Anatomy Educator – Faculty
Faculty/Clinical Faculty | Medical College - Main Campus | Cellular & Molecular Medicine

The Department of Cell and Molecular Medicine at Rush University Medical Center invites applications for an open-rank faculty position as an Anatomy Educator. This 12-month, full-time, tenure-earning or tenured position will entail directing and teaching courses in the anatomical sciences (principally gross anatomy, but could also involve embryology, histology, and neuroanatomy) to students in a variety of healthcare related programs. Faculty are also expected to engage in university service activities and must demonstrate and maintain scholarly productivity related to either scholarship in medical education or biomedical sciences research. Individuals trained in the anatomical sciences who are interested in pursuing a career primarily devoted to teaching are encouraged to apply.

Candidates must possess a PhD or equivalent terminal degree in an anatomy related field or science education and preferably 2+ years of teaching experience in higher education. Experience with cadaveric dissection and technology-based anatomy teaching and knowledge of educational pedagogies, assessment/evaluation strategies, and curriculum design are a plus. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with education and experience.

Interested candidates:

Please submit the following to Search Committee Chair, Dr. Adam Wilson:

Dr. Adam Wilson, Director of Anatomy Education: Faculty_Recruitment@Rush.edu

  • Cover letter that describes the applicant's interest in the position and highlights key accomplishments in teaching, research, and service
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy [Optional]
  • Two samples of applicant generated teaching materials (e.g., course notes, lecture videos, syllabus, teaching aids, sample of assessment items, etc.)
  • Names and contact information for three professional references

Application Deadline: Review of applicants will begin immediately with a desirable hire date in Spring/Summer of 2020


Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or Protected Veteran status.


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Leah Tyrrell
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