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Medical Neuroscience Faculty

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Lewisburg, West Virginia
Not specified
Closing date
Aug 1, 2024

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Graduate School or University
Job Function
Faculty Member
Position Type
Full Time
Mid Level

Medical Neuroscience Faculty

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Biomedical Sciences


Summary: The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine is actively searching for a highly qualified individual to fill a 12-month, full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Medical Neuroscience or Neuroanatomy. The successful applicant must have a PhD, MD, DO or related terminal degree. A commitment to excellence in teaching is required as this is the primary responsibility for the position. Completion of a postdoctoral fellowship and/or relevant teaching experience with proven success is desirable. Applicants with an equivalent combination of relevant and recent experience, education, or training that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be considered.


Duties and Responsibilities

WVSOM utilizes an integrated Curriculum, employing a variety of formats and modalities that emphasizes active learning. Team-teaching is routine and the successful applicant will be expected to work collaboratively in the delivery of the Neuroscience/Neuroanatomy content. Teaching facilities at WVSOM include cutting-edge lecture halls, small group learning facilities and a state-of-the-art simulation center. The successful candidate will also be expected to conduct research or scholarly activity. Research facilities, technician support, and research start-up funds are available.


This position will be filled at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor commensurate with experience. Salary will be commensurate with experience and includes an excellent benefits package and moving expenses. 


Additional Information

WVSOM has been consistently recognized as “A Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education. WVSOM is a free-standing medical school nestled in the Allegheny Mountains. Located in "America's Coolest Small Town", WVSOM is just minutes from the famed Greenbrier Resort, a Five Diamond hotel and spa. WVSOM brings over 50 years of history serving the health and wellness needs of the Greenbrier Valley, the state of West Virginia and beyond. The school’s small-town, rural community cherishes its connection with the college and our students are actively engaged in service outreach and support for over 40 non-profit organizations in this area. Additionally, WVSOM faculty and staff enjoy a vibrant cultural community which features one of only four operating Carnegie Halls in the world, as well as the state professional theatre of West Virginia. Throughout the year, employees enjoy live plays and musicals, a broad representation of visual artists, an annual chocolate festival, a flourishing literary series, and live music events within a historic preservation area featuring 19th century architecture, unique shops and dining, and limitless outdoor recreation. This one-of-a-kind environment brings together farmers and artists, lumbermen and world-renowned musicians, holistic physicians and thrill-seeking whitewater rafters in a diverse melting pot that is truly unique!


Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications starts immediately. This search will remain open until the position is filled. Applications are considered confidential, and references will not be contacted without notification to the applicant.


Application: Interested applicants should apply online by visiting:  


The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing diversity among its faculty and staff.


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