Position Summary: The University of Idaho (UI) is seeking a talented and dynamic educator and researcher to join the UI-WWAMI Medical Education Program with research and teaching interests in the areas of neurobiology and neuroscience. Job duties consist of:
- Leading the Mind, Brain and Behavior block of curriculum for medical students. - Assisting with teaching in other aspects of the curriculum related to physiology, signaling and related topics. - Working to organize faculty, clinicians and patients to provide medical education. - Assisting with research, academic service and assessment functions within the WWAMI medical education program.
This is a 9-month academic year appointment with the rank of Assistant Professor. UI-WWAMI (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho) Medical Education Program is the University of Washington School of Medicines regional foundation site teaching first and second year medical students on the University of Idaho campus in Moscow, Idaho.
Minimum Qualifications: PhD, DAT, EdD or other relevant terminal degree related to the field of neuroscience or the terminal degree and relevant work experience. Evidence of excellence in teaching at a University level. Ability to succeed as a team player in a diverse working environment.
Preferred Qualifications: A strong research record in neuroscience or a related field. Experience teaching neuroscience. Experience teaching medical courses. Success at acquiring external funding to support research and educational activities.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: F000891P
Posting Date: 02/11/2021
Closing Date: 3/11/2021
Open Until Filled: No
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.