Director of Medical Foundations

This faculty position will fulfill a critical need within the Department of Medical Education at WSUBSOM. As Director of the Foundations portions of the undergraduate medical curriculum, the incumbent will be responsible for developing and teaching curricular content to undergraduate medical students across the fully integrated first two years of the medical curriculum.  Additionally, the incumbent will be charged with the effective contextualizing visceral organ systems pathophysiology in a clinical setting. 

Required Qualifications

PhD, DO, MD or equivalent degree in the biomedical sciences. Strong record of and significant experience with clinical medical education. Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. 

 "Assistant Professor"  level candidates must meet all requirements above. "Associate Professor" level candidates must meet all requirements above, plus have at least five years’ experience as an Assistant Professor with an exemplary scholarly portfolio and supervisory experience and meet all  Associate Professor promotion requirements. "Full  Professor" candidates  must fulfill all the requirements of Associate Professor along with at least five years’ experience as the Associate Professor        along with an exemplary scholarly portfolio and leadership experience and meet all Professor promotion requirements. 
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Experience teaching undergraduate medical students. Experience with engaged/active learning modalities (e.g., Team-Based Learning, Peer Instruction, problem-based learning).

Working Conditions

Special contract position with continuation dependent on funding. Special contract terms and conditions of employment apply. 
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To apply, go to  by February 22, 2022, for first consideration. Wright State University, is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is committed to an inclusive environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.