The Vice Chancellor for Population Health(VCPH) has responsibility for building and aligning population health efforts across Rutgers Health and the RWJBarnabas Health system and linking population health efforts with University Hospital in Newark. Part of the RBHS Chancellor’s leadership team, the VCPH reports to the Chancellor primarily through the Senior Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs for clinical and clinical learning environment matters and secondarily through the Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Research for education and research matters. The VCPH also serves as a member-in-residence of the Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research (IFH), part of the leadership team of IFH, and will likely have a leadership role as well within the School of Public Health. The VCPH also holds a parallel appointment within RWJBarnabas Health. The VCPH will establish the Rutgers Consortium of Population Health at Rutgers-RWJBarnabas Health (RCPH), a cross-bridging organization for population health investigators, educators, learners, and clinicians to find new opportunities for collaboration and for scholarship through team science to innovate in the population health arena. The VCPH also leverages existing CORE structures to set an innovative platform for data-driven science to inform and evaluate the impact of population health initiatives and health care delivery initiatives.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Doctoral Degree/highest terminal degree appropriate for field. Years of experience as a clinician delivering clinical care, substantial and prolonged administrative experience running or building one or more academic programs, and and active research and track record in population health related efforts, sufficient to qualify for a tenured faculty position at Rutgers University as Professor or Distinguished Professor in the appropriate clinical school, with a parallel appointment in the School of Public Health.
Posting Number: 21FA0166
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 125023
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