This full-time faculty position will be filled at the assistant or associate professor level, non-tenure or tenure track dependent on qualifications, with primary curricular and teaching responsibilities within the College of Medicine in the Department of Integrative Medical Sciences. Specific teaching responsibilities include teaching medical biochemistry with an emphasis on cell metabolism and metabolic diseases. The position requires understanding and oversight of curriculum content, evaluation, and performance outcomes.
The successful candidate will participate in scholarly activities and/or research focus areas as appropriate to their interests and expertise. For faculty members whose main expertise is teaching, scholarly activity should include publication in peer reviewed journals, presentations at national meetings, and solicitation of external funding to support teaching and scholarship. If the successful candidate is a basic science researcher it is expected that he/she will seek extramural funding opportunities, write and submit proposals, and conduct collaborative scholarly inquiry. The position requires active participation in NEOMED'S Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Research Focus Group which focuses on fatty liver disease, diabetes, obesity, and atherosclerosis, with an expectation of a strong background in biochemistry, and productive research in the general area of metabolic diseases.
Northeast Ohio Medical University is an AA/EEO Employer. The university has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free from all forms of discrimination. Women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Principal Functional Responsibilities
- Scholarly Pursuits & Research
- Perform other duties as assigned
Education/Degrees: Must have a Ph.D. or D.Sc. and/or an M.D. or D.V.M. Board certification preferred if candidate is a clinician.
Experience: Minimum of three years of experience in undergraduate, graduate, or medical student teaching.
For additional information and to apply, please visit: neomed.peopleadmin.com/postings/2400.