Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Family and Community Medicine

Faculty Openings

Faculty Openings in Family and Community Medicine

We have two faculty positions available for our new residency program in the West region (Delnor Hospital) and one faculty position available with our North region residency program (Lake Forest/Grayslake) at this time. Below is more information regarding these positions.

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The Department of Family and Community Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University seeks full-time faculty members on the Clinician-Educator Track to begin Spring/Summer 2017. Faculty rank is commensurate with experience. 

Position Description:

We have one faculty position opportunity at the Northwestern Medicine Group clinic in Grayslake, Illinois and two faculty position opportunities at the Regional Medical Group in Geneva, IL.  These positions are responsible for the following:

-Administers and maintains an educational environment conducive to education residents in each of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competency areas.

-Precepts residents in the Family Medicine Practice (FMP) at a ratio of 4 residents: 1 faculty member.

-Regularly leads and participates in organized clinical discussions, didactic sessions, teaching rounds, and conferences.

-Participates in the recruitment of new residents, including the coordination of the applicant screening and selection processes.

-Participates in the evaluation of all residents, including formal and informal performance evaluations and solicitation of feedback from appropriate attending staff.

-Will assist the program director with tracking, monitoring, and presenting issues related to resident training to the department quality management committee, the Graduate Medical Education Committee, and the Internal Review Committee as required by ACGME, McGaw and Northwestern Memorial Healthcare.

-Clinical practice exclusive of the residency program.

 Qualified candidates will have their M.D. and will be board certified/board eligible in family medicine.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  In order to ensure full consideration, applications must be received by January 1, 2017. 

 Send CV and cover letter referencing search numbers 29184, 29234, 30019 to: Dr. Deborah S. Clements, 710 North Lake Shore Drive Abbott Hall, 4th floor Chicago, Illinois 60611 or

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.