MEDICAL EDUCATION RESEARCHER

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90744-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/SURGERY/SURGERY ADMIN


Location: Madison

Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support, Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90744-AS

Working Title: Medical Education Researcher

Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Hiring Department: A539700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/SURGERY ADMIN

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 08, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $34,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required. Bachelor's degree preferably specializing in education or related field involving training and assessment expertise (i.e. cognitive psychology, industrial engineering, neuroscience, etc.)



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Training and experience with research design as well as quantitative and qualitative data analysis methods preferred. Experience or interest in medical education, especially across the continuum of student and physician learning is desirable. In addition, the candidate should have experience and interest in grant writing as well as an interest in publishing and presenting scholarly works in medical education.

Prefix assignment determined by years of relevant post-graduate, professional work experience. A minimum of 7 years of post-graduate, professional work experience is required for appointment at the senior level.



Position Summary:

The Department of Surgery is seeking a collaborative educator to work in the Medical Education and Research Program. The candidate will work with support from the Faculty Associate in Educational Research and Vice Chair of Education in performing research in medical education to ultimately improve the education of medical students, residents, fellows and practicing clinicians.



Additional Information:

The desired candidate should have a demonstrated ability in curriculum development, instructional design, implementation, assessment and evaluation. The candidate should have well-developed, relationship-building skills, analytical and critical thinking skills, and strong written and oral communication skills.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.



Contact:

Cory Reithmeyer
reithmeyer@surgery.wisc.edu
608-263-0787
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

To apply, please select "Apply Now" to upload your cover letter and CV.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 19 Jun 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 3 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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