Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) Clinical Faculty Specialists - LECOM Health in ERIE, Pennsylvania

Clinical Faculty Specialists for LECOM Health are experienced practitioners who have an area of focus in Pulmonary, Rehab, General Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and / or another specialty. In addition, the successful candidate is well versed and experienced in all phases of Osteopathic Medicine and has achieved a specific level of expertise. Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include teaching in their area of specialty, advising medical students, interviewing applicants, and contributing to the mission of the college through research and service. The successful candidate will also participate in other duties as assigned. 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 in various Clinical Examination courses; Serve as instructor in area of specialty for related course; Assist in supervision of students as required; 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 Clinical exercises that parallel real life Clinic protocol and procedure…by means of case based models; 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; Serve as a Problem Based Learning Facilitator on as needed basis; 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; Must be available for work during the hours assigned, for student instruction and clinic development; and Accept other duties assigned/needed for the Institution's needs. Applicants must complete the online application and upload current CV (curriculum vitae) to the application site. The applicant must also email a cover letter outlining how he/she would enhance the LECOM family , a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references to EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled For more information about LECOM, please visit our website at Job Requirements: D.O. or M.D. degree required; teaching experience in academia with two to five (2-5) years' or more of experience practicing in a specific specialty preferred. This employer requires that you apply directly to their alternate web site to be considered for this job. Click the "Start Application" and "Apply" buttons and then click the URL link on the final screen to connect to the company's web site. Please identify PA CareerLink® as your referral source.