The Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (SOM) is seeking candidates for full-time teaching faculty at the level of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor.
The successful candidate will participate in the planning, implementation, and assessment in the medical school problem-based learning (PBL) curriculum. Candidate should have a record of excellence in teaching medical or graduate students and demonstrated commitment to the pedagogies of active student learning. Responsibilities also include working with faculty to develop resources, participating in departmental/school-wide committees and maintaining office hours. Individuals that thrive in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment are encouraged to apply. Excellent organizational and communication skills are required and experience with learning management systems (Blackboard, Canvas, etc.) and/or ExamSoft is desired. Preference will be given to those with content expertise in Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Microbiology or a related field. The successful candidate will join a productive and highly collaborative research and teaching faculty on the Sewell Campus. Salary and other considerations will be consistent with a commitment to recruit, support, and retain exceptional individuals. A comprehensive benefits package includes Rowan undergraduate tuition for eligible dependents. Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations. Rowan University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The Stratford Campus is a Tobacco-Free Workplace.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Facilitate problem-based learning groups each week
Write exam items, proctor and grade exams
Assist PBL students with research proposals
Help with assessment of Medical Scholarship assignments
Provide support for administration of courses on the learning management system
Perform continuous quality improvement on current PBL cases and develop new cases
Serve on departmental/school-wide committees as assigned
Maintain office hours to provide student tutoring
Pursue scholarly activity
Other duties as assigned
Applicants should have a Ph.D. (in a related science field), PharmD., DO or MD from an accredited university. Rank will be commensurate with experience.
A top 100 national public research institution, Rowan University offers bachelor’s through doctoral and professional programs in person and online to 23,000 students through its main campus in Glassboro, N.J., its medical school campuses in Camden and Stratford, and five others. Home to Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; Ric Edelman College of Communication & Creative Arts; William G. Rohrer College of Business; Virtua Health College of Medicine & Health Sciences; Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and the School of Osteopathic Medicine, it also comprises the colleges of Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science & Mathematics; Virtua Health School of Nursing & Health Professions; the schools of Earth & Environment; Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Translational Biomedical Engineering & Sciences; Veterinary Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; and a multidisciplinary honors college. Rowan focuses on practical research at the intersection of engineering, medicine, science and business while ensuring excellence in undergraduate education. The University has earned national recognition for innovation; commitment to high-quality, af...fordable education; and developing public-private partnerships. A Carnegie-classified (R2/high research activity) institution, Rowan has been recognized as the fourth fastest-growing public research university for three consecutive years as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education.