Faculty Assistant Professor

Job Locations US-CA-Vallejo
Requisition ID
2021-7081
Position Type
Full-Time
Schedule Shift
Day
Hours Per Week
38
Travel
None
Category
Faculty/Academic

Overview

A faculty member in clinical science has responsibilities in four areas:

  1. Clinical Practice
  2. Teaching
  3. Research
  4. Service
  • Faculty are expected to provide quality medical care and access to care meeting or exceeding the community
    standard. This requires flexibility, adaptability and creativity to problem solve.
  • Physicians will be expected to provide needed health care to patients who are uninsured and under insured.
  • The Faculty member needs to have sensitivity to work with people of multicultural background.
  • Clinical teaching faculty/clinical faculty will provide teaching in the classroom setting and the clinically based
    setting as assigned by the respective associate dean.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for delivery of a portion of the curriculum and participation in its development.
  • Teaching of Touro University students on campus and patient care/precepting in a clinically based setting as part of
    our curriculum.
  • Service on University committees, attendance and participation in departmental meetings and other faculty duties
    as appropriate
  • Publish articles in appropriate journals and/or giving presentations at scientific seminars.
  • Involvement in research and in obtaining funding for said research via grants, industry sponsored clinical trials or
    other awards.
  • Works within the policies and procedures of the clinic and is involved in the teaching functions at the clinic.
  • Provide reports and other documents as requested by department chairs, directors and deans.

Supervisory Responsibilties:

  • A certain degree of supervision of students is expected, degree of supervision based on the interaction with the student (ie. in classroom or instructional lab vs. precepting student in clinic setting).
  • In a clinical setting will again have a degree of supervision over the support staff as they are working with you and your patients.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATION(S): is the Education, Training and/or related experience needed by the person to perform the
job.

  • D.O. or M.D., licensed in the state of California with a current DEA number.
  • Should have six or more years of clinical experience or residency completion and three years experience.
  • Newly graduated residents with exceptional abilities WELCOME to apply
  • Must be Board Certified.
  • Bilingual in Spanish/English advantageous.
  • Experience in teaching at the professional student level desired. This includes teaching osteopathic medical
    students and residents.

CORE COMPETENCIES: identify the behavior an employee is expected to demonstrate.

  • Teach and evaluate the progress of clinical education of medical students in the clinic.
  • Perform other teaching, counseling, committee meeting attendance, etc., duties as required of TUCOM clinical
    faculty.
  • Perform all responsibilities within the values and professional framework of the philosophy of TUCOM.
  • Maintain appropriate local, state and federal licensing and certification to perform above duties including but
    not limited to state licensure, DEA number, specialty certification, hospital credentialing and quality
    improvement standards.
  • Maintain accurate and complete medical records and complete in a timely fashion.
  • Develop and maintain good working rapport with hospital personnel and referral agencies as well as other staff.
  • Create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis.
  • Guarantee confidentiality of all patient and student information.
  • Participate in case presentation meetings with project coordinator, team members, students and other projects
    of the medical clinic and faculty department.
  • Adhere to policies and procedures of Touro University and Touro College.

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