Anatomy Faculty Position (Open Rank)

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21001636 Requisition #

Anatomy Faculty Position - Open Rank

Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy
Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine
The University of Texas Health San Antonio

Applications are invited for an Open Rank faculty position in the Department of Cell Systems and Anatomy (CSA), Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, at the University of Texas Health at San Antonio. We seek applicants interested and experienced in teaching human gross anatomy lecture and laboratory courses with dissections to dental, medical, health professions, and/or graduate students. Candidates should have a PhD, MD, DDS, DVM, or various dual degrees.  The ideal applicant will have formal coursework and experience in teaching human anatomy to dental, medical, or health professional students, such that he/she/they could immediately become an active participant in anatomy courses. Evidence of a strong commitment to excellence in teaching is preferred.  The Department has a rich history of teaching and research excellence and innovation.  Potential applicants are invited to visit our website https://lsom.uthscsa.edu/dcsa/.
 
The primary responsibilities will include contributing to high-quality anatomical instruction, including incorporating modern digital technology, course preparation and administration, delivery, assessment, and working collaboratively with other faculty teaching anatomy. Teaching formats include large-group lectures, small group active learning, and cadaveric dissection laboratory sessions.  Experience with clinical case-based, team-based, and self-directed active learning pedagogy is preferred.  Familiarity with three-dimensional anatomy software programs and virtual platforms will be an asset. As a full faculty member, the successful applicant will participate in departmental, university, and external service activities to enhance his/her career development.  Research in CSA encompasses undergraduate medical education best practices and innovative tools, cancer biology, aging, neuroscience, and stem cell biology with corresponding scholarly publications.
 
In addition to clinical and academic departments, the UT Health at San Antonio is enriched by the Nathan Shock Center for Excellence in Biology of Aging, an NCI-designated Cancer Center, an NIH-funded Clinical Translational Science Award, and the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute.  The UT Health Science Center is designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution.  This is a wonderful opportunity for a new faculty member to join a department with outstanding educators and a diverse research portfolio in an institution that values clinical service, teaching, and research.  The UT Health San Antonio is a Tier One research institution located in the northwest region of San Antonio, which sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country.  San Antonio is among the fastest-growing cities in the nation with much to offer, including an attractive cost-of-living and dynamic culture, diversity, and history.
 
Located in the Northwest region of San Antonio, the UT Health San Antonio sits as a gateway to the picturesque Texas Hill Country.  San Antonio is a vibrant and thriving multicultural community representing varied interests --from history to nature, business to education, and year-round recreational activities.
 
For full consideration, please visit the UT Health Careers Faculty applicant portal at: https://uthscsa.referrals.selectminds.com/faculty to apply for position 21001636 and upload a single PDF to include 1) a curriculum vitae; 2) a teaching philosophy statement with clear evidence of instructional experience in human anatomy; 3) teaching evaluations if available, 4) research plans (if appropriate), and 5) full contact information of at least four academic or professional references. Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

UT Health San Antonio is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including protected veterans and persons with disabilities. All faculty appointments are designated as security sensitive positions.

 

UT Health San Antonio is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer.  It is our policy to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

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