Associate or Full Professor School of Podiatric Medicine - Assist/Assoc Dean Clinical Education Jobs Near Me
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Associate or Full Professor School of Podiatric Medicine - Assist/Assoc Dean Clinical Education
Job Class Code: 10021
Posting Number: FRGV1438
Location: Rio Grande Valley
Division/Organization: Division of President
Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position: 1 year
Tenure Status: Tenured
Scope of Job:
The successful candidate will be expected to possess a record of scholarship, teaching and service commensurate with the rank sought. In addition to teaching, the successful finalist will perform the duties of the Assistant/Associate Dean Clinical Education reporting to the Dean of School of Podiatric Medicine (SOPM). Primary responsibilities are to provide leadership for the development, implementation, and evaluation of the clinical educational programs for the SOPM. Be responsible for providing oversight, review, coordination, and planning for the school as it relates to all four years (clerkship, externships and residency phases) of the undergraduate podiatric medical curriculum development and implementation, faculty selection and supervision, and educational administration ensuring quality and effectiveness throughout the academic mission. Work with the Dean on establishing and maintaining clinical educational excellence by achieving uniformity in the educational objectives of the evaluation process. Facilitate the development and implementation of clinical competency examinations. Develop and implement an academic outcomes assessment plan. Teaches in a variety of settings incorporating technology and student engaged pedagogies to maximize student success. Provide expertise and innovation in the creation and management of the School and Departmental informational technologies including educational systems. Act as a liaison, ensure effective communication and collaboration with the University Information Technology Department. Work with the UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine faculty to ensure that curriculum is aligned with and achieving desired clinical goals. Provide oversight for development of clinical curricula including clinical skills and instructional delivery. Direct the application of information technology in teaching and learning, which includes building faculty awareness of what is currently possible, and supporting faculty use and development of educational programming.
Provide leadership in development, support, and implementation of the UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine's instructional program and services leading to academic success of all students. Establish a vision that supports the mission and strategy of the UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine, providing strategic and tactical leadership to ensure the school will be viewed nationally as a model in podiatric medicine. Integrate clinical sciences all phases of instruction to ensure both vertical and horizontal integration of the curriculum. Work in collaboration with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs to integrate interprofessional education into the curriculum design. Perform special assignments as requested by the Dean.
Perform other duties and projects as assigned.
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from an accredited university. Five (5) years of progressive medical school academic leadership experience and in depth understanding and knowledge of the CPME accreditation of undergraduate and graduate medical education programs and in particular the requirements and expectations of CPME. Broad based experience in the science of learning and proficiency in pedagogical principles and application of education theory and research applicable to the design of courses and curricula in medical education. Experience with technology-enhanced learning, distance education, and education across multiple geographically distributed campuses. Solid record of accomplishment in the development, implementation, and oversight of medical education. Candidates’ must demonstrate scholarly and professional achievement that meet the institutional and school requirements that would merit a tenured faculty appointment in the School of Podiatric Medicine.
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications:
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) from an accredited university.
Master’s in education, clinical investigation, or public health in addition to minimum qualifications stated above. Five (5) years of progressive medical school academic leadership experience and in-depth understanding and knowledge of the CPME accreditation of undergraduate and graduate medical education programs and in particular the requirements and expectations of CPME.
Salary: Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience
License or Certification Required?: Yes
Number of Vacancies: 1
Desired Start Date: 01/02/2023
EEO Statement: EEO Statement It is the policy of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to promote and ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or protected veteran status. In accordance with the requirements of Title VII of the civil rights act of 1964, the title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, our University is committed to comply with all government requirements and ensures non-discrimination in its education programs and activities, including employment. We encourage women, minorities and differently abled persons to apply for employment positions of interest. Diversity Statement UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.
Open Date: 11/07/2022
Special Instructions to Applicants:
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UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.
Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications will not be considered. All positions are subject to budget approval.
To apply, visit https://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/36313