Associate Dean Student Affairs and Clinical Faculty Member

Central Michigan University  |  Mount Pleasant, MI

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Job Overview

Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Associate Dean Student Affairs and Clinical Faculty Member

Job Type: Administrative
Location: Mount Pleasant, MI
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 4-year
Institution Size: < 20,000 Students
Employer ID: 28765

Benefits

Additional Compensation:
Compensation is commensurate with experience
Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Additional Compensation:
Compensation is commensurate with experience
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Doctorate/J.D. Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:
2-4 Years

Qualifications
Education:
Doctorate/J.D. Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:
2-4 Years

Position Description

This position offers a unique opportunity for a physician to pursue clinical work while contributing to the college’s mission focusing on primary care, education and scholarly activity. The successful candidate will be a member of the College of Medicine’s faculty and leadership team, lead the student affairs and student services area, and support and participate in the development and operation of undergraduate medical education program that is relevant to the university’s mission. The position duties will include administration, clinical practice, teaching, scholarly activity, and committee service.

The College of Medicine will consider full and part-time candidates for this position.  Applicants being considered for part-time appointments will have duties and responsibilities modified to reflect a part-time load.

About CMU College of Medicine: The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its inaugural class in the summer of 2013. The innovative medical school curriculum is designed to prepare students for practice in mid- to northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula, with particular attention to primary care needs in the region. The program is housed in a new facility with advanced technology for teaching. For more information, visit College’s website.

About CMU:

Central Michigan University is a major, national university with 26,000 students, more than 30 remote locations in the U.S. and Canada, and 225,000 alumni worldwide.  CMU offers more than 200 academic programs at the undergraduate, master’s, specialist and doctoral levels. Academic excellence is found in programs considered among the best in the nation, such as engineering, information systems, neuroscience, physician assistant, physical therapy, sales, logistics, fashion merchandising and design, advertising, marketing, public relations, and broadcasting. Central has been a pioneer in extended learning for nearly 50 years, and its online programs for undergraduates and the military, as well as its online MBA and online graduate education for teachers and school leaders, are nationally ranked.

Central Michigan University expands its academics with immersive, hands-on opportunities such as research, volunteering, study abroad, internships and leadership experiences. The fourth-largest university in Michigan began with the mission of addressing a demand for teachers prepared and qualified to lead classrooms and educate future generations. That commitment to fulfilling unmet needs continues today through many newer programs, including our College of Medicine, which in May 2017 graduated its first class of doctors dedicated to serving medically underserved communities. Central is located in a quaint, tight-knit community in the heart of central lower Michigan. Our community offers a robust mix of outdoor opportunities, family attractions, and restaurants and brew pubs. Mount Pleasant’s small-town life is complemented by cultural activities on campus, including concerts, plays and guest speakers. Mount Pleasant is an hour or two from most Michigan destination spots, including Detroit, Grand Rapids, Lansing and Ann Arbor, as well as the state’s sunset beaches, golf and ski resorts, and our famous “Up North” communities, state parks and lakes.


Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Candidates must have an MD or DO degree. Licensed or eligible for unrestricted licensure in the State of Michigan and Board certification or eligibility in a recognized American Board Medical Specialty. Minimum of three years of leadership experience in an accredited medical school.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a complex environment.
  • Demonstrated positive interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with multiple and diverse stakeholders.
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Academic credentials meriting a faculty appointment at Associate Professor or higher.
  • Experience with student affairs, admissions, financial aid, and student health services.
  • Experience with LCME accreditation standards.
  • Financial and operational acumen.
  • Appreciation for the importance of interdisciplinary education.
  • Experience with incorporating information technology into student-related services.
  • Strong collaborative and communication skills; and a demonstrated commitment to diversity. 
  • The best candidates will have strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work with all disciplines in the health care team, clinical teaching experience, tolerance for ambiguity, and an understanding of clinical processes and problem solving.
  • Track record of developing innovative programs for students in areas such as academic, personal, wellness and career counseling.

Application Information

To Apply: CMU CMED encourages applicants from historically underrepresented populations, veterans, women, and other minority groups to apply. Applications must be submitted on-line at: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu. Keyword College of Medicine. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until filled. Electronically attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research/scholarly interest, and a list of three professional references, including phone numbers and email addresses. Questions can be directed to Sarah Whitman, Search Committee Coordinator, whitm1si@cmich.edu, 989-774-7213. EEO Statement: CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex-based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie.) If you wish to see “EEO is the Law” posters, please click here.

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