Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences
School of Health Professions
University of Missouri
The Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department at the University of Missouri invites applications and nominations for Chair. This will be an open rank position; the preferred candidate will be at the rank of Associate or Full Professor (TT or NTT). The Chair of the Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department leads a team of directors for well-established programs in Clinical Laboratory Science, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, Radiologic Technology, and Respiratory Therapy. Successful candidates will have a doctoral degree and will have amassed a strong history of effective leadership.
The ideal candidate will have leadership and development experience at an AAU institution, a funded research agenda, and a national reputation in any of the department's health professions. Prior experience should include program planning, personnel management, budgeting, and effective mentorship of novice researchers.
The Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department emphasizes teaching excellence that is supported by award-winning staff, resulting in highly sought-after graduates with a consistent 100% pass rate on national board exams. This department values a collegial environment that supports the intellectual and professional growth of students, staff and faculty. The Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department is one of six departments in the School of Health Professions, a rapidly expanding school within the University of Missouri.
The City of Columbia, home of the University of Missouri, has been consistently rated as one of the most desirable places to live and work in the United States. This college town of 113,000+ residents has the best of both worlds small-town convenience and warmth with big-city sophistication and amenities. Located halfway between St. Louis and Kansas City, the city boasts affordable housing, moderate cost of living, diverse cultural and economic opportunities and excellent public schools. For more information about Columbia, see http://visitcolumbiamo.com/.
For additional information, interested applicants are welcome to contact Kathy Myers Moss, MEd, RRT at MossK@health.missouri.edu or Judith Goodman, PhD at GoodmanJC@health.missouri.edu, Search Committee Co-Chairs.
Applications are to be submitted online at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php. Application materials include a letter of interest, official transcript, and curriculum vitae. In addition, applicants should request that three letters of reference be mailed directly to: CDS Chair Search, c/o Adria Koehn, 605 Lewis Hall, University of MO, Columbia, MO 65211 or KoehnA@health.missouri.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.