The Division Director will be expected to lead and promote academic and infectious disease and international medicine research initiatives and education throughout and beyond the Medical School, collaborating with investigators in all of the schools of the Academic Health Center, including the basic sciences and education. It is anticipated that these interrelated and complementary missions and roles will position the successful candidate effectively at the University of Minnesota and nationally as well as internationally with respect to stature and resources for academic productivity and scientific advancement.
Duties and Responsibilities
1) Direction of the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine, including faculty hiring, mentoring, and advancement; oversight of clinical, research, and teaching activities; management of space and budget; and overall determination of the academic direction of the Division;
2) Participation in departmental conferences and committees;
3) Continuance and further development in his/her own externally funded research program;
4) Participation in education of students, residents, and fellows, including oversight of curriculum development, management, financial support, and accreditation of programs.
Qualifications: Applicants must have the ability to receive work authorization in the United States from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and maintain legal status according to the requirements of VISA category while in the United States.
M.D. and Board Certified
Demonstrated excellence in patient care
Demonstrated enthusiasm for medical education and strong teaching skills
Must have or be able to attain a medical license in the state of MN
Must be able to pass credentialing at all applicable sites
Internal Number: 323656
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