Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine is seeking a Chair for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. In support of the mission, vision and values of RowanSOM the candidate will provide leadership, direction and development to all teaching, clinical, research, community, and support activities within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Reporting directly to the Dean of RowanSOM, the Chair will work closely with the Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, the Senior Associate Dean for Research, and other members of the Dean’s Cabinet to fulfill his/her role.
Candidates must hold a D.O. or M.D. degree and be either AOA or ABMS Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and have five years of professional experience, including prior experiences in management role. Considered candidates must have the academic and professional experience necessary to qualify at the rank of Professor (preferred) or Associate Professor and must be able to demonstrate and provide examples of leadership (i.e. previous departmental leadership positions, involvement in regional/national organizations etc.), teambuilding (i.e. previous successes, experience, interpersonal skills), academic strength (i.e. teaching experience, research experience, publications), clinical strength (peer recognition, reputation, patient satisfaction) and management strength (coaching, type and quality of management experience, advanced degree with experience).