Monday, July 25, 2005

UHMS News - Don Chandler Retiring at end of 2007.

Don Chandler, our Executive Director has announced his plans to retire at the end of 2007. A Search Committee has been formed that is chaired by our President-Elect, Dr. Bret Stolp. Based upon previous searches, it is anticipated that the search will b a lengthy one, thus we are now accepting applications.
One point needs to be clear to all applicants. The corporate office will not remain in Dunkirk, Maryland. The geographic location of the office at the time a successful applicant will assume the duties of Executive Director has not yet been decided. A Relocation Committee has been formed and a decision for relocating the corporate office is expected to be made no later than June, 2006. Applicants need not inquire about the geographic location of the corporate office until the committee has made its recommendation to the UHMS Board of Directors and the Board has approved a new location.
An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution is required. Graduate and post-graduate degree(s) is/are desired but not required. A successful candidate will possess a good working knowledge of diving medicine and hyperbaric medicine.
Experience managing a non-profit organization will be a plus. Please list in the cover letter, salary requirements and any particular terms of employment that are deemed essential. Group life insurance, 50% of health insurance, and a limited 403-B investment plan are provided.
Interested parties should send a resume and cover letter, in Word format and attached to an email, to:
If an applicant does not have access to email, he/she may mail the application to:
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society
(Personal for Don Chandler)
P.O. Box 1020
Dunkirk, MD 20754