Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) Department of Medicine, in partnership with Indiana University Health (IUH) and Indiana University Health Physicians (IUHP), is recruiting a Cardiology Division Chief who will also serve as Vice President of the IU Health Cardiovascular Institute (CVI). This position will lead the newly formed IU Health CVI, to implement and oversee cardiovascular services. The successful candidate will have a strong background in academic leadership across the tripartite clinical, education, and research missions. Additional qualifications include a national reputation in Cardiology, a record of scholarship in the discipline, and documented success of leading strategic initiatives.
The Vice President/Division Chief of Cardiology will work collaboratively with IUH senior leaders, CVI focused department chairs, division chiefs, and other key individuals to accomplish the following goals:
Continue to strengthen the research mission of the Krannert Institute of Cardiology and foster multidisciplinary research.
Continue to strengthen the education mission of the division, department, and school.
Develop and deploy CVI strategic initiatives as informed by the CVI executive committee.
Implement a cardiovascular service plan across the Adult Academic Health Center (AAHC) and Indianapolis Suburban Region (ISR) using a multidisciplinary approach.
Develop and deploy appropriate provider staffing and recruitment plans across the AAHC and ISR.
Enhance access to cardiovascular services through improved referral processes, with a goal of being the market leader in patient access.
Actively drive a patient-focused culture that supports provider wellness and engagement.
Effectively integrate the clinical mission with the existing research and educational programs.
Lead the service line to national distinction.
In the capacity of Vice President, this position will report to the President of the AAHC and the President of IUHP. In the capacity of Division Chief, this position will report to the Chair of the Department of Medicine.
The ideal candidate will combine thoughtful leadership, creativity, and an entrepreneurial spirit to shape the future of cardiovascular care, education, and research.
MD or DO; board certified in Cardiology, eligible for licensure and practice in the State of Indiana
Academic experience appropriate for the rank of Associate Professor or Professor
Leadership experience, specifically:
Strong communication and presentation skills
Successful change and people management skills
Skills in diplomacy, negotiation, conflict resolution, and facilitation
Experience leading quality improvement initiatives
Organizational skills to develop and oversee a state-wide initiative
Ability to lead the delivery of patient care across multiple specialties and traditional academic department lines
Department Contact for Questions:
Senem Guler firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: IUSM005522016
Internal Number: 7558
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.