Assistant Professor - Medical Education

  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Medical Education Department
  • Memphis, TN, USA
  • May 13, 2022
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description


The Department of Medical Education ( at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine invites applications to fill two open rank educator positions in the anatomical sciences. This is a full time, long-term, non-tenure track salaried faculty position with a comprehensive benefits package. Primary responsibilities will include teaching didactic and laboratory cadaver dissection components of human gross anatomy courses to medical, dental, and other health professional students. Teaching experience in clinically orientated anatomical sciences and cadaver dissection lab is preferred but not required.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree with a background in human anatomy or related field of study and be eligible for a faculty appointment at the level of an Assistant Professor. Responsibilities will also include teaching in one or more other anatomical science areas (embryology, histology, neuroanatomy) and experience in or willingness to expand into these areas is required. The candidate should be an enthusiastic educator.

Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.

Application Details

Applicants should submit a letter with description of teaching philosophy and experience, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references in a single Word or PDF document online at: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA/V institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services.


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