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Leadership Recruitment

Recruiting: Proven Search and Hiring Practices for the Best Talent (Print Edition)

Part of the AAMC Successful Medical School Department Chair Series, Recruiting is focused on the process of identifying and attracting the most qualified individuals to serve as department chairs. It should be required reading for every institutional leader involved in the search and selection process, as well as current and prospective medical school department chairs, deans and associate deans, and others who work with chairs.


Leadership Recruitment Process in Academic Medicine: How Medical Schools and Teaching Hospitals Search for New Department Chairs and Center Directors

Leadership Recruitment Process in Academic Medicine

Little is known beyond conventional wisdom and anecdotal descriptions about how the search process works for department centers and center directors in academic medicine centers. This report summarizes the major findings from surveys of medical school deans and teaching hospital CEOs conducted in 2009. This publication is only available as a PDF.

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Readings from Academic Medicine

What have leading minds in academic medicine said about leadership?