The Residency Program Director has broad responsibilities that encompass every aspect of postgraduate medical education for the 4-6 residents in the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, oversight of: the learning environment; curriculum and evaluation; faculty as teachers, mentors, and role models as well as supervision of residents including duty hours; and program management (e.g., program evaluation and improvement, communications, ACGME accreditation and program resources).
Thorough knowledge of and consistent adherence to institutional GME policies and procedures is required.
Leading a program requires knowledge and skills that are established during residency and subsequently further developed. The time period from completion of residency until assuming the role of program director allows the individual to cultivate leadership abilities while becoming professionally established.
Qualifications must include specialty expertise and at least three years of documented educational and/or administrative experience. A current certification in Preventive Medicine – Occupational & Environmental Medicine by the American Board of Preventive Medicine or by the American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine. The Residency Program Director must maintain current medical licensure and appropriate and medical staff appointment and must include ongoing clinical activity.
How to Apply:
Please click, https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=145548, to apply.