Posting Number ACAD311
Job Title Open Rank Faculty, Medical Education (Assistant/Associate
Position Title Open Rank Faculty, Medical Education
Position Type Faculty
Number of vacancies 1
Salary Commensurate with experience
Department Medical Education
In order to enhance the success of underrepresented students in biomedical
sciences, physician assistant studies, and medicine, Morehouse School of
Medicine invites applications for a new faculty position. We seek individuals
committed to excellence in teaching and mentoring, with interest and
experience in teaching, particularly in physiology or related areas at the
upper undergraduate physician assistant or beginning professional level.
Experience with individual student guidance and mentoring is expected.
Successful candidates will have a commitment to guiding students in mastering
basic concepts and developing critical thinking skills. Experience with online
or distance education, curriculum development, and/or comprehensive assessment
is a plus.
POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
The candidate will help to develop and strengthen the MSM education programs
and enhance program's national recognition. The applicant will service as the
Physiology course director for the MSMS program and physiology faculty within
the Physician Assistant program and will contribute to teaching in the MD1
curriculum and instruction in physiology in other graduate programs.
The candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly activities in
educational scholarship, including, but not limited to innovative approaches
in education, equity in education, student support approaches, educational
outcomes, or related areas. There are opportunities for collaboration with
faculty in these areas as well as bioscience collaboration.
The applicant should have significant experience with curriculum design and a
strong command of justice, equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility
concepts and theories.
KNOWLEDGE , SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
The applicant will have unique experience to address educational needs of MSM
The applicant may supervise administrative staff
Candidates must have an earned doctoral degree in biomedical science or
related area from a regionally accredited college or university, teaching
experience, and interest and commitment to teaching and teaching
Demonstrated ability to organize and manage teaching and/or research
Demonstrated professional effectiveness in institutional service
Candidate should meet the qualifications for Assistant or Associate
Professor. A minimum of four years in the rank of Assistant Professor at an
accredited academic institution of higher learning. Demonstrated potential to
organize and manage educational activities. Evidence of continued improvement
of professional competence in relevant field. Potential professional
effectiveness in institutional service.
Posting Date 05/07/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants should submit a CV, letter of interest, summary teaching
experience, and contact information for three references.
Description of Job Duty
This position will involve a significant role in teaching and mentoring
students. Collaborative scholarly activity in educational innovation or
related areas will be expected. Career development in educational leadership
is an integral part of this position, with direct mentoring by experienced
faculty. The individual will be responsible for extensive collaboration in
physiology education as well as direct support of students in mastering key
Posting Specific Questions
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Please provide contact information to include name, title, organization, phone and email address for 3 professional references and their professional affiliation with you.
(Open Ended Question)
Please provide a summary of your teaching experience.
(Open Ended Question)
How many years of have you completed in the rank of Assistant Professor at an accredited academic institution of higher learning?
I have completed 0-1 year at the rank of Assistant Professor at an accredited institution of higher education.
I have completed 2-3 years at the rank of Assistant Professor at an accredited institution of higher education.
I have completed 4+ years at the rank of Assistant Professor at an accredited institution of higher education.
Please upload a letter of interest using the Cover Letter Document option.
Acknowledged. I will upload a letter of interest as required.
I have not uploaded my responses and need assistance. I will email Talentmanagement@msm.edu for assistance.
Please provide your salary requirement. Do Not Enter Negotiable, a specified salary range is required. Not providing a salary requirement will result in your application being incomplete and will not be considered.
(Open Ended Question)
Curriculum Vitae or Resume