Assistant Dean of Clinical Sciences

Woodbury, New York
Oct 18, 2016
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Full description:

Assistant Dean of Clinical Sciences Qualifications:

  • An MD from an LCME or equivalent accredited medical school.
  • Leadership experience in a North American or Caribbean medical school clinical program preferred.
  • 5+ Years experience as an Assistant Clinical Dean or senior member of a clinical department, thorough knowledge of accreditation standards as they apply to the clinical program, and knowledge of state and regulatory issues as they pertain to foreign medical schools.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Mentor, assist, and evaluate students as they prepare to take the USMLE step 2 and during clinical rotations.
  • Monitor clinical student progress.
  • Evaluate students’ performance for Medical Student Performance Evaluations.
  • Teach courses as needed.
  • Establish affiliations with teaching hospitals in USA and Canada for clinical rotations.
  • Develop the clinical curriculum.
  • Oversee scheduling and placement of students at clinical sites.
  • Participate in the accreditation and approval process both in the U.S. and the Caribbean.
  • Recruit clinical chairpersons.
  • Develop clinical staff.
  • Act as liaison with various administrative offices including registrar, admissions, comptroller, etc…
  • Assist in academic and administrative policy recommendations.
  • Work in concert with Dean of Basic Sciences.
  • Travel internationally as required.