Faculty, Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology/Virology

Columbus, Georgia
November 04 2021
Position Type
Full Time
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Faculty, Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology/Virology


Biomedical Sciences


School of Medicine

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Columbus, GA

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The Mercer University School of Medicine (MUSM) invites applications for a non-tenure track, 12-month appointment on the Columbus campus for a Faculty of Biomedical Sciences with a focus on Microbiology/Virology. The successful candidate will serve as a facilitator in an integrated medical curriculum that includes small and large group case-based learning.

MUSM focuses on educating physicians and healthcare professionals to meet the primary care and health care needs of rural and medically underserved areas in Georgia. Faculty members are expected to participate broadly across the curricula and engage in scholarly activities in areas of biomedical science, medical education, or community-oriented research. Additional duties include course administration and contributions to institutional/departmental governance and service. Experience in health professions education and with innovative learning strategies including the ability to facilitate large and small interactive sessions is preferred.


Successful candidates will hold a terminal doctoral degree (PhD, MD/DO) and have strong evidence of teaching expertise in virology. Applications for the ranks of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor will be considered. Applicants applying for Associate or Full Professor ranks should have a strong record of medical school teaching in large and small group settings.

Background Check

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Required Documents

CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, References

Special Instructions to Applicants

Complete applications will include a cover letter including evidence of teaching ability, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of three professional references, including phone numbers and email addresses. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until filled.

EEO Statement


Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

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