity of our university community in support of our teaching, research and clinical missions.
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About SUNY Upstate Medical University
The mission of SUNY Upstate Medical University is to improve the health of the communities we serve through education, biomedical research and health care.
Consistent with our mission and values, Upstate strives to attract and cultivate diverse and culturally sensitive faculty, staff and students.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.