Assistant Clinical Professor, Primary Care

Cleveland, Ohio, United States

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Job description

Posting Number: 2016676F

Job Description

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is a leader in providing a patient-centered, clinically integrated medical education continuum, from pre-medical education to undergraduate medical education, and on through residency training, with an emphasis on primary care. Our focused research and community health programs speak to our commitment to improving health and well-being in our communities and quality of life for our patients. The state’s only osteopathic medical school, our college was founded in 1975 and is located at Ohio University’s Athens, Ohio campus. Our northeast Ohio campus, located in Cleveland, Ohio, opened for classes July 2015.

We are recruiting for a primary care faculty position. For the purpose of this position, primary care is defined as family medicine, internal medicine, and pediatrics. The successful applicant should possess a strong desire to teach and advise osteopathic medical students within our curriculum and contribute to the development of the College and its new Cleveland campus through leadership, teaching and service. Candidates must have outstanding leadership, management, and interpersonal skills to relate to a wide diversity of faculty, staff, students and community members.


We are seeking to fill one primary care physician half-time (0.5 FTE) faculty teaching position at the HCOM-Cleveland campus, with responsibilities to include:

  • Prepare and perform didactic instruction for osteopathic medical students, including small group facilitation and clinical skills laboratory sessions, and serve as a clinical liaison/facilitator for long-distance learning.
  • Serve as advisor and mentor to osteopathic medical students.
  • Collaborate and participate in departmental/OU-HCOM activities.
  • Serve on OU-HCOM committees as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications


Must be residency-trained D.O. or M.D., hold Ohio licensure and appropriate Board certification or eligibility. Preference given to candidates with prior undergraduate or graduate level medical education teaching experience. Preference given to individuals who are clinically active.

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Pay Rate:

Commensurate with education and experience. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes health benefits, paid time off, and educational benefits for employees and eligible dependents.

Posting Close Date


Job Category: Faculty – Clinical, Non-Tenure track


Planning Unit: Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Campus: HCOM Extension Campus, CLEVELAND, OH

Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position.
Tracy Shuab,

How to apply

To apply, please complete and submit the online application and attach required documents. Required documents include a detailed cover letter, CV, and a list of at least three (3) professional references.

This position is located at our Cleveland, OH extension campus in Warrensville Heights, OH.

Base University salary at the Lecturer rank commensurate with experience and credentials.
Willing to partner with your health care practice to negotiate contracted services.
Will remain open until a successful candidate is identified. For full consideration, please apply by July 15, 2018.

This position is eligible for the following benefits:
Level 4 – Medical/Rx, Vision, Dental, Ortho; Basic/Supp/Dep Life; Educ. Benefits; Sick Leave; Holidays Paid; Retirement

Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.

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