Reporting directly to the Dean of the School of Medicine, the
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs shall be a clinician and
full-time faculty member with a record of achievement as an
educator and administrator. The incumbent should also demonstrate
exceptional interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
The incumbent should have a deep understanding of the needs and
challenges related to all aspects of residency training. This
includes oversight of resident recruitment and the match, resident
orientation, resident assignment and tracking of residency caps,
accreditation, and educational outcomes. The incumbent will also
oversee Continuing Medical Education and will work with the Office
of Undergraduate Medical Education to ensure that the medical
school curriculum is effective and compliant with accreditation
standards. The incumbent will oversee the Office of Medical
Education, including the simulation center.
The incumbent will oversee a large operation of over 900
residents and fellows in over 65 training programs in hospitals
across South Louisiana.