Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Skills, SOM

St. George’s University invites applicants for a full-time teaching position in the Department of Clinical Skills, at the start of spring semester 2016. The primary role will be to teach physical examination, diagnostic reasoning, and communication skills in the basic sciences component of a 4 year MD program that follows a subject based curriculum accredited in the USA.  Ideally, the candidate will be willing to develop and sustain an active research program that involves medical students in a subject specific area or in medical education for their subject.

Minimum Qualifications:
The candidate should have a terminal degree in an affiliated subject i.e. Ph.D. or M.D. and experience in a US based Medical Curriculum is an advantage. Evidence of proficiency in teaching and scholarly activity in the subject will be used as selection criteria.

Special Requirements:
Board certification from an ACGME-accredited program required.

Special Instructions to Applicants:To submit an application click Application Form.

Salary
Salaries, paid in U.S. dollars, are competitive with those offered by U.S. medical schools.
Review of applicants will be ongoing until the position is filled. For enquiries about the position, please contact Ms. Terrie Rodrigues email:  trodrigues@sgu.edu

St. George’s University School of Medicine is an internationally recognized institution, attracting students from over 80 nations and boasting a campus with state-of-the-art facilities. St. George’s University has placed more than 12000 doctors into the North American Healthcare system and is one of the largest single providers of MD graduates to the US market. The School offers a unique opportunity to work in a stimulating multicultural environment (http://www.sgu.edu/life-at-sgu/index.html), alongside a dedicated faculty and a highly-motivated student body.
The University is located in the English-speaking island state of Grenada, a pristine and beautiful Caribbean country. Salaries, paid in U.S. dollars, are competitive with those offered by U.S. medical schools.