Assistant/Associate Professor of Medical Education
Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey
Internal Number: 170483
The Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (RWJMS) is seeking applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, faculty position in medical education. The successful candidate will co-direct the Neuroscience, Neurology and Behavioral Science content and contribute to learning within the medical school's new, integrated curriculum. Teaching activities include Team-based Learning, Lectures, an integrated Neuroanatomy lab and Histology. There are numerous, exciting opportunities for scholarly and educational development and collaboration with core educators and clinicians as the school develops its new curriculum and transitions to a new state-of-the-art medical education building in 2025. Applicants should submit: (1) a letter of interest directed to the Faculty Search Committee; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a summary of educational accomplishments; (4) a statement describing their approach to inclusive teaching and integrating diversity in pursuit of academic excellence; and (5) full contact information for at least three references. All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications will be accepted until February 17, 2023.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Qualified candidates must have experience teaching Medical Neuroscience within a medical or health-professional school and have evidence of excellence and productivity related to directing a medical Neuroscience course. Candidates must have a Doctoral degree (M.D. or Ph.D.). This appointment will be made at an academic rank commensurate with experience. Candidates are expected to develop a scholarly research program in the area of medical education.
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