The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), located in Jackson, is the state’s only academic health science center. UMMC encompasses six health science schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies, and pharmacy. (The School of Pharmacy is headquartered on the Oxford campus.) Enrollment in all programs is more than 2,900 students. UMMC includes 650 faculty, offers 560 residency/fellowship positions, and maintains a $1.6 billion annual budget. Engaged in significant expansion, UMMC is currently completing construction on a new six story, $43 million translational research center to open in 2016 and a new $73 million School of Medicine building with state-of-the-art classrooms to open in 2017.
The Division Chief of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at the UMMC provides leadership and has overall responsibility for gynecologic oncology services of the Medical Center and gynecologic oncology research efforts. The Division Chief works closely with the leadership of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is expected to have a proven track record of clinical excellence in the field of gynecologic oncology.
- Record of leadership, administrative experience, and scholarly activity in the academic setting.
- Ability to mentor rising clinicians and commitment to clinical education.
- Current board certification and ability to obtain an unrestricted state license.
- Prior academic experience must be at a level sufficient to qualify for the rank Associate Professor or Professor at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine.