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Assistant Education Director, Psychiatry

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science
North Chicago, IL 60064
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    136825037
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Job Type: Part-Time Faculty
Location: North Chicago, IL, US



Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Participate in M3 Psychiatry Clerkship teaching activities:
  • Assist with orientation activities, as needed, including lectures, teaching, and/or direct observation of student neurological examinations.
  • Assist in grading formative assignments during the clerkship, including;
    • Grading student history and physicals and providing students with specific feedback.
    • Grading three Psychiatry simulation cases for the 3rd year medical class during the entire academic year.
  • Review mid-clerkship feedback and narrative assessments on each student's Psychiatry Clerkship for completeness, appropriateness, and consistency.
  • Participate in direct clinical grading of medical students in the clinical rotation.
  • Assist with developing online educational content for the Psychiatry Clerkship.
  • Assist with student remediation and coaching for students who need assistance in meeting clerkship objectives.

Participate in M3 clerkship administrative activities:
  • Assist the Psychiatry Education Director in reviewing and updating the objectives for the clerkship.
  • Collaborate with the Psychiatry Education Director on the completion of clerkship-specific competency maps.
  • Organize the Psychiatry Clerkship specialty on D2L with the assistance of the Undergraduate Medical Education Specialist.
  • Assist the Education Director with site comparability monitoring:
    • Meet with Site Directors and Psychiatry Education Director twice annually at the clinical sites to discuss topics relevant to the Psychiatry Clerkship.
  • Participate in the Grading Committee for the clerkship.

Participate in Medical School Activities:
  • Serve on at least one medical school committee as assigned.
  • Attend national educational meetings as appropriate.
  • Assist with developing new M4 Psychiatry electives.
  • Assist the Psychiatry Education Director with specialty advising of M3 & M4 students.
  • Serve as a mentor for student research in the Psychiatry specialty.

Other duties as assigned by the Education Director of Psychiatry

Required Education & Experience
  • Doctor of Medicine MD, or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine DO with Board Certification in his/her specialty
  • Three or more years clinical patient care experience in his/her specialty
  • Two years of teaching experience at the graduate level in a health professional school
  • Must achieve satisfactory results from a background check



Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Understanding of educational pedagogy as it relates to the clinical sciences
  • Demonstrated creative problem solver, with ability to innovative and build consensus around proposed solutions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with proficiency in the use of social networking technology
  • Proven ability to work as a partner with a variety of constituents
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Outgoing personality with proven ability to advocate for change


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with LCME and/or other accrediting bodies



EOE, Including Disability / Vets





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Posted: 2021-05-15 Expires: 2021-06-16

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