The Central Michigan University College of Medicine (CMED) is seeking a highly qualified faculty member to join our Foundation Science Department to teach Pharmacology in an integrated curriculum. Successful candidates will assume a major educational role working with other faculty in implementing a cross-disciplinary and inquiry-based medical school curriculum that includes case-based and team-based learning. This is predominantly a teaching position with opportunities for administrative duties and scholarly research. The position is at the Assistant Professor rank or higher, depending on credentials. The start date is negotiable.
About CMU College of Medicine: The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its inaugural class in the summer of 2013. The innovative medical school curriculum is designed to prepare students for practice in mid- to northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula, with particular attention to primary care needs in the region. The program is housed in a new facility with advanced technology for teaching. For more information, visit College’s website.
To Apply: CMU CMED encourages applicants from historically underrepresented populations, veterans, women, and other minority groups to apply. Applications must be submitted on-line at: https://www.jobs.cmich.edu. Keyword College of Medicine. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until filled. Electronically attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching ability, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research/scholarly interest, and a list of three professional references, including phone numbers and email addresses. Questions can be directed to Georgette Russell, Search Committee Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org, 989-774-7874.
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Doctoral degree (PhD, MD/DO).
Experience in and strong commitment to, innovative approaches to education and learning
Ability or commitment to facilitate interactive learning in large and small group settings
Strong collaborative and communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to diversity.
All areas of scholarly activity will be considered, but preference will be given for scholarly activity and experience related to medical education research.
Candidates interested in advanced rank must have significant relevant medical school teaching experience of high quality in both large and small group settings as well as evidence of scholarship.
Experience with cross-disciplinary teaching
Documented experience in patient-, case-, and/or problem-based medical education
Experience with, or a strong knowledge of, pedagogical approaches such as team-based learning. Evidence of working in teams is essential.
Internal Number: F0415
About Central Michigan University College of Medicine
The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its inaugural class in the summer of 2013. The innovative medical school curriculum is designed to prepare students for practice in mid- to northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula, with particular attention to primary care needs in the region. The program is housed in a new facility with advanced technology for teaching. For more information, visit College’s website.