Assistant or Associate Professor, Anatomical/Structural Sciences (two positions available)

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About Hofstra:

Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.


The Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell ( seeks two qualified medical educators to participate in the delivery of Structure, an integrated longitudinal course that includes anatomy, pathology, histology, embryology, medical imaging, and physical diagnosis for our first and second year medical students. This faculty member will be responsible for participating in different responsibilities related to Structure, which may include developing and facilitating interactive laboratory exercises, supervising laboratory review sessions, conducting office hours for students seeking extra help, assisting with developing and grading oral and written assessments.


Successful applicants must possess a MD/DO and/or PhD degree in anatomical sciences or other related discipline and must have experience instructing medical students in clinically oriented anatomical and structural sciences (anatomy, embryology, histology, medical imaging, pathology). Candidates must demonstrate professional conduct when interacting with students and willingness to contribute to multidisciplinary, team-based medical instruction in the laboratory. Ability to prepare specimens for laboratory exercises a plus. This is a part time position, not to exceed 20 hours per week. Applicants must be flexible and be able to adjust their work hours to meet curricular needs.  Faculty appointment will be commensurate with experience.

Application Instructions:

Applicants are invited to submit a cover letter that describes the applicant’s interest in the position, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and the names and contact information for three professional references to:  [email protected] 

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.




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Posted: 11/26/2018
Application Due: 1/25/2019
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