The College of Medicine of Central Michigan University is actively seeking a Residency Program Director to lead a new general surgery residency program in Saginaw, MI. Located in the scenic mid-Michigan region, CMU offers a wonderful opportunity to teach and practice medicine in a new medical school and rapidly growing academic department.
Saginaw, MI and the surrounding Great Lakes Bay region offers an attractive mix of small town charm and big city offerings. Residents experience a lower cost of living, easy accessibility to Michigan’s great outdoors, local concerts and sporting events. The region has a large, diverse and supportive medical community.
We seek a candidate who shares our vision for providing an excellent education and high-quality patient care in a welcoming and supportive environment. Institutional support is assured for administration of the program with educational innovation, curriculum development, and clinical research with four categorical residents per year to begin July 2018. The program director will be supported by faculty members who excel in their fields and are dedicated to training and development of outstanding surgeons. Education of medical students and clinical research will be an integral part of this position. The department values and supports the academic development and advancement of its faculty members. Our strong collaborative partnerships support our educational mission and offer state-of-the-art facilities including a new, technologically advanced simulation training center.
Minimum requirements include board certification in general surgery or surgical subspecialty, two years of experience as a residency or fellowship associate/program director, and eligibility for an unrestricted Michigan medical license. Faculty appointment at the College of Medicine will be commensurate with qualifications and academic experience.
This is a full time employed faculty position offering a very competitive salary and benefit package. CMU and CMU Medical Education Partners is an equal opportunity employer.