Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Employer
Indiana University School of Medicine Bloomington
Location
Bloomington, Indiana, US
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Dec 5, 2021

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Sector
Academic / Research
Field
Conservation science
Discipline
Genetics, Biology
Salary Type
Salary
Employment Type
Fellowship
Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Indiana University School of Medicine-Bloomington is seeking a qualified and motivated individual to join our physiology education mission and be a part of a cohort of teaching scholars, beginning July 1, 2022. The Assistant/Associate Professor position is a tenure-track appointment within the Department of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology of the IU school of Medicine, with the job responsibilities located at the IUSM-Bloomington campus.

The successful candidate will participate in the teaching of human physiology to undergraduate (baccalaureate) students, graduate students, and medical students. In addition to co-teaching our primary undergraduate physiology course (Physiology P215), the candidate will be encouraged and expected to develop and teach additional anatomy and Physiology course-related offerings, such as comparative physiology or advanced undergraduate coursework. We seek candidates who have experience teaching diverse populations of undergraduate, graduate and/or medical students by creating inclusive classrooms and utilizing innovative pedagogy. The ideal applicant will have a research focus in anatomy, physiology and/or medical education research and Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, as well as a strong commitment to mentor MS and PhD students interested in anatomy and physiology education. Title and rank commensurate with experience.

Minimum qualifications include a Terminal degree PhD in anatomy, physiology, science education or a relevant science-related field is preferred; alternatively, MD or DO degree may be appropriate, depending on post-graduate experience. Demonstrated excellence in teaching human physiology, experience in education research and the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.

IU School of Medicine is the largest medical school in the country with more than 20,000 living alumni and 3,000 learners on nine campuses across the state. Its diverse faculty is made up of more than 2,900 full-time members and over 3,700 volunteer faculty who are responsible for training medical, graduate and postgraduate students. IU School of Medicine is the only allopathic medical school in Indiana.

IUSM-Bloomington fosters strong collaboration among investigators through centers, institutes, and groups that reach across departments, schools, and campuses. The research interests of its faculty are broad and include molecular and cellular biology, genetics and epigenetics, cancer biology, and medical education. With a shared interest in understanding the relationship between structure and function in health and human disease, these groups provide research opportunities for undergraduates, medical and graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows.

To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, visit https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/11723 . Please include (1) a letter of interest, (2) Statement of Teaching Philosophy, (3) Statement of Scholarly Research Focus, (4) DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) Statement and (5) a curriculum vitae.

As the nation's largest medical school, IUSM is committed to being an institution that not only reflects the diversity of the learners we teach and the patient populations we serve, but also pursues the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We desire candidates who enhance our representational diversity, as well as those whose work contributes to equitable and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUSM strives to take an anti-racist stance, regularly evaluating and updating its policies, procedures, and practices to confer equitable opportunities for contribution and advancement for all members of our community. We invite individuals who will join us in our mission to advance racial equity to transform health and wellbeing for all throughout the state of Indiana.

IU School of Medicine provides concierge and dual career services to assist new faculty with their personal or family's relocation needs.
The Chronicle of Higher Education. Keywords: Cell Biology - Associate Professor, Location: Bloomington, IN - 47405

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