The Duke University School of Medicine invites applications from innovative and creative educators for a full-time, teaching position in
organ systems-based medical physiology. This position will be filled at the rank and title of Assistant or Associate Professor of the
Practice of Medical Education. The successful candidate will have a PhD, MD or equivalent degree in Physiology, Anatomy, Neuroscience,
Developmental Biology, Pharmacology, or a related discipline. The successful candidate will demonstrate mastery of the requisite knowledge
to teach the physiology of multiple organ systems, including pulmonary, cardiovascular, renal, and gastrointestinal physiology, and
neurophysiology. The incumbent would join a cadre of teaching faculty in the Duke University School of Medicine who teach foundational
science in the preclerkship doctor of medicine curriculum for first-year medical students and in the Duke Master of Biomedical Sciences
(MBS) program, with primary responsibility for directing the Organ Systems course in the Duke MBS program. The incumbent will also
contribute content in the domain of cellular and molecular biology, histology, genetics, biochemistry or neuroscience and lead small-group
seminar discussions elsewhere in the core curriculum of the Duke MBS program. The incumbent will have service responsibilities within the
Duke MBS, as assigned by the program director.
Preference will be given to applicants who have completed a postdoctoral
fellowship, have relevant teaching experience, including experience educating and mentoring students from backgrounds that are
under-represented in biomedical science and the health professions, and are passionate about advancing health professions education. We seek
an educator who will contribute to the University's commitment to excellence, inclusivity, and diversity. Candidates who satisfy NIH
criteria for "Underrepresented Populations in the U.S. Biomedical, Clinical, Behavioral and Social Sciences Research Enterprise"
are especially encouraged to apply. Interested individuals should send: (1) a cover letter; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of
teaching philosophy; and (4) the names and contact information of three references to the search committee at email@example.com
Review of applications will begin
immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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