Director, Simulation Curriculum and Research

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Job Title Dir Simulation Curriculum & Research Position Number 8150437 Job Category University Staff Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus Department Name CENTER FOR SIMULATION EDUC Location Code CENTER FOR SIMULATION EDUC (06775A) Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No Duties and Responsibilities

•Design and implement simulation curriculum (content and materials for high fidelity simulation, standardized patient cases, and surgical and procedural skills training curriculum to be used with medical students, nursing students, residents, graduate nursing, attendings, staff nursing and other ancillary staff).
oProvide strategies for conducting targeted needs assessment
oDevelop outcome measurements and evaluate all educational simulation activities for quality assurance purposes
oAssist in the design, development, and implementation and assessment of specific skill-based training required for credentialing of nurses, residents and/or attending physicians
oParticipate as sim-based educational expert in curriculum review and other continuous quality improvement processes
oPlan, organize and teach faculty development programs relevant to simulation education
oCollaborate in the development, implementation and assessment of simulation-based Inter-professional educational activities as directed
oContribute simulation-based educational expertise on committees related to curriculum design and/or performance assessment
oWork proactively with course/clerkship directors, nursing educational leaders, GME program directors, and hospital/health system administrators to promote the utilization of simulation for clinical education and competency assessment

•Assist with design and written proposals for educational research projects and scholarly activities.
oDevelop data collection tools and data management systems
oCoordinate data collection, management and analysis activities
oAssist with the implementation of research projects
oOversee informed-consent processes
oPerform data collection
oAnalyze data using varied systematic qualitative and quantitative techniques
oComplete IRB applications and adhere to compliance processes
oCreate reports and presentations for various audiences
oSupport data-reporting processes to state and federal funding agencies
oTrain in all relevant research procedures for studies as assigned
oAssist in the coordination of research projects with other departments and sections

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

• Ph.D. (or equivalent) in education, science or healthcare field
• 3-5 years of clinical, patient care experience
• 3-5 years of teaching and instructional experience with a focus on adult education and/or simulation education
• 3-5 years of relevant experience in research


•Ph.D. (or equivalent) in education, science or healthcare field
•3-5 years of clinical, patient care experience
•3-5 years of teaching and instructional experience with a focus on adult education and/or simulation education
•3-5 years of relevant experience in research



Computer Skills

- Proficiency with MS Office Suite, Internet and email applications.
- Proficiency with SPSS.

Supervisory Responsibilities No Required operation of university owned vehicles No Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? No Physical Demands None Working Conditions None Open Date 12/10/2018 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion (except where religion is a bona fide occupational qualification for the job), national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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  1. * Do you possess a Ph.D. (or equivalent, i.e. DNP, MD, EdD) in education, science, or healthcare field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have at least three years of clinical, patient care experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a minimum of three years of teaching and instructional experience with a focus on adult education and/or simulation education?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a minimum of three years of relevant experience in research?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents Required Documents
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  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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    Posted: 12/29/2018
    Application Due: 7/3/2019
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