Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Director of Student Affairs and Financial Aid
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) and Carle Health System (Carle) have embarked on an exciting endeavor by creating the nation’s first engineering-based college of medicine. In partnership, Carle and Illinois are seeking an exceptional leader to serve as the first permanent Director of Student Affairs and Financial Aid.
The Director of Student Affairs and Financial Aid will be responsible for monitoring all aspects of medical student welfare and professional development towards meeting key milestones in the academic life of the student, including promotion, graduation, and securing suitable residency positions. The Director of Student Affairs and Financial Aid will collaborate with the Office of Academic Affairs to monitor student academic progress. In addition, the person in this position will oversee services and events designed to identify and meet student needs, enhance well-being, and promote professional development.
This is a rare opportunity to join an enthusiastically engaged, multi-disciplinary group of academic scholars, health care professionals, and specialists in medical education at the intersection of engineering, biological, and clinical sciences. It is planned that the individual in this administrative role will have full-time, benefits eligible, University employment. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The start date will be as soon as possible after the close of the search.
Responsibilities of the position include the following:
Required Education: Ed.D., M.D., D.O., or Ph.D.
Required experience, skills and abilities include:
Procedure for candidacy:
For more information on the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, please visit https://medicine.illinois.edu/. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin immediately. For fullest consideration, applicant materials should be received by no later than May 5, 2017. Interested candidates must create a candidate profile through https://jobs.illinois.edu; submit an application, resume, and a letter of interest. Also required is a list of names and contact information of three professional references. For further information regarding application procedures, contact Jennifer Steiling at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.
Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or criminal conviction history. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu).