Director for Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
United States

Director for General Ob-Gyn Division

Appointment Type Admin Appointment with Faculty Rank

Salary Range Dependent on Experience

Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Permanent

FTE 1.0

Vacancy ID FAC0003219

Posting Open Date 05/08/2020

Open Until Filled Yes

Proposed Start Date 10/05/2020

Position Summary

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting a highly motivated Director for the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology, comprised of 15 physicians, 7 advanced practice providers and 3 fellows in an academic generalist fellowship program. The division excels in transformative patient care, innovative research and education of trainees at all levels. The division offers a wide breadth of clinical and surgical care, low risk obstetrical care, the full range of outpatient gynecology including menopausal, pediatric and adolescent care, the full range of gynecologic surgery including minimally invasive, vaginal and abdominal.

The division’s mission is to serve the people of North Carolina. We provide outpatient services in the boutique town of Cary and scenic town of Chapel Hill, NC. Division members also provide care for the NC Correctional Institute for Women in Raleigh. Horizons, a perinatal substance abuse program, is housed within the General OB-GYN Division and operates a state-of-the-art wellness program for women and their children. Participating women receive prenatal care and have the option for intensive outpatient care, residential treatment and a 40-bed daycare. The Horizons Executive Director has been NIH-funded for over 20 years in studies related to opioid use disorders in pregnancy.

The division is well represented in the School of Medicine with 2 faculty members holding Dean level positions and multiple service line leaders. For those interested in medical education, there is a wide bench of experience in preclinical and clinical phases of the curriculum. Our faculty play a regular and active role in resident supervision.

The Division Director of GOG will join the executive leadership team of the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, one of the top programs in the country. With over 100 faculty in 10 different divisions and more than 50 residents and fellows, this department is known for its innovative clinical care, robust research portfolio (ranked #3 in NIH funding), and outstanding training programs, (a Doximity ranked #3 residency program and 8 fellowships).

Educational Requirements

MD or DO degree with completion of a 4-year LCME approved OB-GYN residency.

Qualifications and Experience

Board Certification in Obstetrics and Gynecology is required. Ideal candidates will have previous leadership experience or training, and will have a track record of meaningful research and/or scholarly activity. Candidates should have practiced in an academic environment and, at minimum, have held a faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor rank for over four years. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

To apply for this position electronically, please go to: Attach a cover letter expressing your interest in this position, your updated Curriculum Vitae and a list of at least four professional references with contact information. Initial interviews will be conducted remotely, with final candidates brought to campus for in person interviews. The cover letter should be addressed to:

Lisa Rahangdale, MD
Professor & Search Committee Chair
UNC Department of OB-GYN, CB# 7570
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7570

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Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Laura Baron, HR Consultant
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Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

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  • List of References
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