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Associate Dean and Regional Campus Director, IU School of Medicine Northwest Gary

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Position Details

Title Associate Dean and Regional Campus Director, IU School of Medicine Northwest Gary
Specific Title
Appointment Type Open
Department IUSM - Dean's Office
Campus IU School of Medicine Gary
Position Summary

The Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) invites applications and nominations for a visionary academic leader to head the IUSM regional campus in Gary, Indiana (IUSM-NW). Reporting to the Executive Associate Dean for Educational Affairs and Institutional Improvement, ideal candidates will have strong experience in academic leadership, medical education, and medical research, particularly regional medical education within community settings. This is an opportunity for a skillful leader to shape the direction of northwest Indiana’s only medical campus within the strong, state-wide network of our academic medical center. Candidates should possess an MD, PhD, MD/PhD, or equivalent.

IUSM-NW has implemented an outstanding educational program, and actively involves students in research and local healthcare needs through its four-year medical doctorate program. The campus emphasizes high-quality teaching, faculty and student research and engagement in the community. IUSM-NW is home to 11 full time faculty and over 300 volunteer faculty. With 11 general hospitals (four hospital groups) in the area with capacity of over 3,000 beds; also five FQHCs and 4 mental health agencies, medical students at IUSM-NW have a vast variety of medical training opportunities. Research faculty are members of an active extramurally funded interdisciplinary research community.

IUSM-NW is situated on Indiana University’s Northwest campus (IUN), located in metropolitan Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles southeast of Chicago and 10 miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. IUN has a diverse student population of approximately 4,000 degree-seeking students and 1,500 dual-degree-seeking students. The campus offers associate, baccalaureate and master’s degrees in a variety of undergraduate, graduate and pre-professional degree options available from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, and the School of Education. As a student-centered campus, IUN is committed to academic excellence characterized by a love of innovative ideas and achievement in learning, discovery, creativity and engagement.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates should possess an MD, PhD, MD/PhD, or equivalent.

Department Contact for Questions

Senem Guler,

Additional Qualifications
Special Instructions
Priority Application Review Deadline 03/26/2018
Expected Start Date
OAA # IUSM002932016

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Personal Contact: At Professional Meeting or Conference
    • Personal Contact: Direct Contact by Search Committee
    • Personal Contact: Referred by colleague or advisor
    • Personal Contact: School of Medicine recruiter
    • Personal Contact: IUHP Physician Recruiter
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website
  2. * Are you a dual career partner (your partner or spouse is already being recruited)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents