Job Description:The Department of Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies at the Brody School of Medicine announces an immediate opening for a fixed-term or tenure track Teaching Assistant or Associate Professor, or Assistant or Associate Professor position. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, teaching bioethics, research ethics, and/or applied areas of the humanities in the medical sciences to medical students, residents, graduate students, and learners and clinicians in other healthcare fields within the Brody School of Medicine and other health-related programs, and teaching in other programs at East Carolina University. Responsibilities also include other activities related to scholarship and service, including providing clinical ethics services (e.g., consultations) for the affiliated Vidant Medical Center through the department's Bioethics Collaborative. The Brody School of Medicine, located in Greenville, NC, is part of East Carolina University. The school has a tripartite mission: to increase the supply of primary care physicians to serve this state, to improve the health status of citizens in eastern North Carolina, and to enhance the access of minority and disadvantaged students to a medical education.
Miniumum Qualifications: A terminal degree (e.g., Ph.D., M.D., J.D., D.H.C.E.) from an appropriately accredited institution in a relevant discipline is required. Exceptional applicants who have completed all-but-dissertation requirements for a terminal degree may be considered. Preferred Education and Experience: Strong academic credentials and formal training in ethics are important. Applicants with experience in medical schools, hospitals, academic medical centers, clinical ethics consultation or other healthcare settings will be especially competitive. Special Instructions to the Applicant: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents: Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest Two writing samples List of three references (noting contact information)
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with Qualifications
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