Division Chief of Infectious Disease (Associate/Full Professor) (NTE/TE/T)
The Division Chief of Infectious Disease will provide strategic leadership and direction for all aspects of the Division. The Chief will be responsible for all planning, policy, operations and oversight of academic, research, and clinical programs of the Division. The Chief will have financial authority over the state¬ appropriated budget assigned to the division, extramural research funding received, philanthropic funding, and other financial matters for the division in accordance with applicable University policies and practices.
This position reports directly to the Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine within the College of Medicine – Phoenix for all academic activities. Consistent with the Academic Affiliation Agreement (AAA) between the University of Arizona and Banner Health, the Division Chief will have a matrix reporting relationship to the Chief Executive Officer of the Banner-University Medical Group (B-UMG) and CEO of B-UMC (Phoenix) for all clinical activities conducted at Banner-University Medical Center (Phoenix).Duties & Responsibilities
- Faculty Affairs
- Educational and training programs
- Research programs
- Patient care programs
- Recruitment and retention of diverse faculty and staff
- Qualified candidates must possess a doctor of medicine (MD/DO) or equivalent degree from an accredited institution; AND be eligible for a University of Arizona academic appointment at the Associate Professor level or higher.
- Board certified (or participating in Maintenance of Certification (MOC) if lapsed) in Infectious Disease
- Eligible for unrestricted medical licensure in the State of Arizona.
- Greater than 5 years of progressively complex administrative experience (e.g., program leader, center/section director, etc.) in an academic medical center setting.
- Demonstrated track record of national distinction in teaching, clinical care and research discovery in an academic department of medicine or comparable environment.
- Past and/or continued NIH-funding (as PI or Co-PI)OR similar sponsored-research portfolio and evidence of high impact scientific research including peer-reviewed publications in leading journals.
- National distinction through service on NIH study section and/or national committee leadership in ATS, ACCP, SCCM or similar professional societies.
- Demonstrated commitment to patient care, reflecting a service oriented, team based philosophy with hospital administration and health professional colleagues from all disciplines, departments and specialties.
- Successful track record of recruitment and development of faculty, trainees, and students.
- Evidence of successful program building beyond one’s own research group. Eligible for medical staff membership at BUMC-P.
Octavio Duarte, MBA