The Department of Medical Education at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine (UCF-COM) is seeking an Internal Medicine physician as a full-time clinician educator (tenure or non-tenure earning track) to join a multi-disciplinary team of faculty and contribute to the department's mission and the delivery of an integrated medical education curriculum.
The successful applicant will have a passion for teaching and demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of curricula at the undergraduate medical education (UME) level. Experience in preclinical foundational course(s) and/or internal medicine clerkship education is preferred. An educational leadership role is an option. The ideal candidate will have a desire to work closely and collaboratively with a multidisciplinary group of faculty to achieve the M.D. program educational program outcomes.
Opportunities for educational scholarship as well as collaborations with other faculty members on research are available. The chosen applicant will also be expected to provide service to the educational programs at the college and university. Minimal clinical activity to maintain clinical competency may be arranged.
UCF-COM aspires to become an extraordinary research-based institution training physicians of the future who will become exemplary physicians, leaders in medicine, scholars in science, innovators in medical technology and compassionate providers of health care.
UCF-COM is an LCME-accredited medical college with an annual matriculation of 120 medical students. UCF-COM is located at the Lake Nona campus in a new medical education building with modern anatomy, histology and simulation laboratories as well as a state of the art library. The College of Medicine is part of a broader biomedical cluster known as “Medical City” at Lake Nona which continues to develop just east of the Orlando International Airport. Dedicated to innovation in health and wellness, Medical City now hosts the UCF Health Sciences Campus, the Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, Nemours Children's Hospital, the VA Medical Center Orlando, as well as the University of Florida's Orlando Research and Pharmacy campus. UCF-COM educates and inspires individuals to be exemplary physicians and scientists, leaders in medicine, scholars in discovery, and adopters of innovative technology to improve the health and well-being of all.As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.Please contact Brittany Hofmann at Brittany.Hofmann@ucf.edu with questions about this position.
The successful candidate is required to have a M.D. in an appropriate discipline from an accredited institution, be Board eligible or Board certified in internal medicine or an applicable internal medicine sub-specialty, have completed an ACGME-accredited training, and have a minimum of 3 years of clinical experience. Applicants must have a demonstrated record of teaching experience, as well as scholarly achievement and service commensurate with rank.
In order to obtain tenure, the selected candidate must have a demonstrated record of teaching, research and service commensurate with rank.Preferred Qualifications:Preference will be given to candidates who have taught in a clerkship program as well as those with a prior course or clerkship leadership role. Experience teaching a variety of UME topics including, but not limited to, pulmonary and cardiac medicine is also preferred. Experience in small-group case-based learning, one-on-one clinical teaching and working in the clinical and simulation skills laboratory environment is desired. The ideal candidate would have expertise with innovative teaching and assessment methods. Previous publications in the medical education literature will be strongly considered.
UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, www.jobswithucf.com. To apply for this position, applicants must submit the following: a cover letter, a CV, and the contact information for three professional references, including capacity of the relationship.
NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.
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