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Faculty Scholar

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Faculty Scholar
Classification Title Instructor
Position Number 01200903
Hours Per Week 40
Department KUSM-W Family & Comm Medicine
Campus Location Wichita, KS
Position Summary

This faculty is responsible for education, patient care, service and research/scholarly activity that contributes to their completion of a Masters of Public Health degree.

Required Qualifications

Medical degree
Board certified or board eligible in Family Medicine
Unrestricted license or license eligible to practice medicine in Kansas
DEA license
Hospital privileges

Preferred Qualifications

Family medicine education experience
Family medicine practice experience
Experience conducting scholarly activity

Environment Healthcare
Physical Requirements Medium
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Education- 30%:
Participate as standardized patient monitors
Assist with medical student lectures, seminars and small group sessions
Assist with residency supervision, lectures and seminars
Participate in hospital rounding with residents
Periodically supervise at Jay Doc Clinic

Description of Job Duty

Patient Care- 20%:
Development of continuity of care practice
Call and coverage for in-patient care and maternal health care with faculty
May include locum tenens, care at local community health centers and urgent care settings

Description of Job Duty

Research/Scholarly Activity- 40%:
Satisfactory progress toward and completion of a Masters of Public Health degree over two years, including Capstone Project to be of publishable quality
Begin development of own research agenda and expertise
Participate in grant writing under direction of other faculty
Submit at least one clinical article or chapter for publication
Participate in faculty development teaching seminars
Conduct at least one continuing medical education seminar for practicing physicians

Description of Job Duty

Service- 5%:
Participate in department committees as assigned
Participate in school and campus committees if they contribute to the academic development of the clinical scholar

Description of Job Duty

Other- 5%:
Other administrative, education, research and service responsibilities delegated by Department Chair

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Transcripts
  3. Letter of Recommendation