The College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University (MSU) is seeking an enthusiastic faculty member to help fulfill its teaching and curriculum development mission at its Grand Rapids medical campus. The primary role of this position will be to serve as the site instructor for all neuroanatomy laboratories and to work with a multidisciplinary team in the continued integration of neuroanatomy and neuroscience within an innovative, horizontally and vertically integrated basic and clinical science undergraduate medical curriculum. Opportunities for innovation include the development of novel learning resources and collaboration with clinicians. The successful candidate will also be expected to instruct in the human gross anatomy labs and participate in various undergraduate and professional student programs, continuing medical education programs, and local community outreach experiences. This is a fixed-term (non-tenure track) faculty position with a primary appointment in the MSU Department of Radiology, Division of Human Anatomy. Rank of appointment (assistant or associate professor) and starting salary to be determined based on qualifications and experience.
Interested candidates are to electronically submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume, statement of teaching philosophy and how it relates to the mission of the College, and the names, titles, email addresses, and telephone numbers of at least (3) professional references who may be contacted. Submit application materials through MSU COMPASS at: www.jobs.msu.edu. Search for position 569370. Review of applications will begin on May 13, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Earned PhD or equivalent terminal degree in any human morphology-related basic science discipline, physical anthropology, kinesiology, or a health professional degree (e.g., DO, MD, DDS, DVM, DPT). Doctoral candidates expected to complete the degree no later than December 2019 will also be considered.
Prior experience in neuroanatomy laboratory instruction at the medical school or graduate school level.
Experience in, and strong commitment to, innovative approaches to education and learning.
Demonstrated ability to work productively, collegially and effectively within a diverse student and faculty environment.
Prior experience in human gross anatomy laboratory instruction at the medical school or graduate school level.
Experience in teaching other biomedical sciences.
A record of scholarly activity in medical education.
Knowledge of medical imaging techniques and experience with ultrasound technology and interpretation.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 569370
About Michigan State University Division of Human Anatomy
The Division of Human Anatomy, a unit within the Department of Radiology, jointly serves the College of Human Medicine and the College of Osteopathic Medicine. Our division includes faculty members engaged in multidisciplinary biomedical science teaching for pre-professional students, medical students, and medical residents throughout Michigan. Faculty have advanced degrees in a wide range of fields including allopathic medicine, anatomy, biophysics, engineering, neuroscience, occupational therapy, osteopathic medicine, pathology, physical anthropology, physiology, psychology, and veterinary medicine.