Anesthesia Residency Program Director

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nov 16, 2021
Nov 16, 2022
Full Time
Position Type

Leadership Opportunity with a Nationally Ranked University & Academic Medical Center 

Temple University – Lewis Katz School of Medicine & Temple Health- Philadelphia, PA

The Department of Anesthesiology at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates a for the role of Residency Program Director.

The Department of Anesthesiology at Temple University Hospital is committed to the development of exceptional physicians with the tools needed to manage the most complicated patients and surgical scenarios. Our educational program is designed to do just that. Over the three-year residency program, residents rotate through hospitals of national and international renown.

To help facilitate these roles the department maintains a faculty of more than 100 clinical professionals with a rich tapestry of past experiences. Our professional staff includes those who have worked extensively in both academic and private practice settings; several who hold doctoral degrees, law degrees, or master’s degrees in business administration or public health; and many who have enjoyed rewarding career paths prior to pursuing the specialty of anesthesiology.

The academic mission of the Department of Anesthesiology includes both the pursuit of scholarly work relevant to the evolving US healthcare delivery system as well as the didactic and clinical education of our residents and medical students. The clinical experience available in the operating rooms, critical care units, and through the consultation teams is robust and provides exposure to the evolving paradigm of coordinated longitudinal care management. Graduates of the Temple University anesthesiology residency program are highly sought for their clinical competence and they routinely continue on to top tier fellowships, academic faculty positions, and private practices.

Temple Health, one of Philadelphia's leading academic medical center, is home to more than 1,000 physicians and scientists who share the mission of bringing innovative treatments to patients.

Giving its patients access to some of the world's most advanced therapies — and helping them achieve outcomes once thought impossible — is the driving force for its clinical care, research, and medical education.


  • D. or D.O. with active board certification in Anesthesiology.
  • Fellowship trained in Critical Care, Obstetrics or Pain Medicine is preferred.
  • Possess academic credentials to support appropriate faculty appointment/rank.
  • In possession of or eligible to receive and unrestricted medical license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
  • Promote and support diversity among faculty, staff, students and patients.
  • 3 – 5 years of participation as an active core faculty member in an ACGME accredited anesthesiology residency.
  • Graduate Medical Education (GME) leadership experience to include prior Program Director, Associate Program Director or comparable qualification and a record of academic accomplishment.
  • Demonstrated teaching experience in an acute care environment to include areas of program development, quality, curriculum, didactic and clinical education of residents and medical students.


Procedure for Candidacy

To be considered, please complete an online application:  

Interested candidates should submit current curriculum vita three professional references names/contact information to the address below. Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, and contributions to diversity are strongly encouraged.

Please address all applications to: Gordon Morewood, MD, MBA, C/O William Mawhinney, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email: Phone: 267-454-1996.

The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

We are especially interested in qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

COVID-19 vaccinations are required for employment at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see

The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

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