Directs and coordinates activities of the Clinical and Basic Sciences departments for PCOM South Georgia. Oversees and delivers policy and curriculum as required by the President, Provost and Board of Directors. Reports directly to the Dean and Chief Academic Officer Georgia Campus-Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
Directs, supervises, and/or participates in all functions of PCOM South Georigia e.g. undergraduate medical education, graduate medical education, student services, academic program finances, budgets, goals and objectives, legal documents, strategic planning, policy-making, research, and other areas as required.
Consults with the Dean and CAO, GA-PCOM, Sr.Vice President and Provost for Academic Affairs, President, Sr. Administration teams to fulfill essential duties as required for PCOM South Georgia.
Meets with faculty members and faculty committees of both the Suwanee and South Georgia locations on a routine/as needed basis. Holds formal/informal meetings with representatives from each student class.
Attends and participates in meetings of the Corporation, Board of Trustees and several of its committees.
Apprises the GA-PCOM Dean and the Sr.Vice President for Academic Affairs and President of all pertinent matters related to the PCOM South Georgia.
Develops and maintains rapport with legislators in connection with college-related matters, alumni, representatives of other medical institutions, etc., promoting the college and the osteopathic philosophy. Represents PCOM and Osteopathic Medicine to the community, legislature, and fellow educational institution.
Represents the college and campus at national, state and local meetings, as well as at conferences and conventions.
Recommends to and participates in the creation and implementation of the mission and strategic plan for the PCOM South Georgia location.
DO degree preferable (with AOA certified residency and specialty board certification).
Relevant training and experience as an Associate/ Assistant Dean, Chair or strategic leader of an academic unit at a college of osteopathic medicine, allopathic medicine, military or public health facility.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations
Board Certification is required for Osteopathic Physician.
About Georgia Campus-Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) offers programs at two campuses — the main campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and a branch campus in Suwanee, Georgia. At the Philadelphia campus, students may pursue a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree in addition to graduate programs in psychology, physician assistant studies, forensic medicine, organizational development and leadership a...nd biomedical sciences. The Georgia campus offers the doctor of osteopathic medicine degree, the doctor of pharmacy degree, and a doctor of physical therapy degree in addition to graduate programs in biomedical sciences and physician assistant studies. A doctor of physical therapy program is under development. PCOM is known for its spirit of collegiality and camaraderie. Student/faculty collaboration is common, with students working alongside faculty conducting research, co-authorinarticles and presenting at professional conferences.