UBC CPD seeking an Executive Medical Director

UBC CPD signatureThe UBC Faculty of Medicine’s Division of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is inviting applications and nominations for the position of Executive Medical Director, CPD.

The successful applicant will be a practicing physician – either a current UBC faculty member or a physician eligible for a clinical faculty appointment within the Faculty of Medicine – with a passion for lifelong learning and an interest in medical education and administration. Experience in and understanding of continuing professional development as well as demonstrated leadership skills are a definite asset. Research experience and further formal education training are highly desirable. However, relatively inexperienced candidates with an interest in long-term involvement in CPD will be considered.

The Executive Medical Director is co-responsible for the strategic management and development of UBC CPD. S/he is an integral component of CPD’s strategic planning and outreach initiatives and is intimately involved in planning and evaluation processes. Other responsibilities include liaising with various stakeholders, supporting staff in the provision of CPD activities, overseeing the development and continuation of UBC CPD education programs, and working with the Executive Director as necessary on CPD administrative and day to day planning issues.

This 0.3 FTE position will last for three years with the possibility of renewal, subject to a satisfactory review. The position is based in Vancouver, BC with an anticipated start date of January 1, 2014

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