Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Aug 13, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychiatry Requisition 202000061F Rank Assistant or Associate Professor FLSA status Exempt Hiring Salary

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category Position Type Interim Full Time College College of Osteopathic Medicine Department Department of Primary Care and Clinical Medicine Quicklink http://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/24471
Contact Name Dr. Shannon Jimenez Title

Chair of Primary Care and Clinical Medicine
925 City Central Ave
Conroe, TX 77304

Contact Phone 936-202-5238 Contact Email srj033@shsu.edu
Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

As a key member of the department, the Psychiatry faculty member will assist the Chair of Primary Care in development of clinical content for systems courses related to the field of Psychiatry with emphasis on the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health systems course. The Psychiatry faculty member is expected to act as a role model for students interested in psychiatry, participate in scholarship and research in the department, provide quality patient care and foster collaboration and interdisciplinary learning. Members of the Department of Primary Care will be expected to participate in teaching in the systems courses, physical exam course, case-based learning sessions, preparation for clerkships, procedural skills training and OSCE’s. The members of the department will also participate in the SHSU practice plan. The individual should be comfortable working in preclinical and clinical education, as well as evaluation of curriculum and students through various learning and assessment methods. The ideal candidate should have strong clinical acumen and promote the specialty to students.

Educational Requirements for the Position

The successful candidate will have a DO or MD degree from an accredited college of medicine with residency training Psychiatry, current board certification or eligibility by the AOA or ABMS, and eligibility for, or a current license to practice in Texas

Experience Required for the Position

A background in medical education is preferred, as is experience in pre-clinical and clinical teaching. Ability to communicate and work with faculty, medical students, clerkship coordinators, hospital administrators, physician preceptors and college administration. Excellent written and verbal communication. Demonstrates personal initiative and abilities to deal with a rapidly changing environment. Familiar with Learning Management Systems and reporting.

Other Requirements for the Position

This position is currently not a tenure track position but is a full-time, permanent position with the proposed College of Osteopathic Medicine. Applicants wishing to pursue tenure should address this in their cover letter.

*Note: While SHSU main campus is in Huntsville, TX, this position will reside at the Conroe, TX satellite location.

Special Instructions Summary Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

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  2. If your response to the question above was 'Other' please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

Candidate Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  3. Reference Contact Information
Optional Documents
  1. Statement of Teaching Philosophy


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