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Job ID: 122313

Clinical Faculty, Student Health Services
Central Michigan University

Date Posted Apr. 18, 2019
Title Clinical Faculty, Student Health Services
University Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI, United States
Department College of Medicine
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Internal Medicine
    Family & Community Medicine
    Medicine - General

Central Michigan University College of Medicine invites qualified applicants for a faculty physician position at the University operated medical clinics and Student Health Servicers. The clinician hired for this position will be expected to provide high quality, evidence-based primary and gynecologic health care to Central Michigan University students. This is a unique opportunity for physicians to pursue clinical work while contributing to the college’s mission focusing on primary care. Successful candidates will also be appointed (20% effort) as the medical director of Student Health Services.

Students are seen for a variety of health issues including acute and chronic conditions. Student Health also offers preventive services, office-based procedures, and referral coordination for specialized care. Patients are seen on an appointment or walk-in basis. Successful candidate will have consulting responsibilities for nurse practitioners and physician assistants on staff.

Candidates should also have a demonstrated commitment to diversity by working to develop a culture of inclusion and mutual respect. Faculty appointments at Assistant Professor rank or higher based on credentials and experience

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: MD or DO degree. Licensed or eligible for unrestricted licensure in the State of Michigan which includes a residency in Family Practice or Internal Medicine. Board-certification or eligibility in a recognized American Board Medical Specialty. Strong collaborative and communication skills. Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work with all discipline in the health care team. Understanding of clinical processes and problem solving.

ADDITIONAL/DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: At least one year of experience supervising professional staff in a clinical setting. 1-2 years’ experience in a leadership role. Experience with cross-disciplinary teaching. Documented experience in patient and/or case-based medical education. Facilitation skills with interactive learning in large and small group settings. Clinical teaching experience

About Central Michigan University: Founded more than 125 years ago to meet Michigan’s need for teachers and business leaders, Central Michigan University prepares students to become leaders and changemakers in their personal and professional lives. We serve nearly 22,000 students on our Mount Pleasant campus, in satellite locations around the state and throughout the country, and through flexible online programs. We offer approximately 300 academic programs at the undergraduate, master’s, specialist and doctoral levels – many of which are nationally ranked for excellence. CMU leads the nation in leadership development programming through our Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute, and we are proud to be among only 5 percent of U.S. universities in the top two Carnegie research classifications. Our faculty work with students at the graduate and undergraduate levels in areas such as Great Lakes research, medical innovation, engineering technology and more. Central is home to 18 men’s and women’s Division 1 sports including football, basketball, gymnastics, baseball, wrestling and more. Our student-athletes are achieving great success in competition and in the classroom, capturing titles in Mid-American Conference championships and maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 3.2. CMU is located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan, a community that blends the best of small-town living with big-city amenities. Residents enjoy the mix of outdoor activities, cultural events, shopping and dining options, and family attractions. The city is a short drive from other major Michigan destinations including Grand Rapids and Detroit, wineries, beaches, golf and ski resorts, and more. CMU employees enjoy access to a nationally recognized wellness program as
well as health care and benefits that exceed regional, state and national norms.

About CMU College of Medicine: The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its inaugural class in the summer of 2013. The innovative medical school curriculum is designed to prepare students for practice in mid- to northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula, with particular attention to primary care needs in the region. The program is housed in a new facility with advanced technology for teaching. For more information, visit College’s website.

To Apply: CMU CMED encourages applicants from historically underrepresented populations, veterans, women, and other minority groups to apply. Applications must be submitted on-line at: Keyword College of Medicine. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until filled. Electronically attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research/scholarly interest, and a list of three professional references, including phone numbers and email addresses. Questions can be directed to Sarah Whitman, Search Committee Coordinator,, 989-774-7213.

  • EEO Statement: CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex-based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see
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  • Sarah Whitman
    College of Medicine
    Central Michigan University
    Mount Pleasant, MI


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