Anatomist/Medical Educator - Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine

West Virginia University
West Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 18, 2021

View more

Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Biology & Life Sciences
Employment Type
Full Time


The Anatomy Division within the Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine (PALM) at West Virginia University invites applications for a faculty position of Anatomist/Medical Educator. This non-tenured and full-time position will have a major commitment to teaching medical, dental, nursing, or other health-related students in the field of the Anatomical Sciences (gross anatomy, histology, neuroanatomy, and embryology). Appointment will be made at an academic rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, based upon previous experience.

Qualifications :

This position reports directly to the Vice Chair/Director of the Anatomy Division within the PALM department. Educational requirements include a PhD or MD or Clinical Professional Degree equivalent with a background in clinically/surgically-oriented anatomy. Cadaveric dissection skills within a gross anatomy laboratory are required. Preferred candidates should have the desire and ability to deliver excellent instruction, to engage in scholarly activities and innovation, and to expand their knowledge base in other areas, such as histology (microanatomy) or neuroanatomy. Past experiences teaching different cohorts of students (physician assistants, nursing, pharmacy, physical and occupational therapy, or other professional students) will be highly regarded. The candidate should be able to sustain a positive working environment and strive to meet high standards for excellence in education, scholarship, and service.

Application materials should include current curriculum vitae, cover letter, and the names and contact information of 3 professional references.

Please apply on-line at .

Applications will be accepted immediately and will continue until a final candidate is selected. First round of applications will be reviewed by October 1, 2021 .

West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert