Assistant Dean of Educational Development - College of Osteopathic Medicine
Marian University, a Catholic and Franciscan institution of higher education, invites applications for the Assistant Dean of Educational Development for the College of Osteopathic Medicine. This position will design and implement a comprehensive competency evaluation system with faculty and the dean.
Specific duties include the responsibility to:
Oversee orientation to teaching to ensure quality learning.
Oversee testing and assessment metrics to insure reliability and validity.
Provide faculty assistance for design and production of educational materials.
Assist faculty and participates in educational research projects.
Write accreditation documents for AOA-COCA and HLC self- studies.
Review all faculty teaching assessments, curriculum outcomes, and other learning outcomes with continuous improvement in mind.
Develop competency assessment and remediation programs.
Assist the dean in evaluation of total educational outcomes for the COM and the Graduate program in Biomedical science.
Design and present faculty development sessions.
The ideal candidate will have an earned doctorate degree in a related field and professional school administrative office experience, preferably in a medical school. Familiarity with the educational assessment standards required by AOA-COCA is desired. Prior experience and a proven track record in developing and managing educational development strategies is a must. Strong computer skills and strong communication skills both written and verbal are important attributes for the successful candidate.
Marian University, founded in Indianapolis in 1937, is the only Catholic liberal arts university in central Indiana. It is a private, co-education school and serves both a traditional and non-traditional student body of more than 2,500 from 31 states and eight countries through dedication to excellent teaching and learning in the Franciscan and liberal arts traditions. Marian University is one of Indiana’s 31 independent colleges and one of 244 Catholic colleges and universities nationwide. In 2010, the university announced it would develop the first college of osteopathic medicine in Indiana. Housed in the Michael A. Evans Center for Health Sciences, the osteopathic medical school will serve the first class in the fall of 2013; Marian University is celebrating its 75th anniversary throughout 2012.
For best consideration submit a CV with a statement of your personal teaching and learning philosophy to Marian University Human Resources, 3200 Cold Spring Road, Indianapolis, IN 46222; electronic submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Professional references will be requested after initial screening. Applications will be received until position has been filled.
Marian University is An Equal Opportunity Employer