The Yale School of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an academic leader eligible for appointment at the Professor level to serve as its next Chief of the Section of Endocrinology & Metabolism. Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University is home to 12 professional schools in addition to the medical school. The School of Medicine was founded in 1810 and has grown into one of the world’s leading centers for biomedical research, advanced clinical care, and medical education.
The incoming Chief of the Section of Endocrinology & Metabolism will lead a team of 44 nationally recognized ladder track and research scientist faculty in addition to a large team of support staff. In addition to providing clinical services at Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, the section provides inpatient and outpatient clinical care at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. Along with providing care for the full range of endocrine disorders, the Section’s multidisciplinary clinics include the Clinical Diabetes Center, Bone Center, and the Multidisciplinary Neoplasia Clinic, which includes an active Thyroid Cancer Program.
The Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism has been continuously funded by the NIH for over 50 years and currently has over $13 million in annual funding. Areas of research focus include Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes and mineral and bone metabolism. Research covers the full spectrum of clinical, basic, and translational studies; and the faculty collaborates in interdisciplinary research efforts with Pediatric Endocrinology, Orthopedics, Diagnostic Radiology, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, the Yale Cancer Center and investigators from across the world. The Section includes four research centers including the NIH-funded Diabetes Research Center, the Yale Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders, the Yale Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, and the Yale Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center. From an educational perspective, the section hosts 20 research postdoctoral fellows and six clinical fellows in one of the nation’s oldest Endocrinology fellowship programs, which has been supported continuously by the NIH for the past 70 years.
Successful applicants for the Section Chief position will be leaders in research, education and patient care with a passion for mentoring junior faculty. Reporting to the Chair of Internal Medicine, the Section Chief will work to develop a strategic vision for research, education, and clinical care that will advance the tradition of excellence within each academic mission. The Chief will oversee the budget, clinical productivity, and all financial and quality metrics within the Section in addition to overseeing the recruitment of outstanding faculty and staff.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should contact Cody Futch for an initial confidential exploratory call. After deciding to apply formally, the application link is: http://apply.interfolio.com/69384
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, covered veterans, and members of underrepresented minority groups.