Senior Associate Dean for Student Educational Experience

New Medical School, Washington State University ESFCOM

pullman, WA 99164
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Jay Torio
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Merritt Hawkins

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The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) at Washington State University is a next generation, community based medical school. In partnership with Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading executive and academic physician search firm, ESFCOM is seeking a Senior Associate Dean for Student Experience, a physician administrator with demonstrated success in the education of physician leaders. S/he is an innovator who ensures that the educational experience encountered by each student is in accordance with the stated mission of the ESFCOM and also provides for appropriate levels of self-direction and personalization. S/he leads professional administrative teams responsible for: medical student recruitment and admissions; student affairs; and curriculum development and administration. S/he oversees the identification and implementation of educational best practices, monitors individual student performance and provides targeted support and remediation programming to students in need. S/he works closely with the Chair of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences to ensure horizontal and vertical integration as well as overall efficacy of the medical education curriculum. She/he coordinates with the regional campus deans to ensure comparable clinical education experiences across all clerkships.

Required Qualifications:
  • Doctor of Medicine MD, PhD, EdD or equivalent in relevant field
  • Experience at rank of Associate Professor or higher at an accredited medical school in the United States
  • Experience with innovative educational methodologies and interacting with the LCME
  • Proven experience developing and leading student educational experience in a medical school or clinical environment
  • Proven success in managing professionals in a complex organization

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Served in a senior leadership role in a community based medical school or academic health center
  • Experience with self-directed learning, integrated clerkships, use of technology in curriculum delivery, and/or the evaluation of curriculum implementation

Spokane, Washington:
  • Beautiful weather—temperate 4-season climate
  • Vibrant, clean, and safe downtown, near college campuses
  • Affordable housing, beautiful neighborhoods, and low cost of living
  • 8 universities and colleges with over 70,000 students including Washington State University
  • and Gonzaga
  • Award-winning K-12 education system with public, private, and charter school options
  • 76 lakes within a 50-mile radius and 5 downhill skiing destinations all within 90 miles
  • Outdoor enthusiasts relish this prime location close to skiing, hiking, whitewater rafting, and other recreation
  • No state income tax

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.