|Hospital Director for the Cornell University Hospital for Animals
|Date Posted||Friday, 08 August 2008|
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY 14853
Applications are invited for the position of Hospital Director for the Cornell University Hospital for Animals (CUHA) in Ithaca, New York. CUHA is staffed with over 70 faculty, 55 interns and residents, and approximately 170 non-academic support personnel. With an annual case load of 19,000 inpatients, approximately 40,000 outpatients, and an annual budget of $14 million, CUHA is one of the largest and most highly visible units in Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine.
The Hospital Director is the principal administrator of CUHA, providing leadership for all aspects of its operations. In addition, the Director is expected to develop and implement, in cooperation with the College administration and faculty, strategic goals for continuously strengthening hospital and related college activities. The Hospital Director reports to the Dean of the College and represents CUHA before accrediting bodies, as well as referring veterinarians and the public. Depending on qualifications, the Hospital Director may hold a faculty appointment in one of the college departments.
A member of the Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium, Cornell University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples by assisting with dual career searches http://www.upstatenyherc.org/home/index.cfm?site_id=671 Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
|Qualifications||A Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM, VMD, or equivalent) is highly preferred. MBA or other business training is desired, but not required. Minimum requirements include: several years of relevant administrative experience (at least five) with progressive responsibility in a complex organization; highly developed organization, analytic and reasoning skills along with the ability to manage multiple priorities; familiarity with emergent and evolving technologies; demonstrated success in relationship building to promote collaboration.|
|How to Apply||Application review will begin September 1, 2008. Interested individuals are asked to apply on-line at http://cornellu.taleo.net/careersection/10164/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=08864 Please attach curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and the names of addresses and three professional references. Address questions to: Dr. James Flanders, DVM, Chair, Search Committee for Director of the CUHA, c/o Dan Gurvich (firstname.lastname@example.org), Office of the Dean, S2-005 Schurman Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853.|
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Dr. James Flanders, c/o Dan Gurvich
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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