UNC School of Medicine seeks Chair, Department of Radiology

The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks a well-qualified leader to serve as Chair for the Department of Radiology.

The School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill seeks a well-qualified leader to serve as Chair for the Department of Radiology.

The Department of Radiology is innovative, clinically robust, and excels in its key missions of research, clinical care and education. Departmental faculty lead and collaborate in a wide range of research initiatives resulting in dramatic growth in research funding and a current national rank of 27th in NIH funding. The educational program is diverse across the learner spectrum with engagement of medical students (9 elective classes offered), ACGME residents (11 per year), and fellows (6 subspecialty fellowships). Clinical services are provided or planned at 7 locations conducted by faculty in 8 divisions: abdominal imaging, breast imaging, cardiothoracic imaging, interventional radiology, musculoskeletal imaging, neuroradiology, molecular imaging & therapeutics, and pediatric imaging. The selected individual will lead a diverse group of 83 faculty and 47 staff with oversight of all aspects of the Department, including clinical practice, educational activities, research programs, and fiscal management. In their role, the chair will be responsible for allocation of resources and developing and implementing policies within the Department. The chair will provide leadership and direction for the clinical, educational, research and professional missions of the Department consistent with the strategic plan of the UNC School of Medicine and UNC Hospitals/UNC Health. Minimum qualifications include an M.D./D.O. degree with board certification in Radiology a distinguished record of research accomplishment, a strong commitment to clinical excellence, education and diversity, and clear demonstration of the qualities needed to lead and manage a multifaceted academic Department in the 21st century.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the search has been successfully concluded. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter describing their interest, current curriculum vitae, and a leadership statement via the following https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/173780. Candidates considered for an interview will be asked to provide the names and contact information for four references. Women and individuals identifying as underrepresented are strongly encouraged to apply.

Candidates requesting additional information about this search can do so by contacting the search committee at:

Wendell G. Yarbrough, MD, MMHC, FACS
Thomas J Dark Distinguished Professor and Chair
Otolaryngology / Head & Neck Surgery
Search Committee Chair
Office of the Dean, School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
4030 Bondurant Hall
Campus Box 7000
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-7000
ATTN: Crystal Walker
Crystal.Walker@unchealth.unc.edu

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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