OSU is seeking applications and nominations for the position of Chair of Internal Medicine.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center consists of The Ohio State University Health System (OSUHS), the College of Medicine, the Health Sciences Library and the Faculty Group Practice. It is one of the largest and most diverse academic medical centers in the country and the only academic medical center in central Ohio. As the Midwest’s highest-ranked hospital for safety and patient care according to University HealthSystem Consortium, Ohio State Wexner Medical Center is committed to continuously setting the standard for world-class care.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center seeks a chair to lead and expand the excellence of the educational, scientific and clinical programs in the Department of Internal Medicine. Reporting to the Dean, the chair has overall responsibility for operations and strategy in internal medicine across the entities. The chair oversees the development of centers of excellence and outstanding clinical programs and inspires groundbreaking translational and basic research.
This vital position requires a dynamic, passionate and experienced physician/scientist leader with a proven track record. The successful candidate will have demonstrated capability across the spectrum of individual scholarship, collaborative academic leadership, clinical and research program development, educational excellence, successful faculty recruitment and retention, community engagement and will have designed, implemented and integrated effective programs across complex organizations.
Candidates will be selected from a diverse pool and evaluated according to factors including but not limited to: academic success within Internal Medicine; history of publications in peer reviewed journals and consistent record of extramural funding; leadership experience in complex and high-achieving academic settings; demonstrated managerial and business acumen through positions of administrative leadership (e.g., Vice Chair, Division Chief, Section Head, Program Director); success leading a clinical enterprise and ensuring high-quality, patient-centric outcomes; and success recruiting and developing top-performing and diverse cohorts of faculty, staff, and students. MD or MD/Ph.D. and board certification in Internal Medicine and eligibility for licensure in Ohio is required.
Spencer Stuart has been retained to assist with this most important recruitment. Spencer Stuart and the Search Committee respect the importance of maintaining confidentiality. Letters of application, with curriculum vitae should be submitted by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.