Job description

Job no: 695890
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Chm West Michigan 10022803
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: Grand Rapids
Categories: On-Call, Faculty Academic Staff On-Call, Student Services/Student Affairs, Non-Union
Position Summary

Responsible for tutoring students individually or in small group sessions to enable them to become independent and successful, self-directed life-long learners.

Primary tutoring responsibilities include assisting students with their preparation for core clerkships as well as for the USMLE Step 1 or Step 2 Clinical Skills or Clinical Knowledge exams utilizing a coaching or goal-directed coaching model.

Tutors typically meet with an assigned student either face-to-face or utilizing technology (e.g., Skype or Zoom) for one or two hours weekly. The tutoring schedule and meeting times are determined by the tutor and student.

This position reports to the Office of Academic Achievement in the College of Human Medicine and supports campuses in East Lansing, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Midland, Flint, Southfield, Traverse City, and the Upper Peninsula.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Minimum Requirements

1 or more years of teaching and/or clinical teaching experience.

Desired Qualifications

MD, DO, Ph.D., or Ed.D degree

Required Application Materials

Applicants are required to submit a CV and Cover letter.

Special Instructions

Applications will be reviewed based on hiring needs, which can fluctuate through the academic year. Response times can vary, depending on those hiring needs.

Work Hours

Up to 6 hours per week

Review of Applications Begins On




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Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Apr 5, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Apr 5, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time




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Posted: 4/6/2021
Application Due: 4/5/2023
Work Type: Full Time