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04-24-2008, 11:33 PM
Faculty Search
Director of the Program in Human Anatomy Education
University of Minnesota Medical School

The Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology within the
University of Minnesota Medical School is inviting applications for
the position of Director of the Program in Human Anatomy Education.
This is a full-time, 12-month faculty position. Depending on
qualifications, the position may be tenured, tenure-track or teaching
track. The faculty rank is commensurate with experience.

Requirements include:
* All applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in
anatomy or related field.
* All applicants must provide documentation of experience and
excellence in teaching anatomy to health professionals.
* Those applying for a tenured or tenure-track position should
demonstrate a strong publication record and be expected to have, or
demonstrate potential for, an externally funded research program.
* Those applying for a teaching-track position should provide
evidence of a leadership role in prior contributions to course
development and a record of peer-reviewed accomplishments.

The successful candidate will be expected to commit at least 50% of
their time to human gross anatomy education. Responsibilities will include:
* Directing an educational program that includes two current
full-time faculty members and annually serves about 1400
undergraduate, graduate and professional school students, as well as
teaching assistants.
* Participating in team-teaching gross anatomy courses for
medical and/or dental students.
* Participation in the development of computer-based educational
opportunities for students.
* Leading the planning and implementation of a graduate program
in anatomy education, including research opportunities for students.

The preferred start time is Summer of 2008, but accommodations can be
made for a later start time. Applications will be reviewed beginning
May 1, 2008 and the search will remain open until the position is
filled. Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a
cover letter summarizing their relevant experience and potential
contributions to anatomy education, and names/addresses/emails of
three persons who will submit letters of recommendation. All
applications are submitted electronically at
For further information, please contact:

James R. Carey, PhD, PT
Chair, Search Committee
MMC 388, University of Minnesota
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(612) 626-2746

Paula M. Ludewig, Ph.D., PT
Associate Professor
Program in Physical Therapy
Mayo Mail Code 388
The University of Minnesota
420 Delaware St.
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: (612) 626-0420 Fax: (612) 625-4274
Campus Location: 376 Children's Rehabilitation Center
426 Church St. SE