Assistant/Associate/Professor -Education Scholar Pathway
Department of Neurological Sciences
The University of Vermont, Larner College of Medicine
The University of Vermont, Larner College of Medicine, Department of Neurological Sciences is soliciting applications to fill one Assistant/Associate/ Professor position in the Education Scholar Pathway. Primary responsibilities include teaching in the Doctorate Curriculum for Physical Therapy and Master of Medical Science Curriculum (Gross Anatomy and Neuroscience) and the Vermont Integrated Curriculum for medical students (Human Structure & Function and Neural Science). Depending on the candidate’s skill set, responsibilities may include participating in the undergraduate Neuroanatomy and Anatomy & Physiology courses. Research is related to educational scholarship.
Qualified candidates should have a doctoral degree (MD or PhD) in biological or related science, and one to two years related experience in laboratory teaching. Knowledge of human anatomy is required. Additional requirements include a passion for teaching, strong interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work in team-based education for learners varying from undergraduates to postgraduate learners. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced training in human gross anatomy human neuroanatomy and physiological systems. Academic advancement at the University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine requires excellence in teaching as well as scholarly contributions, particularly in the areas of the art, science, or profession of teaching.
The Department is home to world-class researchers, physician scientists and educators who blend clinical excellence in the treatment of neurological conditions with outstanding research of nervous system function and dysfunction and the education of diverse learner populations from undergraduates to postgraduates. The Department plays an active role in the Neuroscience Graduate Program leading to the PhD in Neuroscience.
Please apply online at www.uvmjobs.com , position #00024411 and complete an application, attach a cover letter, CV, teaching evaluations (peer & student), and the names of 3 references.
The University of Vermont is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter a statement concerning how they will further this goal.
Located in Burlington, the University of Vermont and the University of Vermont Medical Center serve as Vermont’s only academic medical center. Burlington is a vibrant community located on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. With year-round recreational opportunities, safe communities and excellent schools, this progressive community has been frequently cited as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. The application receipt and review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.