Director of Graduate Medical Education
Company: University of California - Riverside
Posted on: May 16, 2020
DIRECTOR OF GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
202004034221 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $55,000 - $108,500
The Graduate Medical Education (GME) Director is an integral part
of the GME program. This position is critical to the UCR Residency
Programs and UCR School of Medicine (SOM) in that it will
coordinate the GME programs for the SOM which includes Family
Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry and all other new GME
programs, at various locations throughout the region, with more
programs planned in the future. The UCR Residency Programs
currently consist of approximately 100 residents and fellows. Under
the direction of the Designated Institutional Official (DIO), the
GME Director is responsible for the independent coordination of
oversight over the UCR Residency Programs, participates in
long-range planning and development of the programs, and provides
programmatic support to the DIO, This position is also responsible
for preparing and coordinating all the ACGME quarterly meetings in
order to keep the GME Program Directors, Chairs and Coordinators
informed about key changes, policies and general updates.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent
Master's degree in related area. Preferred
Demonstrated extensive experience working successfully in a medical
education environment. Preferred
Previous supervisory/managerial experience. Preferred
4 - 7 years of related experience. Required
Proficient in ability to prioritize effectively to meet deadlines
in a complex, challenging environment. Ability to organize assigned
staff and unit operations in an efficient and effective manner.
Working knowledge of department, organization, HR and university
policies and processes. Working knowledge of relevant industry
federal, state and local laws and regulations including national
accrediting organizations and state and federal licensing and
Working knowledge of assigned program requirements and
Ability to review, analyze and summarize data and information,
prepare statistical and informational reports.
Working knowledge of educational software and technologies to
promote a wide-range of teaching and learning goals.
Verbal and written communication skills to operational and learning
concepts, actively listen, persuade, advise, and counsel.
Thorough understanding of the ACGME, ERAS, LCME and NRMP.
Ability to recruit faculty and integrate learners which requires
high-level planning and coordination skills.
Ability to maintain workflow with changing priorities, frequent
interruptions and stressful situations while working with a
Knowledge of advising and counseling techniques.
Ability to solve problems and suggest solutions through critical
Ability to work independently and follow through on assignments
with general direction.
Demonstrated ability to maintain strict confidentiality of
privileged information, and perform a wide range of duties that
require tact, sensitivity, independent judgment, diplomacy,
organizational skills, flexibility and discretion. Ability to
handle difficult and sensitive situations tactfully and
Effective communication skills with peers, learners, faculty, and
other education program coordinators/managers.
Proficient skills in training and guiding employees on
site-specific administrative and operational processes.
Demonstrated ability to motivate and inspire staff to improve
Knowledge and experience working with UC or UCR policies,
procedures and business systems.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located
on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern
California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the
vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living
laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing
communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the
arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and
staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The
Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of
World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151
institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy
precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500
* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the
Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for
achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and
* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the
nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated
UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student
success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named
top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California
campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities
in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
For information about our generous employee benefits package,
visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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