Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center seeks a Vice Chair of Research for the Department of Emergency Medicine. This open rank tenure position will provide leadership and oversight to research operations in the Department and maintain a highly productive research operation with a national and international interest. The successful candidate must demonstrate an exceptional research record and possess proven research leadership to mentor junior faculty members in their development of research projects and directions and cultivate a successful research portfolio. Track record of extra mural funding and obtaining grants a must. This position will work closely with the Department Chair, provide oversite to external funding to maintain the research efforts for the Department. Interdisciplinary collaboration experience, administrative and interpersonal skills to work with a diverse organization across multiple disciplines required.
As one of Pennsylvania's busiest Emergency Departments with 30+ physicians treating over 75,000 patients annually, Hershey Medical Center is a Magnet healthcare organization and the only Level 1 Adult and Level 1 Trauma Center in PA with state of the art resuscitation bays, incorporated Pediatric Emergency Department and Observation Unit along with our Life Lion Flight Critical Care and Ground EMS Division.
Attractive start-up package and comprehensive benefit package includes Sign-on Bonus, excellent health insurance, education assistance for employee and dependents, retirement options, on-campus fitness center, day care, credit union, and so much more!
Qualified applicants must demonstrate a vision for leading Research in Emergency Medicine; possess a Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent; completion of an accredited Emergency Medicine Residency program; have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; Board Certified by ABEM.
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The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
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About Penn State Health
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania.
The system includes Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children’s Hospital, Penn State Cancer Institute, and Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital (jointly owned), based in Hershey, Pa., as well as more than 1,300 physicians and direct care providers at 78 medical office locations. The system also has jointly owned health care providers, including Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute.
Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school.