Emory University Program Business Manager; School of Medicine: Surgery: Thoracic in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



739020:SOM: Surgery: Thoracic

Job Description:


  • A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration (or a field related to business) AND

  • 5+ years of professional business administration or management experience OR an equivalent combination of experience interconnected with professional business administration or business management.


  • Coordinates and directs departmental activities which may include the department's residency program, the transitional year program and/or other programs.

  • Provides input into departmental objectives, especially those pertaining to the residency program. Interviews applicants and recommends candidates for admission to the residency program.

  • Establishes and administers departmental policies and procedures pertaining to teaching requirements, course objectives, and course content in compliance with applicable regulations.

  • Plans and develops courses for medical students, manages the course budget, negotiates with outside agencies to obtain funding and support for the course, and coordinates and administers the course throughout the academic year.

  • Arranges, administers, and proctors certifying and sub-specialty exams. Develops, administers and monitors intern, resident, and operating budgets. Collects and analyzes data to advise management of long range needs.

  • May develop various communications materials/methodologies such as newsletter articles, memos, videotapes, workshops, brochures, and focus groups.

  • Supervises staff. Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • Performs or coordinates administrative activities associated with complex residency programs.

  • These programs generally involve over 20 residents, last more than three years, and involve at least five training sites.

  • Plays a significant role in preparing the program for accreditation site visits and compliance with accreditation standards.

  • Plans resident orientation and manages the rotation scheduling and evaluation systems within the program.

  • Maintains residents' academic files including rotations, evaluations, curriculum, and other critical documentation.

  • Assists in residency recruitment programs by preparing for and scheduling applicant interviews.

  • Assists in resolving foreign nationals' visa issues. Maintains required record-keeping and databases pertaining to residency program(s).

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Program Business Manager; School of Medicine: Surgery: Thoracic

This position involves::

Not Applicable

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Minimum Hourly Rate $:


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Minimum Annual Rate $:


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