TU School of Medicine Chair of the Department of PhysiololgyLocation:
New OrleansOpen Date:
Feb 7, 2022Description:
Chair, Department of Physiology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
Tulane University School of Medicine (Tulane SOM) invites applications and nominations for the position of Chair, Department of Physiology.
The Department of Physiology at Tulane University School of Medicine has a strong record of achievement in research and teaching. With over 20 faculty and adjunct faculty, the department's current research efforts include renal, cardiovascular, endocrine, cellular, molecular and neurophysiology, with a major focus on the pathophysiology of hypertension and the role of the renin-angiotensin system.
Reporting to the Dean, School of Medicine, the Chair of Physiology is responsible for overall management of the Department, to include faculty recruitment, educational and research programs, and short- and long-term strategic planning. This Chair will play an instrumental role in shaping the department and have accountability for the department's overall growth, including research enterprise building and enhancement of educational programs and global economic performance.Qualifications:
Tulane SOM seeks an accomplished academician and investigator with experience in developing and leading research and educational programs, and a record of innovative and effective administrative experience. We seek candidates who have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated commitment to promoting a diverse academic environment. Candidates must hold the degree of Ph.D., and possess qualifications for appointment at the rank of tenured Associate Professor or Professor.Application Instructions:
National Search Firm WittKieffer has been retained to assist in this recruitment. Inquiries, nominations and applications are invited. Applications must include a curriculum vitae and should be submitted electronically to [email protected].
Confidential inquiries may be addressed to Deborah (Dee) Wing, MD, MBA, or Tricia Porter at 508-369-0231, the WittKieffer consultants supporting this search. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Even after contacting WhittKieffer, to be considered for the position, all applicants MUST apply via link: http://apply.interfolio.com/102335Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.
Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.
Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.