Clinical Educator and Assistant/Associate Professor of Primary Care
The Clinical Educator will demonstrate experience and expertise in undergraduate medical education. The Clinical Educator will also have experience and expertise in a Primary Care field of medicine (FM, IM, or Pediatrics) that ensures the integration of scientifically based, outcome evaluated clinical knowledge and skills, biomedical sciences, and osteopathic principles. The Clinical Educator will have strong mentorship skills to assist faculty and student in their development of scholarly activity and engagement in university and professional communities. (Rank will be determined by qualifications and experience)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Thoroughly understand and provide mentorship surrounding Core Competencies, Milestones, and COCA requirements.
- Participate in curriculum development, assessment and modification as a part of the college’s ongoing quality improvement and assessment program.
- Establish and maintain scheduled office hours for student advising, tutoring, remediation and consultation.
- Provide service to the College community and students through serving on College committees, providing leadership, mentorship and expertise to students, participating in community outreach events and with professional organizations or groups as assigned by the Dean or Department Chair.
- Participate in the assessment and evaluation of students and residents, provide feedback and remedial assistance to ensure that the students of the College meet the standards established by the faculty and college and obtain the knowledge, skills and competency established.
- Develop clinical preceptors (adjunct clinical faculty) and provide faculty development for the clinical preceptors.
- Participate in the assessment or evaluation of and provide feedback to other members of the faculty as a portion of the college’s ongoing quality improvement and assessment program.
- Maintain a personal and professional development plan and portfolio, including documentation of teaching, professional development activities and plans, service provided to college and communities, scholarly activity and research to assure personal growth and continued competency with specialty field.
- Demonstrate the highest standard of professionalism and ethical behavior in all aspects of personal and professional actions and performance.
- Demonstrate and role model an ongoing ability to work cooperatively with colleagues, supervisors and support staff.
- Participate in clinical care within the community.
- Demonstrate adaptability and the willingness to assist the university and college in fulfilling its mission and vision though teaching, academic administrative duties (course/system coordinator), community service and/or perform special duties as assigned.
- Advance the prestige of the College through advancement of the college’s mission and vision.
- Prepare grant proposals and academic evaluative reports.
- Other duties as assigned by the Dean or his/her designee.
QUALIFICATIONS AND CREDENTIALS
Education and Experience
- Terminal degree (DO or MD) with current Board Certification in appropriate area of specialization (FM, IM, or Pediatrics).
- Three years (3) academic experience as a full time faculty member at a College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Allopathic Medicine, Academic Health Care Teaching Center or five years (5) experience as a full time faculty member in a Graduate Medical Education Program.
- Understanding of Osteopathic Core Competencies, ACGME Milestones, and COCA Standards.
- Demonstrated leadership, productivity and administrative experience in a clinical, professional, research or educational settings.
- Good standing with all regulatory and governmental boards and agencies.
- Eligible for coverage by college’s malpractice insurer if applicable.
- Five years (5) academic experience as a full time faculty member at a College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Allopathic Medicine, Academic Health Care Teaching Center or seven years (7) experience as a full time faculty member in a Graduate Medical Education Program.
- Demonstrated leadership and productivity in the areas of clinical or professional service, scholarly activity, medical research or education.
Required knowledge, skills, and abilities
- Demonstrate knowledge and skill in the delivery of medical education in the classroom, laboratory, simulation and standardized laboratory settings and in clinical settings for students and residents.
- Demonstrate knowledge of curriculum development.
- Demonstrate knowledge of assessment tools and implementation.
- Demonstrate knowledge of osteopathic medical education (COMLEX, COMAT, SAS, etc).
- Demonstrate knowledge of varied curriculum template and educational formats.
- Demonstrate ability to mentor and motivate students and peers.
- Demonstrate a depth of knowledge in one or more of the medical, psychological, or social disciplines required for the education of medical students, the practice of medicine, the advancement of medical knowledge and research.
- Demonstrate leadership skills, organizational skills, delegation skills, and time management skills.
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