Announcing the College of Applied Health Sciences dean search

Pricey college, employees and college students,

It is my enjoyment to announce that the search for the dean of the University of Illinois Chicago College or university of Utilized Wellness Sciences is underway. The UIC Higher education of Utilized Wellbeing Sciences is a nationally popular leader in cross-discipline scholarship, research and provider that is making a planet in which just about every individual can stay a healthy and self-established everyday living.

The higher education pursues new expertise that transforms well being care practice by 5 departments (biomedical and wellness information and facts sciences incapacity and human progress kinesiology and diet occupational remedy and actual physical therapy) and its a lot more than 30 investigation labs and centers, with 2,100 enrolled undergraduate, graduate and expert pupils. In FY21, the higher education described around $13 million in sponsored method expenses. The faculty features 10 tutorial plans that are ranked in the top 25 in their discipline with large graduation and retention charges, and 100% countrywide licensing exam move price amongst nourishment, occupational therapy and bodily remedy graduates. On top of that, the Assistive Technology Certification is one particular of a few applications in the U.S. accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Wellness Training Packages, and the new Health practitioner of Medical Work out Physiology is the to start with these kinds of doctorate in the place.

The dean of the University of Applied Health Sciences is a member of the leadership staff of the university and experiences to the vice chancellor for health and fitness affairs. More info about this place is accessible online.

To ensure a prosperous lookup, I am trying to get your participation by nominating colleagues and encouraging excellent candidates to utilize. Be sure to submit your nomination(s) and strategies using the on-line form or by email to [email protected]

Finally, I would like to thank the look for committee associates (shown under) and the co-chairs, Dr. Michele Mariscalco and Dean Glen Schumock, for their participation on this crucial committee. I am self-confident that, with your assistance, the committee will detect an remarkable set of finalists for thought for the position.

Sincerely,

Robert A. Barish, MD, MBA
Vice Chancellor for Wellbeing Affairs


Search committee for the dean of the Higher education of Utilized Wellbeing Sciences

Michele Mariscalco, MD, MHA, FAAP (Co-chair)
Professor, Office of Pediatrics Associate Dean for Systems-Dependent Apply, College of Illinois Faculty of Medication and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health and fitness Science Educational Affairs, Business office of the Vice Chancellor for Wellness Affairs

Glen T. Schumock, PharmD, PhD, MBA, (Co-chair)
Professor and Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy

Andy Boyd, MD
Affiliate Professor, Office of Biomedical and Overall health Info Sciences and Office of Actual physical Therapy, University of Utilized Wellbeing Sciences Affiliate Professor, Section of Professional medical Instruction, College or university of Drugs Assistant Vice Chancellor for Investigate in Computing and Details Initiative and Chief Research Information Officer, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Investigate

Tina Chase, PT, DPT, PCS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Scientific Schooling, University of Utilized Wellness Sciences

Kharma Foucher, MD, PhD
Affiliate Professor, Section of Kinesiology and Nutrition, College or university of Applied Well being Sciences and Associate Director, Training and Qualified Growth, Heart for Clinical and Translational Science

Homosexual L. Girolami, PT, PhD
Clinical Professor, Director of Experienced Education, Doctor of Actual physical Remedy Plan, University of Utilized Health and fitness Sciences

Marjani Jones, BA
Educational Adviser, University of Utilized Wellbeing Sciences

Mary T. Keehn, PT, DPT, MHPE
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Interprofessional Follow and Schooling, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Wellbeing Affairs Associate Dean for Scientific Affairs, Place of work of the Dean, College of Utilized Well being Sciences

David Marquez, PhD
Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Nourishment, College or university of Utilized Health and fitness Sciences

Carrie Sandahl, PhD
Professor, Office of Incapacity and Human Growth, College of Utilized Health and fitness Sciences Director, Program on Disability Art Lifestyle and Humanities and Co-director, Bodies of Function: A Network of Incapacity Artwork and Lifestyle

Jonathan Santanni, EdM
Affiliate Dean for Administration, University of Used Health and fitness Sciences

Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar, PhD
Professor and Head, Department of Occupational Treatment, Faculty of Applied Wellness Sciences Affiliate Faculty, Section of Incapacity and Human Enhancement and Department of Psychology

Washieka T. Torres, MA
Graduate scholar, School of Applied Well being Sciences

Krista Varady, PhD
Professor of Diet, Office of Kinesiology and Nutrition, University of Applied Health Sciences

Workers
Jennifer Rowan
Director, Finance and Human Resources, Business office of the Vice Chancellor for Wellness Affairs

For far more information and facts, you should get hold of:
Jennifer Rowan
[email protected]