The Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology will be responsible for developing interactive and didactic osteopathic medical
education curricula centered around systems-based pathologic and pathophysiologic mechanisms of disease. Faculty duties will also include
maintaining a viable scholarly/research agenda and engaging in institutional, community and professional service.
FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Work in harmony within an interdisciplinary team of biomedical scientists and clinicians to
develop novel interactive medical educational materials and curricula
- Developing didactic and interactive team-based learning
activities designed to improve students understanding of the pathological basis of disease.
- Supervise, interact and mentor
osteopathic medical students in a variety of learning activities.
- Function as a faculty member of ARCOM including teaching,
research, service and clinical work if applicable.
- Participate in curriculum development, assessment and modification as part of
the college's ongoing quality improvement and assessment program.
- Demonstrate adaptability and willingness to assist the college in
fulfilling its mission and vision through teaching or other professional endeavors, and actively participate in service.
- Demonstrate and role model an ongoing ability to work cooperatively with colleagues, supervisors and support staff.
- Maintain an
ongoing personal and professional development portfolio, including documentation of teaching, professional development activities and plans,
service provided to college and communities, and scholarly activity for continued competency in pathology and personal growth.
- Maintain membership, in good standing, in one's primary field of training (DO or MD), as well as in scientific societies in the field of
- Other duties assigned by the Chair of Pathophysiology.
Education and Experience
- A clinical Pathology (DO or MD degree).
- Residency training or post-doctoral experience in
pathology in a clinical or biomedical research setting.
- For Assistant Professor, minimum of two years (2) of successful teaching
experience as an instructor or course coordinator/director of a relevant scientific discipline at the undergraduate or graduate level.
- Possess skill necessary to contribute to the advancement of the Department of Pathophysiology.
Required knowledge, skills, and abilities
- Experience in the development and implementation of courses in pathology and related topics and
demonstrated excellence in delivering course content to medical students.
- For Assistant Professor, three years (3) academic
experience as a full-time faculty member at a College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Allopathic Medicine, College of Health or Allied
Sciences. Appointments at the Associate or Professor level will depend on previous experience.
- Medical doctorate and residency
training in pathology or a closely related field.
- Excellent leadership and administrative skills, a demonstrated record of faculty
mentorship and involvement in faculty development, and experience in medical and/or graduate education.
- Experience in team-based
learning approaches to instruction.
- Demonstrated achievement(s) integrating the basic sciences from research or educational
ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES ESSENTIAL TO THE FUNCTION OF THE
- Familiarity with the delivery of pathology
content in the classroom through a variety of modalities.
- Display professionalism for the college in all communication and
- Ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy.
- Ability to prioritize and organize numerous and varied
- High-energy, versatile, self-directed.
Communication and Comprehension
ACHE is in full compliance with American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.
The following are essential abilities and physical requirements for all positions at the college.
- Ability to orally communicate
effectively with others.
- Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and supervisory staffs at all levels.
- Ability to
understand oral and written information, using the English language, and organize thoughts and ideas into effective forms of
- Ability to make decisions which range from moderate to a significant impact on the immediate work environment, as
well as outside contributors.
- Possess public communication skills that allow professional representation of ACHE to a variety of
business and community customers and associates.
- Strong organizational skills.
- Intuitively able to reason, analyze information and events, and apply judgment in order to solve problems of both a routine and complex
- Expertise in negotiation.
- Experience with scholarly publication and research.
- May be exposed to short, intermittent, and/or prolonged periods of sitting and/or standing in
performance of job duties.
- May be required to accomplish job duties using various types of equipment/supplies to include, but not
limited to pens, pencils, calculators, computer keyboards, telephone, etc.
- May be required to transport oneself to other campus
offices, conference rooms, and on occasion, to off-campus sites to attend meetings, conferences, workshops, seminars, etc.
require significant travel or work away from campus.
- Requires attendance at events representing ACHE both within as well as outside
of the college setting.
- Frequently required to work at a desk, conference table or in meetings of various configurations.
- Frequently required to see for purposes of reading matter.
- Frequently required to hear and understand speech at normal
- Occasionally required to lift items in a normal office environment.
- Frequently required to operate office and
If you need assistance in the application process because of a disability, or for any other reason,
please contact Barbara Jetton, Associate Vice President for Human Resources, at 479.308.2291 or email@example.com.
Arkansas Colleges of Health Education is an
equal opportunity employer.
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