Director of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine

The Carver College of Medicine at The University of Iowa seeks candidates for the position of Director of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine. The Carver College of Medicine is among the top ten public medical schools in National Institutes of Health funding. The Department of Internal Medicine is an integral part of UI Health Care which is a partnership between the College of Medicine and The University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is one of the largest teaching hospitals in the United States and has close affiliation with the adjacent Iowa City Veterans Affairs Medical Center. With approximately 45 faculty, the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine has an exceptional record of achievement in research, patient care and teaching, as well as a distinguished record of national and international leadership. Multiple division faculty direct various NIH and VA funded research endeavors spanning bench to bedside. The division prides itself in participating in a program that is vigorous, friendly, and open to those who wish to seek answers to important clinical and biological problems. 

The Director is the spokesperson for the faculty of the Division. Responsibilities include faculty evaluation, recruitment and appointments; educational, clinical and research programs; fiscal planning and management; and short term and long-term strategic planning.

Candidates must have a MD or MD/PhD degree and must possess board certification in Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care. This position requires completion of an ACGME-accredited Residency Program.

Online Application Required Documents:  Curriculum Vitae

Required Qualifications:

•A record consistent with appointment as a tenured associate or full professor of internal medicine.

•An outstanding record of accomplishments in teaching, research, and service.

•An exceptional program in clinical or laboratory-based research.

•Must have the demonstrated capacity to foster an environment in which excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship can flourish.

•Must have experience and interest in developing and leading clinical programs.

•A demonstrated commitment to promoting a diverse academic environment is required.

•The successful candidates will have a national stature in academic internal medicine.

•Must have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy interactions with students, staff and faculty.

•Must have a record of innovative and effective administrative experience.

•Must be eligible for licensure in Iowa


To apply:  Please see requisition #74196 at



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