Experience using different teaching methods, which includes case-based learning, 'flipped classroom,' interactive large group presentation, audience response systems, and curriculum delivery systems (Blackboard) is highly preferred.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
The successful candidate will:
Contribute to the development and delivery of physiology curriculum, including foundational and systems-based courses.
Collaborate with faculty in other departments to integrate physiology throughout the undergraduate medical education curriculum.
Provide for instruction using various methods of content delivery, including large and small group discussions, case reports, grand rounds, and other interactive approaches.
Participate in the writing of exam questions based on COMLEX-USA and USMLE styles.
Maintain scholarly activities, including application for research grants, dissemination of research findings in peer-reviewed journals, and conference attendance.
Act as a faculty advisor and participate in selection of students.
Perform other duties as assigned by the chair of the department.
Note: The new medical school will be located in the Grand Central Park community of Conroe, TX – just 5 miles N of The Woodlands, and 35 miles N of Houston. The current location is in Huntsville, but this position will move to Conroe upon completion of the new medical school facility (spring, 2020).
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Note: While the Sam Houston State University main campus is located in Huntsville, TX, this position is located in the Grand Central Park community of Conroe, TX – just 5 miles N of The Woodlands, and 35 miles N of Houston.
Internal Number: 22246
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.