The Department of Radiology at The Ohio State University is seeking a Vice Chair of Education who is an inspiring and innovative educator, who is empathetic towards learners and the challenges they face, and who serves as a role model for lifelong learning. The Vice Chair provides educational and strategic leadership within the Department of Radiology and develops a leading educational program in Radiology at the organizational, regional, and national levels. This dedicated leader will represent the Department’s education mission throughout the medical center and will partner with Department and organizational leadership teams to develop and execute a comprehensive strategy for education at all levels.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Working with organizational and Departmental leadership, develop and execute a comprehensive Departmental vision and strategy in education that prioritizes needs, specifies goals, and includes metrics for measuring success. The strategy should drive continuous assessment and improvement of all of our department’s educational programs. • Introduce cutting-edge methods for learners at all levels and develop a positive and energetic culture of learning throughout the Department. • Develop a national network and present Departmental successes and failures at national meetings. • Provide joint oversight of educational faculty leaders (e.g., Program Directors) together with their clinical supervisors. • Oversee lecture series, symposia, and Grand Rounds in the Department, working together with relevant stakeholders in the Department. • Oversee compliance in all educational programs within the Department. • Develop a strategy to expand fellowship programs throughout the Department. • Ensure effective communication with and involvement of all faculty/staff within the Department in regard to key decisions and initiatives. • Partner with other Vice Chairs to ensure integration and efficiencies in educational efforts and goals. • In partnership with the Vice Dean for Education and the Chair of Radiology, develop a mentor team to support the Vice Chair’s career advancement in this area. • Serve as the primary liaison, in education, between Department of Radiology leadership and College of Medicine leadership.
Demonstrates significant scholarly activity, with an established or developing national reputation in Radiology education. • Ideally, should qualify for appointment at the Associate Professor or Full Professor level. However, Assistant Professors demonstrating significant scholarly productivity will be considered. • Fellowship training in subspecialty area. • Maintenance of ABR certifications in Radiology. • Demonstrated leadership skills desired. • Must support and embrace the diverse and inclusive culture of the Department, the Medical Center and the University
Environment & Culture:
The Ohio State University along with its academic partner the Wexner Medical Center are located in Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol and the 14th largest city in the United States. From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife, Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with a metropolitan style. With easy commutes and a low cost of living relative to comparable metropolitan areas, central Ohio has a temperate climate where fall and spring delight while summers are not too oppressively hot or humid, and winters are not too cold or snowy.
The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry, an eclectic mix of entertainment, dining and shopping, and easily accessible opportunities for sports and recreation for participants and fans alike. The university and medical center are home to an exciting, growth-oriented culture of innovation and discovery.
Together, these entities have established a bold vision to ensure that the university will be among the leading public universities in the nation for research and creative expression to address critical societal challenges and that the medical center will pioneer breakthrough health care solutions to improve people’s lives.
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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.