Maywood, IL – Loyola Medicine and the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine (SSOM) seeks a dynamic, collaborative, and experienced academic leader with a record of accomplishment in administration, clinical practice, education, and scholarship to serve as the Chair, Department of Medicine. The Chair will lead by creating a unifying vision for the advancement and growth of clinical services and regional expansion of care delivery, strengthening educational programs, and fostering research within a nationally recognized health system and medical school.
Loyola Medicine is an integrated, academic-based health system strengthened by the expertise and sponsorship of Trinity Health, a nationally recognized Catholic health system. The quaternary care health system is anchored by the 547-licensed bed Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) with a Level 1 Trauma Center, a Burn Center, Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, a children's hospital, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, Loyola Outpatient Center, and Loyola Oral Health Center. The System also includes Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, McNeal Hospital as well as a vast ambulatory network across the region.
The Department of Medicine serves as Loyola's largest clinical department, comprised of over 240 faculty, who provide comprehensive and nationally recognized clinical services across 13 Divisions. The Department delivers high quality clinical services, top performing educational programs, and promotes research and scholarship. As part of a complex academic health system, the Department collaborates clinically and scientifically across departments, service lines, LUMC, and operationally supports Loyola Medicine as it continues to expand its regional footprint.
The Chair will be a passionate and forward-thinking leader committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding clinical leaders and improving the mechanisms of care delivery. The successful candidate will possess outstanding interpersonal and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to promote the growth of others, inspire, manage and collaborate. The Chair also must demonstrate an ability to work within a complex academic environment and collaborate with other leaders across SSOM and Loyola Medicine. Candidates must possess an M.D. or equivalent degree and board certification in internal medicine and meet the qualification for appointment to Professor at SSOM.
For confidential nominations or expressions of interest, please contact the Loyola Medicine search consultant team of Linda Komnick, Walter Ettinger, MD, and Imran Ali at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Loyola University and Loyola Medicine are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers. They undertake affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underrepresented minorities, women, and persons with disabilities.