Chair of PM&R

UT Health San Antonio - Seeking Chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

San Antonio, TX 78229
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The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine

Chair, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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 the Department 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 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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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.