Successful candidates for the CMO must be:
- Board certified in both Family Medicine and Sports Medicine
- Qualify for licensure in New Jersey
- Meet qualifications for voluntary appointment at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
- Prior experience in NCAA Sports is ideal
About Rutgers Athletics
Rutgers University stands among the most esteemed public research universities in the United States and the world. Rankings by international organizations consistently place Rutgers among the top 100 global universities; in U.S. rankings, Rutgers is a top 30 national public research institution; and in New Jersey, Rutgers holds the distinction of being the number one public research university. Founded in 1766, Rutgers is the eighth oldest college in the nation. It is also the birthplace of college football. Rutgers currently fields 24 teams and +600 athletes in the Big Ten Conference which participates in Division I competition, sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) in the following sports: baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, women’s rowing, men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, football, men’s and women’s golf, gymnastics, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s soccer, softball, women’s tennis, men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field, women’s swimming and diving, wrestling, and women’s volleyball.
About RWJBarnabas Health
RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick and Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children’s Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and four accountable care organizations.
RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second largest private employer – with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.