Premier Osteopathic Medical School in the Pacific North West seeks a new leader for the established Department of Clinical Medicine and Division of Internal Medicine.
This leadership opportunity provides a Monday through Friday schedule with no call and a liberal amount of time off during the winter break, spring break, and summer, in addition to two weeks off for continuing medical education. Staying true to their mission of training new physicians to serve rural communities in the Pacific Northwest, they are in a very aggressive growth period during a very exciting time. This school of medicine has a state-of-the-art SIM teaching lab, a new osteopathic principles and practice laboratory, a spectacular new anatomy laboratory, and a committed faculty that has a passion for teaching with excellence. We seek qualified candidates at the rank of Associate Professor to Professor for the position of Chair of Clinical Medicine and/or Division Chief of Internal Medicine.
Highlights of the opportunities are:
Fully established Department of Clinical Medicine with dedicated faculty and related curriculum
Place your professional stamp on scholarly activities, research, and excellence in teaching
Smaller medical school with 560 full-time students, low stress, and collegial working atmosphere
Liberal time off for vacation, CME, and between teaching semesters
Mission is to train rural oriented primary care physicians for the Pacific Northwest
Potential to virtually write your own job description based upon your unique skill set and professional experience
Overall fun environment working with people who genuinely enjoy teaching and living in an outdoors paradise
300 DAYS OF SUNSHINE TO ENJOY EVERYTHING THAT THIS AREA CAN OFFER—A MECCA OF OUTDOOR RECREATION AND JUST A TWO-HOUR DRIVE TO SEATTLE!
This community is rich in diversity, embracing an enticing mixture of breathtaking landscape, culture, and fresh opportunities that surround this sun-bronzed Valley. The downtown district is home to a burgeoning mecca of fine restaurants and eateries. Most are locally owned, using local produce to create authentic recipes. The Yakima Valley is also the second largest premium wine producer in the United States, with hundreds of wineries located throughout the Valley. Within an hour's drive in any direction awaits a myriad of recreational activities such as: skiing, snowboarding, rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing, fly-fishing, boating, camping, and hiking just to name a few. This is a place where home and living unite, breeding the true spirit of the Pacific Northwest into the University of Health Sciences that resides here.
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