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Chair, Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

The University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, Texas 77030
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The Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition in the Division of Internal Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is recruiting an experienced gastroenterologist leader with an established record of outstanding performance in clinical care, research and administration.

 The role of the Chair will include administrative leadership and will be responsible for all aspects of management in the department. This includes patient care, faculty and career development, education, finance, budget development, billing compliance, grants management, planning and resource allocation.  This position will require the ability to develop effective strategies to grow a sustainable program that ensures high-quality research driven patient care within one of the world’s most respected cancer centers devoted exclusively to patient care, research education, and prevention.

The candidate must also have experience in collaborative research as well as an established record in training and development of postdoctoral fellows and residents. The Chair will oversee the faculty leadership within the department, which includes areas of education, information technology, patient care, research, operations, and quality. The Chair will need to possess outstanding skills in interpersonal relationships, critical analysis and problem solving. 

Interested candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to lead within a progressive, complex healthcare environment and have a distinguished record of exceptional patient care within the subspecialty of gastroenterology.  Candidates for consideration must be board certified by the American Board of Gastroenterology, and eligible for licensure in the state of Texas. 

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae and references, along with a supplemental narrative statement to address their qualifications (2-3 pages), to the following contact by April 1, 2017:

Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition Chair Search Committee

Attention: Jennifer Anderson

Office of the Provost and EVP

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

1515 Holcombe Blvd - Unit 1492

Houston, TX 77030



MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws, unless such distinction is required by law.  All positions at The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information.  Smoke-free and drug-free environment.


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