The Department of Medicine at Albany Medical College is seeking a Chief to lead our experienced and highly respected Division of General Internal Medicine.
The Division of General Internal Medicine provides clinical care almost exclusively in the outpatient setting, whereas inpatient care in managed by closely-aligned academic hospitalists. The Division has the central role in the Department of Medicine’s undergraduate and graduate medical education programs.
As Chief of the Division, the successful candidate will oversee all activities of this academic unit. The Chief will lead an institutional initiative to increase the number of our medical school graduates and post-graduate trainees who choose a career in ambulatory internal medicine. Working with the program director of our internal medicine residency and the clerkship director for our medical student experience, the Chief will facilitate excellence in UME and GME education. Development of the Division’s scholarly enterprise will be a priority. Operational and fiscal oversight is shared with our professional management team.
The successful candidate will have a track record of clinical practice and educational development in an academic ambulatory environment. Prior management and/or program development experience is desired. It is anticipated that the future Chief will qualify for academic appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level.
Albany Medical College is one of the nation’s oldest medical schools. Albany Medical Center is the only academic tertiary and quaternary care hospital in the Capital Region of New York. Nestled between the Adirondack, Berkshire and Catskill Mountains, Albany is just a few hours away from Montreal, Boston, and New York City, thus offering 4-season recreation and entertainment. The Medical Center serves an upstate New York referral area of over 2.5 million people.
For consideration, send your curriculum vitae with a letter of interest to:
Albany Medical College is a private institution and a non-discriminatory AA/EOE (minorities and women are encouraged to apply).
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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About Albany Medical College
Albany Med is northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center and is one of the largest private employers in the Capital Region.
It incorporates the 766-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and the Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists and other healthcare professionals, and which also includes a biomedical research enterprise and the region’s largest physicians practice with more than 450 doctors. Albany Med works with dozens of community partners to improve the region’s health and quality of life.
Albany Med is affiliated with Columbia Memorial Health and Saratoga Hospital to provide the largest locally governed health system in the region. Combined, these three hospitals offer more than 1,100 beds and outpatient locations throughout the Capital Region.(Learn more).
Albany Med is like no other health care provider in our region, providing our community with the highest level of patient care across disciplines, while receiving regional, national and international recognition for high standards in patient care, education and biomedical research.