Clinical Asst/Assoc Professor (open rank)Campus:
School of Medicine GreenvilleCollege/Division:
School of Medicine GreenvilleDepartment:
SOMG Biomedical SciencesAdvertised Salary Range:
$105,731 - $178,500Part/Full Time:
Part TimeHours per Week:
Full-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis :
12 monthsWork County:
Professional TrackJob Search Category:
FacultyAbout University of South Carolina:
From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, the University of South Carolina system is transforming the lives of South Carolinians through the impact of our eight institutions and 20 locations throughout the state. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of eight institutions, including the research campus in Columbia and comprehensive four-year universities in Aiken, Upstate and Beaufort. In addition, our Palmetto College campuses in Salkehatchie, Union, Lancaster and Sumter enable students to earn associate or bachelor’s degrees through a combination of in-person, online or blended learning. All of our system institutions place strong emphasis on service — helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and beyond.Diversity Statement:
At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.Advertised Job Summary:
The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville (USC SOMG) is seeking applications for part-time faculty (0.5 FTE) with discipline-specific expertise in pathology or broad clinical expertise with an ability to teach pathophysiology to pre-clerkship medical students. The position is open at the assistant professor, associate professor, or professor level within the professional track. Our learners study foundational science in an integrated curriculum that incorporates asynchronous and synchronous learning through didactic lectures, active learning, and laboratory experiences. We seek engaging, team-oriented medical educators to share in our mission of providing innovative and meaningful experiences that prepare our learners for success in their clinical endeavors. Engaging oral and written communication, as well as inclusive interpersonal skills, are essential for success in this role.
Serve as content expert in developing specific module content in the discipline of pathology or clinical medicine with a focus on pathophysiology; deliver content using a variety of teaching modalities; serve as content expert in case development; facilitate development of educational materials, including assessment items.Work with all module directors to ensure integration and continuity of content across the curriculum; review all assessment items for format, accuracy, and appropriateness of content, and map to objectives.Attend learning activities to ensure integration and appropriate delivery of content; review curriculum feedback and progress to identify strengths and weaknesses and provide feedback to all appropriate individuals.
Provide educational support for at-risk or underachieving students, as well as service on medical school committees as assigned.
Other duties as assigned.Required Education and Experience:
· M.D., D.O., or equivalent terminal medical degree· Currently holds board certification and a medical license in the United StatesClinical Professor: An individual appointed as a Clinical Professor must have a record of outstanding professional performance, and have at least nine years of effective, relevant experience. This rank is reserved for individuals with proven stature as an educator.Preferred Qualifications:
Clinical Associate Professor: An individual appointed as a Clinical Associate Professor must have a record of effective professional performance and have strong potential for further development as an educator.
Clinical Assistant Professor: An individual appointed as a Clinical Assistant Professor must have strong potential for development as an educator.
· Experience and expertise with the design, delivery, and evaluation of an integrated foundational science course at an LCME-accredited medical school.· Experience in a learner-centered environment with innovative teaching methods including Team- Based Learning, problem-based learning, or case-based learning.· Experience in writing and analyzing NBME-style assessments.Desired Start Date:
09/01/2023Job Open Date:
08/23/2023Open Until Filled:
YesSpecial 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.Quicklink for Posting:
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