Please complete the online application and attach required documents. Required documents include a detailed cover letter, current resume, and a list of at least three (3) professional references with current contact details, including email addresses. The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by August 13, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Reporting directly to Senior Director for Curriculum, the Director Curriculum and Assessment Design and Improvement will develop and manage a diverse portfolio of educational, training and advancement programs for faculty to support the professional growth of medical educators within the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. Areas of emphasis will include flipped classroom pedagogy, integration of technology into teaching and learning, and professional and career development of faculty. Will be responsible for providing continuous improvement through a diverse range of faculty development programs designed to support teaching, leadership and research. Provide educational leadership to our faculty regarding development and implementation of a variety of pedagogical techniques that will be utilized at the College. This requires working closely with faculty, administrators and staff to assist in the design, implementation, and evaluation of programs that serve the diverse faculty across the College. Be a productive scholar in the aforementioned areas. The successful incumbent should have the demonstrated ability to maintain harmonious working relationships and effectively address complex and sensitive administrative issues.
-Collaborate with instructional designer, assessment manager, technologists’, and faculty in support of developing diverse learning resources including synchronous and asynchronous, self-directed, team-based, on-site and distance models, including the integration of other active learning techniques. Identify written and electronic resources in faculty development and create a database of resources that are readily accessible to faculty and staff. Designs and implements faculty development on curriculum, learner assessment, and faculty educator development. Facilitate teaching excellence through dissemination of pedagogical information and methodologies; promote interaction and collaboration among members of the College that focuses on sharing pedagogical ideas; creating a culture of teaching excellence and educational scholarship. Design and lead/facilitate workshops, mentoring programs, periodic faculty retreats, and online training programs for faculty.
-Assist in the development of educational processes that align with the learning needs of trainees and effective training strategies. Promote use of outcomes data to make for program improvements; collaborate and lead initiatives to promote scholarship resulting from program innovations.
-Design and conduct medical education research and publish results of scholarly work (ongoing). Maintain professional associations (STFM, IAMSE, The Generalist in Medical Education, AACOM, etc.) and participate in national conferences for continuous professional development.
-Doctoral degree-EdD (doctorate degree in education) or PhD in an education oriented field.
-3 years of work related experience
-3 years of supervisory or managerial responsibilities
-5 years of work related experience
-5 years of supervisory or managerial responsibilities
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with education and experience. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes health benefits, paid time off, and educational benefits for employees and eligible dependents.
About Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is a leader in providing a patient-centered, clinically integrated medical education continuum, from pre-medical education to undergraduate medical education, and on through residency training, with an emphasis on primary care. Our focused research and community health programs speak to our commitment to improving health and well-being i...n our communities and quality of life for our patients.
The state’s only osteopathic medical school, our college was founded in 1975, with its primary campus located at Ohio University’s Athens, Ohio campus, a newly-opened extension campus in Dublin, Ohio, and a highly-anticipated extension opening in Cleveland, Ohio in July 2015.