Qualifications

The University of Chicago Medicine will consider applications from all qualified candidates; however, we do not sponsor work visas for administrative fellows. Qualified applicants will have either completed a master’s degree from an accredited MHA, MPH, MBA or a related program, or are fulfilling a residency requirement and have completed all academic coursework from the above degree types. Furthermore, candidates should have a strong interest in health care administration at an academic medical center; excellent communication skills (both written and oral); the ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines; high leadership potential; proven ability to work independently and in team-oriented environments. The fellowship is only open to individuals who complete all didactic coursework from their respective master’s programs between Fall 2021-Spring 2022.

**Accepted candidates completing a residency are required to complete both years of the fellowship.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit the following materials by Friday, October 1, 2021:

  • Cover letter (salutation: Jason Keeler, Chief Operating Officer)
  • Resume
  • Personal statement addressing qualifications, interest in the fellowship and career objectives
  • Official transcripts from undergraduate and graduate school
  • Three letters of recommendation, including one from the graduate program director (salutation: Jason Keeler, Chief Operating Officer)

As a member of NCAF, our Administrative Fellowship program will accept applications directly through NCAF’s National Administrative Centralized Application Service (NAFCAS).

It is preferred applicants apply through the NAFCAS website, but we will still accept completed application materials mailed in a single packet to the following address:

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
MC1090, Rm. TN-200
Chicago, IL 60637
Attn: Monique Mitchelle

Timeline

The University of Chicago Medicine will abide by the guidelines set out by the National Council on Administrative Fellowships.

Application Timeline
Application due date Friday, October 1, 2021
Preliminary phone interviews Early/mid-October 2021
Virtual on-site interviews Mid-October 2021 through November 2021
Selection announcement November 2021
Start date Summer 2022

Application packets received after October 1, 2021 will not be considered.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please email the current administrative fellows:

Monroe Chen and Natalie Gaines
adminfellow@uchospitals.edu

Why Choose UChicago Medicine

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