Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Neuropathology Research Assistant. Responsible for providing support to the research project of the Lieber Institute for Brain Development (LIBD) by obtaining, preparing and preserving human brain tissue, collaborating with the Office of the Medical Examiner, recovering and shipping human tissue to the LIBD. Travel to funeral homes and other locations may be required to recover tissue from a decedent. A portion of the time may be providing administrative assistant, investigative assistant, and autopsy assistant services to the Office of the Medical Examiner. The hours for this position may be somewhat irregular. Working some weekends and some holidays is required.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Manager, GME Program Support. Responsible for providing organizational leadership and support to the residency program coordinators/administrators for the WMed residency and fellowship programs. Supervises administrative/clerical assistants. Works closely with the Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education/DIO and the Director, Resident Affairs. Assists with program oversight to ensure all programs meet the RRC, department, and institutional requirements.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Senior IT Data Analyst. Must have a diverse background concerning data design, management and reporting. This person should understand how to decipher existing data schemas for reporting and analysis; how to translate user needs to datasets, reports, and dashboards; and how to merge data from disparate systems into usable datasets.
Western Michigan Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine (WMed) seeks qualified candidates for an institutional leader with programmatic and academic responsibilities focused on faculty, student, resident/fellow, and staff wellness. The title of this leadership position is commensurate with experience and accomplishments.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Registrar/Analyst.
Under the supervision of the director of Financial Aid, serves as Registrar (0.8 FTE) and financial aid analyst (0.2 FTE); develops and manages processes and systems to maintain permanent student records; provides timely and accurate records and transcript services; documents course/clerkship enrollment, completion, and final grades; provides letters of good standing; documents satisfactory academic progress; processes documentation of student status changes; facilitates student applications for United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) testing; prepares certificates and diplomas for graduating students; oversees issuing transcripts; provides documentation for graduates to support licensing and credentialing processes; provides official enrollment and graduation data to internal and external stakeholders; processes student forms related to responsibilities; facilitates financial aid workflows with student billing and educational affairs; and supports financial aid processes.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking an IT Security Analyst. Responsible for providing assessing information risks and facilitates remediation of identified vulnerabilities for IT security and IT risks across the organization.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is seeking a Student Affairs Analyst I. Responsible for providing moderately complex data analysis, data mining and reporting. Manages configuration, deployment, upgrades, permission levels and troubleshooting of the application.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor with primary responsibilities for medical student education in the basic sciences. Candidates with expertise in basic or applied human physiology, pathophysiology, cell and molecular physiology, or translational biomedical physiology will be considered. Qualified applicants must have a PhD or MD/PhD degree. The successful candidate will join an interdisciplinary team of biomedical science educators working to develop and deliver an integrated medical curriculum utilizing innovative approaches. Preference will be given to applicants with previous classroom teaching experience in graduate or medical education. Responsibilities will include serving as the course director of an integrated organ based foundational biomedical science course for second year medical students.
The Sponsored Award Coordinator supports WMed students, residents and employees throughout the lifecycle of sponsored (externally funded) programs. Sponsored programs are conducted for the purposes of research, education or service across WMed, and the Sponsored Award Coordinator is assigned to specific programs, with the responsibility to interact directly with investigators, project managers, and other key personnel guiding them through the pre and post award phases.
The Sponsored Award Coordinator facilitates planning, preparation and submission of grant proposals according to funding agency requirements and WMed policy, becoming an essential part of the planning for any sponsored program. This involves connecting potential investigators with internal and external personnel and resources, and establishing relationships with collaborating agencies. The Sponsored Award Coordinator is responsible for coordination of internal time and effort reporting and support of technical and progress reporting for ongoing programs.
Throughout the life of a sponsored program, the sponsored award coordinator acts as a liaison between WMed and funding agencies, providing interpretation of policies and regulations to ensure compliance with funding agency policy.
The combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics program at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) seeks a full-time, board-certified or board eligible Medicine-Pediatrics faculty to expand and enhance clinical services, research, and medical student and resident training in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. The program is well-integrated within the departments of Internal Medicine, and Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, each with separate categorical programs. Both departments have a diversity of community faculty as well as faculty employed by the medical school. The MedPeds residency program has 16 residents and fully accredited with all subspecialty care and tertiary care capabilities.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting EMS faculty members to support the EMS Fellowship Program and the expanding activities of the Division of EMS and Disaster Medicine. WMed is one of the newest medical schools in the U.S. and has one of the largest emergency medicine residency programs in the nation. WMed's EMS Fellowship Program was among the first ACGME-accredited EMS Fellowships. WMed residents and fellows are integrally involved in the county wide EMS system, with dedicated resident and fellow EMS response vehicles.
The WMed Division of EMS and Disaster Medicine provides a wide variety of services including medical direction, education, research, and health-care preparedness. The Kalamazoo County Medical Control Authority (KCMCA) is the state-designed agency responsible for coordinating all aspects of the county-wide EMS system. KCMCA is housed within the Division, allowing for full integration between WMed and the EMS system. The Division houses the 5th District Medical Response Coalition (5DMRC), a 9-county consortium of hospitals, EMS, public health, emergency management, and others dedicated to cross-jurisdictional, interdisciplinary disaster planning and response. The 5DMRC was designated by the CDC as a model for preparedness and collaboration. 5DMRC and the Division operate a mobile medical field unit on behalf of the State of Michigan. The Division additionally coordinates Michigan's National Disaster Life Support Program activities. The State EMS Data Manager is housed within the Division, making access to over 8 million EMS records readily available for research and quality improvement.
As a new medical school, WMed is an exciting environment to pursue an academic career. WMed has a large, state-of-the art Simulation Center, extensive resources to support research, and abundant opportunities for teaching students, residents, and EMS providers. Kalamazoo's two hospitals serve as regional tertiary care centers for southwest Michigan, serving a population of approximately 1 million. Kalamazoo is a wonderful city, located midway between Chicago and Detroit and a short distance from Lake Michigan. The Kalamazoo Promise is a nationally renowned program in which graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools receive free tuition to attend public and private colleges in Michigan. Michigan provides extensive entertainment and recreational activities, including great opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is seeking an
exceptional leader to serve as the Chair for the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
The new medical school is a collaboration involving Western Michigan University, a top 100
national public doctoral university in the U.S., and two award-winning teaching hospitals,
nationally recognized for innovation and quality. WMed is one of the few U.S. medical schools in
several decades to be built entirely from the ground up. The Chair will report directly to the Dean
of the School of Medicine and is responsible for a Department that consists of 8 faculty, an
ACGME accredited residency program that is 8X8X8 and a fellowship program in Sports
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine, is seeking a full-time specialist in general academic obstetrics and gynecology, with a new residency program approved to begin in 2018. Applicants at all faculty ranks will be considered.
The Center for Immunobiology at the Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine and its Director, Thomas L. Rothstein MD, PhD, invite applications for faculty positions at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. The Center's current focus is on the development and function of B cells in health and disease, and encompasses both human and mouse systems. Candidates sought include those with broad based research experience and expertise in cellular immunology, molecular biology, stem cell development, and/or intracellular signaling. Appointments will be in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, within which the Center is located.
The Department of Psychiatry at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine (WMed) is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible psychiatrist to join our team as a full time academic faculty member. Our residency program is fully accredited by the ACGME for six residents per year, and we also instruct medical students in both preclinical and clinical years.
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine seeks a board certified Pediatric Endocrinologist with at least 3 years of experience, ideally in medical education setting, to join its growing academic department. The department has approximately 40 community and 20 full-time academic employed faculty. The pediatric residency program is a fully accredited program with all subspecialty care and tertiary care capabilities.
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting a full-time OB GYN surgeon in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery to join a developing academic department, with a new residency program approved to begin in 2018. Applicants at all faculty ranks will be considered.
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) is recruiting a geriatrician to serve as Division Chief of Geriatrics. Applicants should have a track record of academic achievements supportive of faculty appointment at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor.
The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine (WMed) continues to lead change for health care in Michigan. An exciting new opportunity to be a founding faculty member of a 6-6-6 family medicine residency in Battle Creek, MI, is now available. This program will be sponsored by Bronson Battle Creek and will be partnering with Grace Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) in Battle Creek, where the Family Medicine Practice will be located.
The inaugural class of residents will enter training in July, 2018. The faculty hired for this position will be integral in establishing the clinical practice base for the residency. Scope of practice should demonstrate the breadth of family medicine and include obstetrics, outpatient care and inpatient care.
This program joins the established WMed Family Medicine Residency in Kalamazoo, whose Family Medicine Practice is at the Family Health Center Clinic as well as the Oakland Drive Clinic, who have received patient-centered medical home certification from the National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA). The Bronson Hospital - Battle Creek Family Medicine Residency will join the Kalamazoo program as one of only 2 ACGME accredited residencies in the state to be housed completely in an FQHC.
WMed enrolled its first class of medical students in August 2014, which provides our faculty with the unique opportunity to be actively involved in the formation of a new school. As a newer, smaller medical school, the opportunities for research, involvement in committees, all levels of medical education and advancement abound. It is a great time to be teaching medicine in Southwestern Michigan!
The Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine seeks a full-time, board-certified or board eligible faculty in the subspecialty of Adolescent Medicine, to expand and enhance clinical services, research, and both medical student and resident training in Adolescent Medicine. The department has approximately 60 faculty, including approximately 20 faculty employed by the medical school.