Osteopathic Principles and Practice Clinical Faculty
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
August 29, 2018
Starting at 120000.00
Full Time - Experienced
JOB SUMMARY: Osteopathic Principles and Practice Clinical Faculty are well versed and experienced in all phases of Osteopathic Medicine and have achieved a specific level of expertise. Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include teaching in the Osteopathic Principles and Practices course as a table trainer and offering lecture presentations to first and second year osteopathic medical students.
CHARACTERISTIC JOB TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The following are a list of Academic Exercises that may be required as a member of the Clinical Faculty from time to time:
Serve as an instructor and table trainer in the OPP course;
Prepare course syllabus in detail, to include, all assignments, readings both for laboratory exercises and discussions (examinations) that will guide the student through the rigorous curriculum;
Assist in Simulation Lab supervision on an as needed basis;
Interview prospective candidates for the College of Medicine (COM);
Serve on Committees, as assigned and as Advisor to assigned students and at least one club;
Provide, at minimum, two scholarly activity or research project yearly;
Preparation of educational tools (A/V, demonstration models, lectures, lesson plans…etc.);
Preparation of demonstrations, lectures, small group discussions, and the selection of suggested and required reading from various sources, and coordinating these educational tools with other faculty members;
Prepare evaluation tools that will aid in the evaluation of students’ work product and help to identify students that are discovered to be weak in various areas;
Attend “Team” meetings approved by COM that require advancement of your profession;
Must be able to take direction and receive assignments from the Assistant Dean of Pre-Clinical Education; and
Must be available for work during the hours assigned, for student instruction and clinic development.
Accept other duties assigned/needed for the Institution’s needs.
Education and experience equivalent to: D.O. degree required; teaching experience in academia with two to five (2-5) years’ or more of experience practicing preferred. Special certification in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine is not essential and individual faculty review sessions will be available upon request. Must have a FL medical license or the ability to get a FL medical license.
An applicant must complete the online application and upload a current CV (curriculum vitae) to the LECOM Human Resources website. The applicant must also email a cover letter and a list of three professional references to email@example.com .
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 5348
About Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
LECOM Health, the only academic health center in the osteopathic profession, is a highly innovative health care and education system that strives to add to the quality of life of our neighbors by bringing total health care to the community. At the core is Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), the nation's largest medical college, with campuses in Erie and Greensburg, Pennsylvania, and Bradenton and DeFuniak Springs, Florida. LECOM offers innovative and affordable education through student-centered pathways as it prepares the next generation of physicians, dentists, and pharmacists.
The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine marked a significant milestone in 2017 with the celebration of the college’s 25th anniversary. During a year-long celebration, LECOM commemorated the last 25 years with special events that highlighted the numerous accomplishments made by the institution as well as the students, faculty, staff, and alumni who have played a role in establishing LECOM as an indispensable facilitator of healthcare and wellbeing for everyone.