The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University (ECU) is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Teaching Assistant or Teaching Associate Professor level. This is a non-tenure track, fixed-term appointment with a three-to-five year renewable contract available. The duties of the new faculty member recruited to this position will include but are not limited to:
-Contribute to and enhance the departmental education mission, primarily in human gross anatomy including cadaveric dissection, with responsibility for teaching students enrolled in medicine and other health professional programs. -Develop and deliver materials related both to lecture and cadaveric laboratory session -Contribute to departmental, school and institutional-wide professional service (i.e., serving on department, school, or university committees and/or task forces)
The rank and distribution of activities in teaching and service will depend upon the qualifications and previous teaching experience of the individual recruited to the position. The faculty member will have the opportunity for participation in collaborative intradepartmental and interdepartmental research activities.
Applicants from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Cover Letter/Letter of Interest (include statements describing experience with, and commitment to equity and diversity in teaching, research and service). List of Three References (noting contact information) including one that can specifically address cadaveric dissection skills Teaching Philosophy
In addition, applicants must submit the documents requested in order to be considered for the position.
-Ph.D., D.Sc., or D.Phil. degree from an appropriately accredited institution in anatomy or a closely related field -Substantial experience in teaching human gross anatomy and embryology -Extensive experience with human cadaveric dissection -Demonstrated experience and a strong interest in medical education in human gross anatomy and cadaveric dissection and neuroanatomy.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 957506
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology is dedicated to the discovery, development, and promotion of biomedical knowledge involving cell biology and the anatomical sciences of human gross anatomy, developmental anatomy, neuroanatomy, and histology. Through this mission, we aim to improve human health through innovative educational programs and excellence in research and scholarly activities in a dynamic and diverse learning community.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.