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QE9008 Instructor/Assistant Professor - Basic Biomedical Sciences (non-tenure track)

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title QE9008 Instructor/Assistant Professor - Basic Biomedical Sciences (non-tenure track)
Posting Number F00092P
Department USD-Dean of the Medical School - BBS
Physical Location of Position (City) Vermillion
Posting Text

The Sanford School of Medicine of The University of South Dakota invites applications for Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor of Human Gross Anatomy. Applicants must have a terminal degree in a relevant field and a minimum of three years of experience teaching human gross anatomy to health science professionals (MD, PT, OT, and/or PA). Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge and experience teaching embryology and histology in the context of a human gross anatomy course. Previous experience with problem-based learning curriculum in a medical education context is also desired. Salary will be commensurate with training and experience. To apply, submit a curriculum vitae, a summary of teaching experience and interests (including experience teaching students from diverse backgrounds), and the names of three references. The Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences is committed to increase the diversity of the campus community. Candidates that have experience in working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experience in these areas. All materials should be posted to The University of South Dakota online employment website at Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2018 and continue until position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. AA/EOE.

Posting Date
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Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 02/01/2018
Advertised Salary Competitive and Commensurate with Rank, Qualifications, and Experience
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100%
Tenure Status Term
Proposed Rank Instructor
Work Hours
Typical Hours Worked Per Week 40
Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations
Affirmative Action Statement

The University of South Dakota is an equal opportunity employer.

Diversity Statement

The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine values diversity and its essential role in achieving the educational, scholarship, and service missions of the school. Therefore, the medical school is committed to both recruitment and retention of students, residents, faculty, and staff who through their diversity enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence. We recognize diversity as relating to sex, race, color, creed, rural background, socioeconomic status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identification, transgender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, genetic information and veteran status. In addition, we value persons with broad life experiences, with records of service to disadvantaged populations, and with other attributes that may enhance the learning community. The medical school has chosen three areas of emphasis on diversity to enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence: American Indians, rural, and gender.

Contact Information

Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Steve Waller via email or by phone to 605-658-6400.

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation
  2. Other
  3. Doctoral Transcripts