Academic Dean

Reporting directly to the Dean of the School of Medicine, theAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs shall be a clinician andfull-time faculty member with a record of achievement as aneducator and administrator. The incumbent should also demonstrateexceptional interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.The incumbent should have a deep understanding of the needs andchallenges related to all aspects of residency training. Thisincludes oversight of resident recruitment and the match, residentorientation, resident assignment and tracking of residency caps,accreditation, and educational outcomes. The incumbent will alsooversee Continuing Medical Education and will work with the Officeof Undergraduate Medical Education to ensure that the medicalschool curriculum is effective and compliant with accreditationstandards. The incumbent will oversee the Office of MedicalEducation, including the simulation center.

The incumbent will oversee a large operation of over 900residents and fellows in over 65 training programs in hospitalsacross South Louisiana.

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