WWAMI Anatomy Lab Instructor

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Classification:Temporary Faculty - Non-Credit
Grade:Adjunct Faculty Non Credit
Work type:Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:UAA College of Health
Location: Anchorage
Categories: Education/Instructional, Health Profession

Position Summary:

The WWAMI School of Medical Education is seeking applications for Adjunct Faculty.

Duties:

About WWAMI School of Medical Education:
WWAMI is a cooperative arrangement between UAA, the University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM), and other states in the WWAMI consortium (Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho); Alaskans are accepted into the program and receive their classroom phase of medical school at UAA.

Position Information: 
Candidates must demonstrate willingness to contribute to multidisciplinary medical instruction in the laboratory, small group, and large group settings. Candidates who integrate Human Form and Function into their teaching and collaborate with other instructors. 

Duties will include lab, classroom and small group instruction as defined by UWSOM, service on UWSOM and UAA committees.

Persons with expertise in several of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

  • Human dissection skills
  • Human neuroscience
  • Histology
  • Embryology
  • Facilitation of small group and case base learning activities.
  • Supervision and facilitation of simulated medical cases.
  • Development of medical curricula in collaboration with WWAMI Human Form and Function (HFF) faculty.

Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of an appointment nor does having worked one semester guarantee an offer of employment in the following semester. This is an adjunct labor pool and applicants are hired based on departmental need.

Experience:
Experience teaching Human Biology and Human Anatomy and Physiology. Experience developing and implementing new course materials for anatomy instruction. Experience placing, receiving, and care of biological specimens and lab equipment orders.

A minimum of five years teaching within the UA system is preferred.

Education/Training:
Masters or doctorate degree.

Application Procedure:
To be considered for the position, applicants must upload the following documents to their online application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Copy of transcripts (official transcripts will be required upon hire)
Reasonable Accommodation Statement:
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.
 
Affirmative Action Statement:
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
 

At-Will:

Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

 
Background Check:
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.
 
Public Disclosure Statement:
Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.
 
Drug-Free Workplace:
University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace
 
Training Policy:
It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.
 
Contact Information:
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

 

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