The Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine (PALM) at West Virginia University invites applications for a faculty position of Anatomist/Medical Educator. This non-tenured and full-time position will have a major commitment to teaching medical, dental, nursing, or other health-related students in the field of Anatomy. Appointment will be made at an academic rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, based upon previous experience.
This position reports directly to the Vice Chair/Director of the Anatomy Division within the PALM department.
include current curriculum vitae, cover letter, and the names and contact information of 3 professional references.
Applications will be accepted immediately and will continue until a final candidate is selected. First round of applications will be reviewed by February 28, 2020.
Educational requirements include a PhD or MD or Clinical Professional Degree equivalent with a background in clinically/surgically-oriented anatomy. Cadaveric dissection skills within a gross anatomy laboratory are required. Preferred candidates should have the desire and ability to deliver excellent instruction, to engage in scholarly activities and innovation, and to expand their knowledge base in other areas, such as neuroanatomy or histology (microanatomy). Past experiences teaching different cohorts of students (physician assistants, nursing, pharmacy, physical and occupational therapy, or other professional students) will be highly regarded. The candidate should be able to sustain a positive working environment and also meet high standards for excellence in scholarship and service