Assistant Professor, Pharmacology Educator

  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Medical Education
  • Memphis, TN, USA
  • Jan 29, 2020
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology Medicine & Dentistry Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Studies

Job Description

The Department of Medical Education at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center invites applications to fill an open rank educator position. This is a full time non-tenure track, salaried faculty position with a comprehensive benefits package.  Primary responsibilities will include teaching didactic and small group/team-based learning exercises in the discipline of pharmacology as it relates to multiple diseases.  Students are first and second year medical students (M1s and M2s) and other health professional students. It is expected that material taught in the M1 and M2 years will be reinforced and integrated with more limited teaching responsibilities throughout all four years of the MD degree program. Teaching experience in clinically oriented pharmacology is preferred, but not required. The candidate should be an enthusiastic educator with demonstrated ability to work productively, collegially, and effectively within a faculty-team environment. This position includes opportunities to conduct scholarly activities related to educational programs.  


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent degree with a background in pharmacology or related field of study and be eligible for a faculty appointment at the level of an Assistant Professor or above.

Application Details

Applicants should submit a letter with description of teaching philosophy and experience, curriculum vitae, and names of three references in a single Word or PDF document

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.

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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