Psychiatry Clerkship Site Director

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Logo Posting Number RTF00022PO18 Classification Title Clinical Assistant Professor Internal Title Psychiatry Clerkship Site Director Campus School of Medicine Columbia 01 College/Division School of Medicine Columbia Department School of Medicine Florence Initiative Advertised Salary Range 12,825.00 Location of Vacancy Florence, SC Part/Full Time Part Time Hours per week 1-3 Type of Grant Funded Position Research Grant (RGP) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Faculty

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Psychiatry Clerkship Site Director will oversee the day-to-day clinical activities and assessment of third-year medical students while on their required clinical clerkships in Florence. Their activities will be in coordination with the Office of Medical Student Education-Florence, who will provide administrative support and they will report to the Assistant Dean for Medical Student Education-Florence and the Clerkship Director in Columbia. Given that each clerkship will have between 1-4 students on a rotation at a time, it is estimated that these duties will require no more than 1-3 hours per week. The clerkship site director may also serve as a clinical preceptor.

Required Education and Experience

MD or DO eligible for a faculty appointment in the School of Medicine. Completion of an accredited residency program. Strong interest in medical education.

Preferred Qualifications

Board Certified in specialty area. Previous work/teaching experience in an academic medical center.


Knowledge and ability to review current written set of education goals and objectives for the clerkship with a plan for periodic review. Knowledge and ability to review learning objectives and goals for faculty and students in compliance with Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME).

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date Position End Date Job Open Date 07/13/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

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The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you MD or DO eligible for a faculty appointment in the School of Medicine?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you completed an accredited residency program?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents





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    Posted: 7/14/2018
    Application Due: 7/21/2018
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