BASIC SCIENCE AND/OR CLINICIAN MEDICAL EDUCATOR MICROBIOLOGY

Basic Science and/or Clinician Medical Educator Microbiology
Position Requisition Numbers: 4245BR

Basic Science and/or Clinician Medical Educator Microbiology
Department of Medical Education

The Paul L. Foster School of Medicine at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso opened in 2009 with a highly integrated clinical presentation-based pre-clerkship curriculum. With graduation of our inaugural class in 2013 PLFSOM received full LCME accreditation, and TTUHSC EL Paso is in the process of becoming the fourth university in the Texas Tech System. The Department of Medical Education seeks education-oriented Basic Science or Clinician educators to join our team. Medical Educators contribute to the University's mission through teaching, research and service, with some variation in roles and responsibilities according to credentials and experience. Specific educational program and other academic assignments are negotiated with the Chair of the Department of Medical Education. For Clinician Medical Educators, the percent of time and effort to be dedicated to clinical practice is negotiated with the Chair of the Department of Medical Education and specific clinical duties are negotiated with the Chair of the designated TTUHSC/PLFSOM Clinical Department.

Minimum Qualifications:
Basic Science Medical Educator

• Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in, Microbiology or a related biomedical science (M.D. candidates without a Ph.D. in a relevant biomedical science must have additional credentials related to advanced scientific training and scholarship).
• Demonstrated expertise primarily in Microbiology including a record of substantial achievement in biomedical science teaching and scholarship (as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications and by a substantial record of direct classroom and laboratory-based instruction, curriculum design, course or program management, and favorable evaluations by students and peers).

Clinician Medical Educator

• M.D./D.O. or equivalent medical degree.

In addition to the minimum qualifications for Basic Science Medical Educator (as listed above), physician candidates applying for the Clinician Medical Educator option must be Board Certified (ABMS recognized), qualify for an unrestricted Texas Medical License and must agree to obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License within 2 years of employment. All other candidates will be considered under the Basic Science Medical Educator option.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with development and delivery of a course or major course components in Microbiology or related biomedical science at an LCME accredited medical school.
• Experience with innovative teaching methods including team teaching, problem based learning, interactive large group presentations, and computer-based interactive teaching programs.
• Experience with computer-based programs for curriculum management such as Blackboard.
• Participation in national organizations or committees devoted to medical education.
• Previous publications in the medical education literature.
• Experience in the development of grant proposals and the management of extramural funding.

These positions are salaried and fully funded. Salary, academic rank and tenure option are commensurate with experience. A comprehensive benefits package is included. All candidates must apply online at http://www.texastech.edu/careers/, position requisition numbers: 4245BR

For further information please contact:

Richard D. Brower, M.D. and Tanis Hogg, Ph.D.
Search Committee Co-Chairs
Department of Medical Education
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center at El Paso
5001 El Paso Drive, El Paso, Texas 79905
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Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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