The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (www.uth.edu ) seeks exceptionally well-qualified candidates for an Assistant or Associate Vice President for Interprofessional Education (IPE). The successful candidate will build on existing efforts to develop a nationally prominent program through creative leadership, strategic planning, implementation and assessment of IPE activities in education, faculty development, research and health care delivery. The AVP will direct the university’s Center for Interprofessional Collaboration (IPC) with a primary focus on enhancing quality of care and improving patient outcomes. The AVP reports directly to the Chief Academic Officer and works collaboratively with Deans and faculty from all six UTHealth schools. S/he will be expected to attract support for IPE activities through philanthropy and grants for education and research. The AVP will also lead efforts to develop collaborative IPC programs throughout the Texas Medical Center. Candidates should have a terminal doctorate, significant leadership experience in IPE, and qualifications for a senior faculty appointment. A complete position description and instructions to apply may be found online at: jobs.uth.tmc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=111230
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