Specialist - Curriculum Dev-Fixed Term

Michigan State University
August 17, 2025
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Specialist - Curriculum Dev-Fixed Term

Apply now Job no: 887819 Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Osteopathic Medicine Department: Com Statewide Campus System 40000020 Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff Salary: 85000.00-100000.00 Salary Commensurate with Experience Location: East Lansing Categories: Education/Training, Fixed Term Academic Staff, Full Time (90-100%), Non-Union, Remote-Friendly

Working/Functional Title

Director of Faculty Development

Position Summary

Curriculum Development

Serve as a resource for faculty by assisting and supporting their skill and proficiency as medical educators, coaches, and mentors in an academic setting (classroom and clinical sites). Oversee the development of education programs for faculty development, faculty assessment, create core competency modules, and evaluate effectiveness of programs every year. Train faculty in effective teaching methods for training students and residents. Strategic planning for educational initiatives in faculty development and residency training in core competencies, facilitate meetings for curriculum development and standards compliance. Maintain a robust offering of faculty development programs that meet the needs of faculty at all levels of their career trajectory.


Direct educational conference staff and process for effective conference coordination with educational specialists, including quality assessment and evaluation to improve educational conferences. Direct curriculum and evaluation support staff and assess effectiveness. Experience in strategic planning, budgeting, and outcome assessments. Participate in activities that will advance professional knowledge as well as the contribution of the SCS to the national arena of graduate medical education.


Work with member hospitals and specialty Physician Advisory Committees (PACs) to evaluate program effectiveness and standards compliance, develop educational programs to augment site training. Assist in strategic planning for technology resource development and staff projects related to curriculum and asynchronous learning. Participate in college-wide committees.


Stay abreast of current research in medical education, participate in program research to assess effectiveness, and disseminate results.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

A masters degree in instructional design, educational administration, or a related field, advanced study and experience with quantitative and qualitative assessment and research design, and experience in educational administration.

Desired Qualifications

A doctoral degree with at least three years of experience in curriculum and faculty development and educational administration, quantitative program assessment and evaluation in medical education, success in published research and grant writing.

Required Application Materials

(1) CV/Resume

(2) Cover letter

(3) List of three references. The search committee will not contact references without first notifying the candidate.

(4) Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) statement. Submit a description of your past experiences and contributions to inclusive excellence including a brief description of your ideas for future initiatives that you would like to implement to support MSUCOM's commitment to inclusive excellence.

https: // com.msu.edu/about-us/diversity-inclusion-safety/initiatives

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Remote Work Statement

MSU strives to provide a flexible work environment and this position has been designated as remote-friendly. Remote-friendly means some or all of the duties can be performed remotely as mutually agreed upon.

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Aug 17, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time Applications close: Aug 17, 2025 Eastern Daylight Time

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