Clinical Assistant Professor

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting TitleClinical Assistant ProfessorDepartmentHSC-Medical Education-300760College/SchoolTexas College of Osteopathic MedicineJob LocationFort WorthFull Time/Part TimeFull-TimeSalary InformationSalary Commensurate With ExperienceDepartment Summary

The Department of Clinical Education within the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine coordinates all clinical education experiences for osteopathic medicine students.

Position Summary

The Assistant Clerkship Director is the faculty member responsible for collaborating with the clerkship director for the development, implementation, and assessment of the assigned TCOM undergraduate core clerkship curriculum in collaboration with faculty, the chair and dean. Such clerkship management is inclusive of following all TCOM policies and procedures. The expected time commitment is approximately 20% FTE inclusive of time for Academy of Medical Educators, Clerkship Committees and administration of the duties assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

•Clinically experienced and board certified or board eligible in their specialty
•Experience with clinical supervision and instruction, and clinical assessment strategies of medical students.
•Have skill in formative evaluation and feedback for individual students; be able to advise and supervise remediation for students with academic problems.
•Be enthusiastic about students and regard undergraduate medical student education as a central focus of career development.
•Be able to provide career guidance to medical students.
•Be able to provide overall vision for the clerkship in collaboration with clerkship coordinator, other faculty, the chair, and the dean.
•Have working knowledge of national, school-wide, and department-specific curricular goals for students in his or her own community, school, and discipline
•Be willing and able to work with other disciplines and professions in order to provide interprofessional education and practice opportunities.
• Medical degree (DO or MD) and an unrestricted license to practice medicine

Preferred Qualifications

•Have demonstrated excellence in teaching.
•Be able to motivate colleagues to teach and to recruit new faculty into teaching roles.

Required License / Registration / CertificationPhysical RequirementsSitting, Standing, Walking, Writing, Talk or HearArea of SpecialtySecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Driving University VehicleNoPosting NumberF242PSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting End Date (if temporary)Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a DO/MD?
    • Yes
    • No
Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of Names and Contact Information for 3 references
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    Job No:
    Posted: 10/17/2020
    Application Due: 1/15/2021
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