Division Director - Intra-Abdominal Transplantation - Loyola University Medical Center
Loyola University Medical Center
January 11, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
Loyola University Health System and Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine seeks an exceptional individual to direct the Division of Intra-Abdominal Transplantation. The ideal candidate should be a nationally recognized leader with an established record of academic accomplishment in clinical care, research and education. The selected candidate will be committed to the continued growth and development of the abdominal transplant program.
The Division Director provides leadership, direction and ongoing administration and management for all aspects of the Intra-Abdominal Transplantation division including clinical service, teaching and research. The candidate is responsible for recruitment and retention of high quality faculty and is a visible and accessible mentor and role model to all division faculty, as well as planning and leading initiatives to facilitate clinical quality, academic and clinical productivity and enhancement of patient satisfaction. The division director works closely with the department leadership to develop and implement strategic plans and hospital administration to create well rounded and efficient clinical services.
A medical degree and board certification in specialty are required. This is a full-time faculty position. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The successful candidate will be at the rank of Associate or full Professor.
Based in the western suburbs of Chicago, Loyola University Health System is a quaternary care system with a 61 acre main medical center campus and 22 primary and specialty care facilities in Cook, Will and DuPage counties. The medical center campus is conveniently located in Maywood, 13 miles west of the Chicago Loop and 8 miles east of Oak Brook, Ill. The heart of the medical center campus, Loyola University Hospital, is a 570 licensed bed facility currently undergoing a significant expansion project. It houses a Level 1 Trauma Center, a Burn Center and the Ronald McDonald® Children’s Hospital of Loyola University Medical Center. Also on campus are the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola Outpatient Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine and Loyola Oral Health Center as well as the LUC Stritch School of Medicine, the LUC Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Health & Fitness.
Interested candidates should address cover letter and CV to Dr. Richard Gonzalez, Interim Chair, Department of Surgery, and email to Michelle Pencyla, Physician Recruitment Office, at email@example.com.
Loyola is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator with a strong commitment to diversifying its faculty.
The ideal candidate should be a nationally recognized leader with an established record of academic accomplishment in clinical care, research and education.
A medical degree and board certification in specialty are required. The successful candidate will be at the rank of Associate or full Professor.
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About Loyola University Medical Center
Loyola University Health System (LUHS) is a private, Catholic-Jesuit healthcare provider based in the western suburbs of Chicago. With 800 licensed beds and over $1 billion in revenues, LUHS is a nationally recognized academic medical center with a rich tradition of going beyond the illness to treat the whole person. LUHS believes that its Catholic heritage and Jesuit traditions of excellence, leadership, inclusiveness, respect and concern for others, and desire to help those who are less privileged in live advances the healing mission in the communities it serves. LUHS also believes that thoughtful stewardship; learning and constant reflection on experience improves all it does as it strives to provide the highest quality healthcare. LUHS is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic Health Systems in the United States.
LUHS includes a core academic hospital (Loyola University Hospital) located on its main campus in Maywood, a community hospital (Gottlieb Memorial Hospital) located three miles from the main campus in Melrose Park, and an extensive network of more than 28 specialty and primary care centers in the Chicago suburbs. LUHS is home to approximately 7000 staff members, 650 full-time faculty members, and 600 residents/fellows.