The Long School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (dba UT Health San Antonio) seeks an individual with an outstanding record of clinical operational leadership, scientific and educational achievement, and faculty/trainee recruitment and mentoring as its Chair of theDepartment of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). Dynamic leadership, clear communication, strong interpersonal skills, and a keen strategic vision are crucial characteristics required for success. Reporting to the Dean of the Long School of Medicine, the Chair will be responsible for continuing to build and maintain excellence in clinical care, robust research programs, high quality graduate medical education, and a collegial interactive culture. The UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is committed to excellence through diversity among its faculty, staff and students including protected veterans and persons with disabilities.
Candidates must have an MD, board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and academic experience consistent with eligibility for full Professor with tenure. The ideal candidate will have a widely-recognized national reputation in their field. The ability to foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and accountability across the Health Science Center is important. This is a wonderful opportunity for a visionary leader. UT Health San Antonio is a research-intensive institution located in San Antonio and it sits in the gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country. San Antonio is a vibrant, multicultural city with year-round recreational activities and an attractive cost-of-living.
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Internal Number: M0020/104057
About UT Health San Antonio Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (dba: UT Health San Antonio), one of six health institutions in The University of Texas System,
is the major source of health professions education and life sciences research in South Texas and is a major center for patient care in South Texas. UT Health San
Antonio is a comprehensive academic health center with 3,250 students enrolled in five schools: the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, the
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the School of Dentistry, the School of Nursing, and the School of Health Professions. The University also offers
cooperative programs in public health with UT Health Houston and in pharmacy with The University of Texas at Austin. In addition, collaborations exist between
The University of Texas at San Antonio through the San Antonio Life Sciences Institute and a biomedical engineering degree program.