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University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus

Department of Cell and Developmental Biology

Instructor - Term-Limited (12 Weeks)

Position #618335 - Requisition 13857

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America's most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

The Department of Cell and Developmental Biology is seeking a full-time, term-limited (12 week) position in the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. The position will assist in Human Body Block, the medical gross anatomy course for Phase I of School of Medicine, during Fall 2018. The anticipated start date is July 30th 2018, and the position will end on October 19th 2018.

The successful applicant will work as a core member of the teaching team for Human Body Block during Fall 2018. Specific responsibilities include teaching all cadaver dissection and prosection laboratories sessions, organizing and facilitating scheduled review sessions, tutoring MSTP students in the laboratory, assisting with all Block exams (setup, delivery, proctoring, and grading), participating in and overseeing prosections, and other Block-related duties as assigned. The position will report directly to the Human Body Block co-directors.

Salary and Benefits:

The hiring salary for this position is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at (FOR BENEFITS ELIGIBLE POSITIONS ONLY)

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Anatomy or a directly related field

Preferred Qualifications:
  • PhD, MD, or DO
  • Previous experience teaching in a cadaver dissection-based anatomy course.
  • Preference will be given to applicants with experience teaching all regions (back, extremities, trunk, head and neck) of human anatomy at the medical school level.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of human anatomy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants:REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: 1). A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. 2). A current resume/CV. 3). List of 3-5 professional references.

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 3-5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:Applications are accepted until June 24th 2018

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20091 - SOM-Cell and Devopmental Bio

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jun 7, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Kate Beatty

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00618335





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Posted: 6/8/2018
Application Due: 7/28/2018
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