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Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Faculty Position

Company:
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
Job Location:
Category:
Physicians
Type:
Full-Time

JOB SUMMARY:
The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) is looking for an osteopathic physician to teach osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM) in an innovative flipped classroom curriculum on its Middletown, NY campus. The position includes clinical/student precepting responsibilities in the on-campus community OMM clinic.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) faculty position specifically involves collaborating with faculty on the Harlem, NY and Great Fall, MT campuses in the development, organization, and delivery of the OMM curriculum across all four years of the DO program. OMM clinical practice occurs at the on-campus community OMM clinic and includes precepting of preclinical and clinical TouroCOM students.

Although a commitment to excellence in teaching and clinical service and training is the primary responsibility of the position, faculty members also provide service to the school in a variety of ways including conducting student interviews, serving as students advisors, and participating on the administrative committees of the college. The successful candidate is expected to already have, or to develop scholarly activity that results in peer-reviewed publications.

REQUIREMENTS:
Education, Preparation, and Training
Applicants must possess a D.O. or M.D. degree. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for exceptional teaching at the medical school or graduate level in the areas mentioned in the job responsibilities section, demonstrate potential for research, and work well with the rest of faculty team. Preference will be given to those applicants who are board-eligible/board-certified in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, or who have a certificate of special proficiency in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (C-SPOMM).

Skills
The ideal candidate will be a clear communicator, have relevant content and clinical expertise, and have a passion for teaching osteopathic principles and techniques at the undergraduate medical education level.

Computer Skills
Basic computer skills supporting the proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite (eg, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, and Excel), electronic medical record (EMR) and exam preparation software and Learning Management Systems.

Travel
Travel to professional academic conferences, as approved by the Department Chair.

QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPENSATION:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties. Salary will be commensurate with experience. A comprehensive benefits package is included for full-time positions and release time for outside clinical activity is available. For more information, visit http://tourocom.touro.edu/.

TO APPLY:
Inquiries related to the position can be sent to stephen.bergman@touro.edu. To apply, visit Careers at Touro | Touro University. Qualified applicants will be invited for an on-site interview which will include a teaching demonstration. This is a 12-month, full-time position with an immediate start date.

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