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Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Dayton, Ohio
Closing date
Nov 23, 2023
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Specialty / Focus
Emergency Medicine
Position Type
Chief / Chair / Executive
Practice Setting
Academic Institution / Medical School

The Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University is recruiting a Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine. Reporting to the Dean of the Boonshoft School of Medicine, this position is responsible for building and leading an outstanding department and residency program encompassing its missions of education, research, scholarship and service.

Candidates must possess a MD or DO with board certification in Emergency Medicine by either ABEM or AOBEM, be qualified for appointment at the rank of associate professor or full professor at a LCME accredited medical school, and be eligible to obtain a medical license in the state of Ohio. The successful candidate must have at least ten years of progressive leadership experience at an academic medical center with a record of professional accomplishments on a national and international scale, with a strong focus on academic and clinical success and a commitment to diversity.

Southwestern Ohio offers an outstanding quality of life, providing access to outdoor activities as well as proximity to major cities including Columbus and Cincinnati (1.5 and 1-hour drive, respectively), Indianapolis, Chicago, and Nashville. The low cost of housing and excellent schools prompt many to make Dayton, Ohio their home.

Applications must be submitted at by December 1, 2023 for first consideration and should include a letter of interest and curriculum vitae. For questions or to submit nominations, please contact Drew Dieckman at

For additional information about the Boonshoft School of Medicine, please visit


For information about the Dayton, OH area, please visit


Wright State University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is committed to an inclusive environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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