The Frank H. Netter MD, School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position in the Department of Medical Sciences teaching in the pre-clinical curriculum with a particular focus of pathology and pathophysiology. Successful candidates will be expected to teach broadly across the curriculum to medical students and to work with a team of medical educators from other basic and clinical science disciplines to develop instructional materials and to teach effectively.
About the School of Medicine:
The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University is graduating its inaugural class of medical students in May 2017. The school was founded with the aim of educating diverse, patient-centered physicians who are partners and leaders in an interprofessional primary-care workforce. Our primary-care mission has expanded to include institutes for rehabilitation medicine and global public health. Our innovative integrated curriculum focuses on student–centered, active and engaged instructional excellence.
About Quinnipiac University:
Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 7,000 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students, with campuses located in Hamden and North Haven, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and more than 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. U.S. News & World Report has once again named Quinnipiac University as the top "Up and Coming University in the North Region" in its 2015 edition of Best Colleges. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.
Qualifications for this position include an MD or DO degree. A background in an area of medicine that addresses a wide variety of clinical conditions would be beneficial. Successful candidates must present evidence of an established record of, or demonstrate a strong potential for, effective teaching, and a commitment to work productively with a team of medical educators from other basic and clinical science disciplines.Evidence for potential for productive scholarly and creative activity is also desired.
Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.
Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a cover letter and curriculum vitae. The names and contact information of three references must be submitted on the application. Faculty positions at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine are non-tenure track term appointments, initial appointments are for a three year term. Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who would enhance that diversity.
Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.