Texas A&M University
The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, EnMed Program in Houston, TX https://enmed.tamu.edu/ invites applications for a full-time state supported, Non-tenure, Educator Track faculty position with responsibilities teaching the Anatomical Sciences of Gross Anatomy, Histology, and/or Neuroanatomy at the Instructional Assistant Professor, Instructional Associate Professor, or Instructional Professor level. The expected start date is early summer of 2019. Opportunities to teach in a whole body dissection based Gross Anatomy course, a slide based Histology course integrated with Physiology, and a functional Neuroscience course are available. Prospective candidates must have a strong commitment to excellence in education and must demonstrate willingness to contribute to interdisciplinary medical instruction in large group, small group and laboratory settings. The department is particularly interested in candidates who aspire to become a long-term member of a very stable medical school teaching faculty group. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
EnMed is Texas A&M University's innovative engineering medicine option at Houston Methodist Hospital, developed to educate a new kind of physician who will create transformational technology for health care. EnMed is a unique partnership between the Texas A&M College of Medicine's MD program, the College of Engineering, and Houston Methodist Hospital. EnMed will be an integrated educational and research degree option with a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship. This new type of medical education will prepare professionals with the clinical skills to diagnose symptoms and treat patients, along with the engineering mindset to solve problems, invent new technologies and rapidly move these innovative ideas to practice in patient care.
• Applicants must possess a PhD and/or MD degree and must have demonstrated lecture and laboratory experience at the medical and/or health science level in one or more of the above disciplines • Successful applicants with a non-terminal degree may be appointed at the Instructor level. • Advanced knowledge and skills in using various educational technologies is preferred
Review of applications will begin as they are received and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should electronically submit a current curriculum vitae, a letter of interest including a statement of teaching experience and goals, and names/addresses of three references. Online submission can be accessed at https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/TAMHSC_External. Questions related to this position should be directed to: Dr. Thomas Kent, MD at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Texas A&M University System is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. Texas A&M University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and having policies that contribute to work-life balance.