The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology of the University of Minnesota Medical School seeks a full-time Director of Medical School Pathology Education who's an experienced ABP certified/eligible pathologist with a primary interest in medical student education.
Direct first-year medical students pathology course, Principles in Pathology, a required 6-week course given in the last semester of the first-year medical school
Serve as the Pathology Thread Director for all Human Health and Disease blocks of the second year of the medical school curriculum
Co-direct the summer internship in pathology (an 8-week experience for 4 medical students), co-direct the post-sophomore fellowship in pathology, serve as a member of the Resident and Fellowship Committee, serve on the Medical School's Scientific Foundations Committee (includes first and second-year course directors)
Supervise the pathology lab manager/course coordinator and oversee the pathology medical student education budget
Clinical care responsibilities, on-call duties, resident and fellow supervision, and conferences are shared with other members of the department
Academic time will be used to pursue scholarly work in your area of specialty/research expertise
Help foster an academic environment for medical students, residents, and faculty
M Health and Clinical Partnerships:
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC):
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.
M.D. or equivalent degree
ABP certified/eligible pathologist with interest in education
Board certification and a minimum of five years of experience is preferred, however, candidates at an early stage in their career will also be considered
Eligible for medical licensure in the state of Minnesota
Completion of an ACGME-accredited pathology residency training and fellowship or significant experience in a pathology specialty area
Experience fostering an academic environment for medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty
University of Minnesota Physicians is a premier physician organization dedicated to providing comprehensive, patient-focused specialty care in more than 100 specialty and subspecialty areas. Established in 1997, we have the widest range of specialists in the greater Twin Cities area with more than 850 physicians and 1,600 health professionals. From the classroom to the clinic, we are driven to be the leaders in patient cures and care.