The founding school of osteopathic medicine, A.T. Still University—Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine is looking to recruit for our Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs position. An ideal candidate must have an outgoing personality and will be charged with providing oversight and leadership for the management of clinical affairs, ensuring all needs are met to maintain clinical rotation sites for students. This position will also ensure all accreditation requirements associated with clinical training are followed.
Major job duties for the Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs include, but are not limited to:
Provide inspired leadership to department and regional sites
Work to develop new clinical rotation sites and maintain current ones
Build relationships across regions to increase KCOM’s footprint and impact
Perform site visits to regional rotation sites annually as part of assigned teams
Develop and maintain good relationships with affiliated hospitals and clinic systems providing education for students
Oversee assistant dean for clinical affairs, director of clinical affairs and AHEC director
Provide evaluations and ultimate oversight of regional deans/DSMEs, assistant dean and director of clinical affairs
Build alliances with other COMs delivering clinical education
Engage at national level with professional organizations relevant to medical education
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Possess a DO, MD, or DHA degree
Have at least 5 years experience in clinical education development and delivery
Have at least 5 years experience in medical education administration
Possess the following skills:
Familiarity with student assessment and evaluation
Understanding of faculty development needs
Have knowledge in the following areas:
AOA core competencies
Graduate medical education
Internal Number: KCOMA01240
About A.T. Still University
A.T. Still University (ATSU) is the founding institution of osteopathic healthcare, established in 1892 by Andrew Taylor Still. As a leading health sciences university, ATSU is comprised of two campuses (Kirksville, Mo., and Mesa, Ariz.) on more than 200 acres with six prestigious schools. Learning environments include residential and online healthcare related graduate degrees as well as community-based partnerships worldwide. ATSU has more than 700 employees dedicated to its not-for-profit mission and an average annual enrollment of over 3,100 students from 35 countries.
ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine and the advancing knowledge of today's science. ATSU continually earns distinctions as the graduate health sciences university with best-in-class curriculum and a community outreach mission to serve the underserved. The University has a rich history of leadership in both healthcare education and correlated research.
ATSU instills within students the compassion, experience and knowledge required to address the whole person and shape healthcare in... communities where needs are greatest. Inspired to influence whole person healthcare, ATSU graduates contribute to the future of integrated care while also leading with a selfless passion in the communities they serve.