Summary of Duties: The College of Medicine is inviting applications for the leadership position of Associate Dean for Faculty Development. The Associate Dean for Faculty Development will lead and be responsible for growing and continuously improving faculty development programming in close collaboration with the Offices of Curriculum, Accreditation, Assessment & Evaluation, Faculty Affairs, Information Technology, Graduate Medical Education, and Research, as well as with College of Medicine Department Chairs and Clinical Associate Deans at the four (4) regional campus locations.
Required Qualifications: Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine or PhD in a related field. Experience at rank of Assistant Professor or higher at an accredited medical school in the United States or Canada. Impactful experience with faculty development at a Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) accredited medical school or academic health setting. 5 or more years of experience in clinical education and/or teaching in a medical school or academic health setting. Experience leading professionals in a complex organization. Acknowledged excellent communicator, written and verbal.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.