Adjunct Faculty for Primary Care

Location: Ivins, Utah
Date Posted: 03-23-2017
The Department of Primary Care at Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine - Southern Utah has an opening for an Adjunct Lab Faculty member to work an afternoon a week with first year medical students.
The campus of RVUCOM is located in Ivins, Utah,20 minutes from St. George. Rocky Vista University of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM) is committed to the education of osteopathic physicians who are dedicated to excellence in the practice of medicine, demonstrate integrity and professionalism in their lives, while providing ethical, compassionate, holistic and culturally competent osteopathic medical care to their patients.

All applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae.  

Final applicants will be required to pass both a background and drug test.

The Adjunct faculty member will teach in the clinical skills lab in the primary care department.  Initially, the Adjunct Faculty member will work one or two afternoons per week.

Purpose: Demonstrate experience and expertise in biomedical or clinical education for pre-doctoral and/or postdoctoral students, provide service to the university and professional communities and engage in innovative scholarship and research to advance medical knowledge. 

Direct the education and instruction of medical students and other healthcare professional students while providing mentorship and motivation for learning, research and scholarly activity in classroom environments, clinical settings, active learning groups, laboratory experience and research opportunities.

Be available for student advising, tutoring, remediation and consultation.

Minimum qualifications:
  1. Terminal degree (DO or MD); Good standing with all regulatory and governmental boards and agencies; Eligible for coverage by college’s malpractice insurer if applicable.
Preferred qualifications:
  1. Three (3) years academic experience as a full time faculty member at a College of Osteopathic Medicine or as a full time faculty member in a Graduate Medical Education program; Current Board certified or Board eligible in area of specialization.
Rocky Vista University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary. 
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