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Assistant Director for Academic Programs

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The Multi-campus Program in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is recruiting an outstanding scholar to engage in educational program development, leadership applied research and teaching in the areas of geriatric medicine and gerontology. The incumbent will serve as Associate Director of the UCLA Program for Improving Care of Aging adults through Training and Education (PICATE), a federally-funded three-year Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP). The successful applicant will develop program initiatives in geriatrics and gerontology workforce preparation, clinical practice improvement, interprofessional education, caregiver training, and research dissemination. Applications are welcomed from those with doctoral degrees (PhD or equivalent) in relevant areas such as gerontology, public health, social welfare, nursing, and education. Candidates must be eligible for faculty appointment, rank and series commensurate with qualifications and time commitment (full or part-time). Open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 4-6 references required (contact information only)