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Chief - Springfield, IL

SIU School of Medicine
Springfield, Illinois 62794
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Founded in 1970, the Southern Illinois University (SIU) SOM has received national and international recognition for innovation in medical education and offers a welcoming environment for physicians who are dedicated clinician-educators. The Department of Internal Medicine is recruiting a Division Chief of General Internal Medicine. This could become a tenured position for the right candidate. The Division is supported by the following:

Ambulatory Faculty (6) • Hospitalist Faculty (11) • Advanced Practice Providers Nurses • Medical Assistants • Registered Dietician • Pharmacist • Social Worker

The Division is foundational to the Department of Medicine for delivery of exemplary primary care and to the SIU School of Medicine for the critical role it plays in education. It has an established track record of high caliber and innovative teaching of medical students, interns and residents. Memorial Medical Center, a 450-bed community hospital, and the Department's outpatient clinic are the primary teaching sites for the Division. In May 2015, Memorial Medical Center opened the Center for Learning and Innovation, expanding SIU's vision to be a national leader for excellence in medical education through skills training and simulation laboratories.

Springfield, IL (area population 190,000) is the capital city of Illinois and has been named one of America's “Top Places to Live.” With family-oriented neighborhoods, excellent schools, three universities, and an abundance of cultural and recreational activities, Springfield offers something for everyone. Lake Springfield has 57 miles of shoreline with waterfront property. St. Louis is just an hour and a half drive, and Chicago and Indianapolis are about three hours away for weekend getaways.

Minimum Qualifications: Sensitive to the needs of underrepresented minority populations; Graduate of accredited medical school program; Graduate of formal specialty training program in Internal Medicine; Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine; License to practice medicine in State of Illinois or eligible for such licensure. This position has been designated as security sensitive and employment is contingent upon the results of a background investigation.

Application for this position can be done directly through SIU School of Medicine at www.siumed.edu/jobs, click on Current Openings. You will need to create an account and complete the required documents in this system, along with uploading the necessary documentation.

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and provides equal employment and educational opportunities for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or marital status in accordance with local, state and federal law.

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