University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Teaching Faculty for the Department of Medical Education, Division of Anatomy (Assistant/Associate/Professor) in Rio Grande Valley, Texas
Teaching Faculty for the Department of Medical Education, Division of Anatomy (Assistant/Associate/Professor)
Scope of Job
The UT RGV SOM is seeking faculty members who are experienced in curriculum and teaching in a medical school setting. Their background should be in the discipline of Anatomy. The chosen individuals will assist in development of a vertically and horizontally integrated curriculum utilizing active learning, team based learning, problem based learning, flipped classroom and similar educational techniques. Experience in a medical school strongly preferred.
Ph.D or similar terminal degree. 1 year of recent involvement in medical school teaching. This may include educational duties while a graduate student/postdoc
EEO Statement UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Diversity Statement UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.
UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.
Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Faculty Title: Lecturer I
Job Class Code: 00050
Posting Number: FRGV0446
Number of Vacancies: 2
Location: Rio Grande Valley
Division/Organization: Division of Academic Affairs
Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position: 3 years
Tenure Status: Non Tenure Track
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications: Educational and research experience in the discipline of Anatomy
Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience
Desired Start Date: 07/01/2018
Open Date: 01/28/2016