The Graduate School ( www.graduate.umaryland.edu/ ) at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is seeking applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track, 12-month appointment as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, in the Health Professions Education (HPE) PhD program UMB Graduate School Lecturer/Senior Lecturer appointments are long-term, renewable contracts and are eligible for promotion. Rules governing such appointments are located at https://graduate.umaryland.edu/policies/ .
UMB is known for its expertise in health, biomedical sciences, and human services and is uniquely positioned to apply principles of innovation and entrepreneurship to advance health and social equality. In addition, UMB is committed to solving health and social disparities by involving those who face these problems every day. UMB seeks to understand the community served through the creation of innovative solutions based on people's actual needs.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Teach in the HPE PhD Program including contributing to the curriculum design and development efforts of the curriculum.
Teach in the Physician Assistant Leadership and Learning Institute (PALLI) Training Program.
Prepare online course materials following the standardized instructional design process established by the Graduate School.
Provide feedback, guidance, and coaching to PALLI and HPE learners.
Mentor and advise HPE and PALLI learners on scholarly research projects that lead to peer-reviewed publications.
Participate in professional, university, and departmental service activities.
Participate in HPE program activities, including in-person orientation, selection committees, impact labs (week long, in-person, intensive topic-specific, project development and presentation weeks), and office-hours, as needed.
Scholarship resulting in peer-reviewed publications, presentations, and securing educational grant funding through public and private sources/agencies.
Develop best practices or collaborative research opportunities within the HPE program, across disciplinary boundaries.
Represent UMB, HPE program and the Graduate School at national meetings and organizations and through the dissemination of high quality research.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities : Experience with quantitative and/or qualitative methods and analysis; track record of successful research advising, teaching, and scholarship in educational settings within pharmacy, medicine, physician assistant programs, nursing, allied health or social work fields. Current licensure in one's principle professional field and teaching experience required.
Minimum Education : Minimum of Ph.D. in a social/behavioral science, education, evaluation and assessment, sociology, or related field, plus substantial experience in an academic environment.
Minimum Experience: 2 years as academic faculty in professional discipline, preference for those with >5 years of experience.
How to apply
Interested candidates should submit the following:
* Cover letter, noting the position for which candidacy is sought
* Statement of teaching philosophy
* Statement of scholarly interests
* Signed curriculum vitae
* Three references with contact information.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience.
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Human Resource Services at 410-706-2606, Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Organization: Graduate School Dean's Office
Job Posting: Jun 14, 2019
Internal Number: 126781
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.