Summary of Duties: The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) at Washington State University is embarking on the accreditation and development of a next generation medical school designed to train students to be physician leaders, who innovate, adapt and discover in an ever changing healthcare landscape. The School is now inviting applications for the position of Institutional Manager, GME.
The institutional manager for Graduate Medical Education (GME) provides leadership for GME Program Administrators to ensure they have the resources, training, skills, and knowledge to successfully meet the goals of their GME programs. Partners with the GME Director and Associate Dean for GME to develop and execute the GME strategic initiatives and operating goals. S/he ensures optimum performance of GME Program Administrators' partnerships with GME Program Directors in the operational management of GME programs to advance the learning environment. Collaborates with GME Program Directors and Administrators in support of a high quality, safe learning environment for residents/fellows. Manages all ESFCOM GME training programs across the organization to develop processes to address program needs that ensure operational adherence to national accreditation requirements. S/he manages the GME Special Review process as part of ACGME accreditation requirements and oversees the process for Program Letters of Agreements for required training sites. The Manager is responsible for the direct supervision of the GME Program Administrators ensuring they have the resources, training, skills and knowledge to meet or exceed job expectations. S/he identifies and implements opportunities for staff professional development and builds collaborative teams to support the GME strategic initiatives. The Manager works with the Director of GME to resolve issues, develop and implement policies and procedures, identify and implement process improvement initiatives and assists in developing the GME budget. S/he participates in GME strategic planning initiatives and develops process to support the needs of GME. This position coordinates with administrators on matters representing the ESFCOM interests.
Required Qualifications: A Bachelors degree in a relevant field and four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in a field related to the functional managerial area which has included at least one (1) year of supervisory experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.