Assistant Professor of Clinical Medical Education
The Keck School of Medicine of USC seeks applications for a full-time non-tenure track faculty member as the rank of assistant professor. This position supports the medical education enterprise through faculty development. Duties include planning and implementing faculty development programs at Keck and affiliated sites that educate faculty on teaching and learning, best practices as well as assisting in providing individualized faculty development plans for teaching effectiveness at all faculty levels. The faculty member will teach in the Master of Academic Medicine Program and assist with the annual Innovations in Medical Education Conference. Additional duties include collaborating with educational and administrative support units to achieve departmental goals, maintaining knowledge of current trends in medical education and assisting with the development and implementation of the MD program curriculum. Finally, the faculty member will participate in educational research initiatives set by the department or based on individual interests and goals, actively seek out external funding opportunities to support research efforts, and disseminate scholarship at local, regional, and national meetings and as publications.
Candidates for this position must have an advanced degree (PhD or EdD) in Education, Healthcare Education or related field. At least 3 years of experience in higher education or medical education preferred.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.