PhD/EdD Medical Educator - Internal Medicine Residency

Cleveland, OH
Aug 23, 2016
Internal Medicine
Position Type

Cleveland Clinic's Internal Medicine Residency Program seeks a Director of Educational Development. The Director of Educational Development will play an integral role in curriculum development, teaching, assessment, scholarship, and innovation. This leadership role will develop and facilitate educational scholarship within the residency program. The Director will build and implement educational programs designed to equip faculty and residents with the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective clinicians and teachers.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Curriculum Development - Provide leadership, coordination, and integration of curriculum functions and activities
  • Educational Development - Develop educational processes that align with the learning needs of trainees and institute effective training strategies
  • Scholarship in Teaching - Advocate and support a scholarship in teaching approach
  • Instructional Design - Oversee and institute latest learning technology and knowledge management
  • Educational Research - Promote use of outcomes data to make residency program improvements; collaborate and lead initiatives to promote scholarship resulting from program innovations
  • Administration - Act as an ongoing resource in supporting the administrative efforts of the residency leadership team

Candidates must possess an EdD (doctorate degree in education) or PhD in an education oriented field. Ideal candidates will have experience with medical education curriculum development, learning assessment, program evaluation, faculty development and scholarship. Apply now to join one of the largest Internal Medicine residency programs in the country currently rated #1 in Ohio to be on the cutting edge of educational reform and innovation. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Please be sure to upload a cover letter as well as your CV when applying for this position.

Cleveland Clinic offers competitive salaries and benefits. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

About Us

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.

Our Heart Center has been ranked number one in America for 21 years in row in U.S. News and World Report. Cleveland Clinic's Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute and Digestive Disease Institute are ranked very near the top, and our specialties of orthopaedics, otolaryngology, nephrology, neurology/neurological surgery, rheumatology, pulmonary, endocrinology, gynecology, ophthalmology and geriatrics are each among America's ten best in their fields.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,000 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2015, they provided a total of 6.62 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

Any application submitted without a CV will delay the review process

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