Pediatric Residency Program Director - K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital (Hackensack Meridian Health)
Job Description / Duties
Hackensack Meridian Health is seeking a Pediatric Residency Program Director to lead a successful Pediatric Residency Program. This position is a full time, benefits eligible opportunity at K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, New Jersey. The structure of this position will be split 50/50 between program responsibilities and practicing his/her own specialty. The Pediatric Program Director will report directly to the Chair of Pediatrics. Our Pediatric Residency Program currently has 9 first year, 9 second year, and 9 third year residents, and a PGY 4 chief resident. The program is part of Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University.
- Teaching and support of Residents and Medical Students
- Evaluation of Resident Progress
- Knowledge of career counseling and career options in Pediatrics
- Ensuring compliance with ACGME guidelines and respective Residency Review Committees
- Developing curriculum
- Coordinating or presenting lectures
- Participating in annual selection of Residency applicants
Qualifications / Required Skills
The ideal candidate for this position will be Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and motivated to bring this already successful program to the next academic level. Candidates should also have a strong background in education and curriculum development, great communication skills, and the ability to collaborate with peers and other departments. All general pediatric and pediatric sub-specialties are encouraged to apply.
MD or DO degree and Board Certified in Pediatrics
Eligible to obtain medical licensure in New Jersey
At least 3 years experience as a core faculty member in an ACGME accredited pediatric residency program
Ongoing involvement in peer-reviewed publications
Experience in leadership role
In addition to our highly competitive compensation, this package also includes medical/dental/vision plans, 401K retirement plan, CME allowance, and relocation assistance. K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital is located one hour south of New York City on the Jersey Shore.
For immediate consideration contact:
Allison Vogel at: allison.vogel@Hackensackmeridian.org