Full Job Description
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.
Posting Title Chairman And Professor
Department HSC-Medical Education-300760
College/School Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Job Location Fort Worth
Full Time/Part Time
Salary Information Salary commensurate with experience
The Department of Medical Education provides educational support services to TCOM and to other health science center programs. Faculty and staff in the department schedule medical school classes, coordinate the scheduling of all other classes, support curriculum development activities in the medical school, conduct faculty development programs designed for relevant professional development of all faculty, and contribute to educational research.
Medical Education assists with basic science and clinical science faculty review, and provides staff support to the Curriculum Committee and course director groups that carry out the improvement and development of our osteopathic curriculum.
The chair is the immediate supervisor and the academic and administrative leader of the faculty and staff in the department. The chair derives responsibility and authority from the Dean, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Through his/her authority over the departmental faculty and staff, the chair is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the department, for long-term strategic development of the department, and for the judicious use of all resources allocated to the department. The chair has authority over all departmental budgets and the faculty-related expenditures for the clinical enterprise, distribution of departmental space, and use of departmental capital equipment. As supervisor and academic and administrative leader of the department, the chair works closely with the dean of Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the associate deans of the college. By this mechanism, the chair is responsible for: (1) reporting academic progress of the department; (2) evaluating the needs of the department and reporting these to the Dean of Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine; (3) assuring that the programs within the department are commensurate with the overall Strategic Plan of the institution. In the development and implementation of academic and clinical programs within the institution, the chair also works closely with the chairs of other academic departments.
MD or DO degree
AOA or ABMS Board Certification
Required License / Registration / Certification
Physical Requirements Sitting, Standing, Walking, Talk or Hear
Area of Specialty
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
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Posting Number F228P
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