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Research Associate Professor

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Reply with a CV to: Timothy R. Billiar, MD Distinguished Professor of Surgery Chair, Department of Surgery P.O. Box 7533 Pittsburgh,PA 15213 The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Associate Professor
Department Name 35208-Med-Surgery
Position Number 0136449
Position Details

The Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh is inviting applications for a faculty position in Surgical Education, Research Associate Professor, non-tenure stream. The assigned faculty will play an integral role in curriculum development, education research, and program evaluation. Outstanding individuals are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications:

Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in education, psychology, sociology or relevant field, or should have an EdD degree. Training and experience with research design as well as quantitative and qualitative data analysis methods is required Experience or interest in medical education, especially across the continuum of student and physician learning, is encouraged. In addition, the candidate should have experience or interest in grant writing as well as experience and interest in publishing and presenting scholarly works in medical education. The desired candidate should have a demonstrated ability in curriculum development, instructional design, implementation, assessment and evaluation. Individuals should have well-developed relationship-building skills, analytical and critical thinking skills, and strong written and oral communication skills.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will play an integral role in scholarship, assessment and innovation in curriculum and instruction. Duties will include curriculum development and implementation, program evaluation, faculty development and grant writing to support the design, application and evaluation of innovative curricula, methods of instruction and assessments of learning. The successful candidate will collaborate and lead initiatives to promote scholarship resulting from program innovations while developing an independent research program. The faculty member will guide the overall research mission of our surgical education program and will also mentor surgeons in their research efforts.

We offer a competitive academic salary between $85,000-$100,000, fringe benefits and state-of-the-art facilities. Position available until filled.

Application Process

Reply with a CV to:

Timothy R. Billiar, MD Distinguished Professor of Surgery Chair, Department of Surgery
P.O. Box 7533 Pittsburgh,PA 15213

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 04/12/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
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