Clinical Simulation Educator

UT Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX3.9


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, Education/Social Science, or related field, and five (5) years experience in appropriate field required. Two (2) years in supervisory capacity preferred.

Job Duties

Assists faculty in the development of scenarios in simulation for the teaching and formative assessment of learners.
Assists in the integration of simulation educational activities into medical school and discipline specific curricula.
Programs cases/scenarios to be used for high fidelity simulation and tests them to ensure performance meets educational needs and goals.
Runs high fidelity manikin and standardized patient simulation sessions including simultaneous, multi-manikin sessions and multi station-task training ones.
Assists with teaching and debriefing of simulation sessions.
Identifies opportunities for improvement, innovation and development of initiatives for the integration of simulation in clinical education and curriculum.
Creates and delivers presentations regarding all aspects of simulation.
Maintains knowledge of use, operation and programming of different simulator technologies ranging from anatomic models, task trainers and high fidelity mannequins.
Facilitates training session for faculty, fellows, and staff as needed.
Supports and promote simulation use across campus.
Provides demonstrations to all prospective groups and visitors.
May participate in the revision/development of cases to be used in teaching settings or OSCEs with standardized patients and other simulations.
May coordinate and conduct training of standardized patients for high stakes Objective Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE) exams for learners.
May assist in the quality assurance of all evaluation tools and exam write ups in the high stakes OSCE.
Assists in the administration of the high stakes OSCE for learners.
Develops and supports hybrid simulation event using both high fidelity manikin and standardized patients.
Participate in simulation related educational research, analyze data, and write for publications
Represents the University in outside meeting and presentations.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.

UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.