Summary of Duties: The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) at Washington State University is embarking on the accreditation and development of a next generation medical school designed to train students to be physician leaders, who innovate, adapt and discover in an ever changing healthcare landscape. The School is now inviting applications for the position of Simulation Center Education Coordinator.
Under the guidance of the Director of Simulation Based Training, the Simulation Education Coordinator is responsible for implementing a program of simulated clinical learning experiences designed to assist students in successfully achieving program requirements.
The position will support the departments of the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) faculty and staff in designing, developing, and delivering workshops, patient-interaction experiences, and Objective Structured Clinical Exams for students. This will be accomplished by using all available simulation modalities including standardized patients, high-fidelity manikins and other simulation methods.
This role will manage and coordinate the day-to-day administrations of the ESFCOM curriculum Years 2 and 4, Post-Graduate Year 2, the Nutrition and Exercise Physiology program, the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences as well as other constituents as assigned. These duties will include budget oversight, supervision of staff, and development/implementation of program policies and procedures with regards to simulation based medical education.
Required Qualifications: A Bachelors Degree with major study in a basic applied science AND two years of full-time experience as a Instruction & Classroom Support Technician 2; OR equivalent education/experience.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.