Fellow - Academic Affairs

Location US-Remote/Virtual
Job ID
American University of the Caribbean (AUC)
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status
U.S. - Exempt

Opportunity at a Glance

These Fellowship positions are designed ONLY for recent American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) M.D. graduates awaiting residency placement who wish to extend their clinical medicine teaching, service-based learning, medical sciences and public health research portfolio.  


Note: Due to current circumstances around COVID19, this position will be a US Remote position for the term of this position.


Academic Affairs Support:

  • Reporting to the Dean of Academic Affairs, or Representative
  • Assist in preparation and presentation of academic support services to incoming students during orientation.
  • Under the direction of the course director, serve as a course instructor in the Learning Enhancement Courses (LEC).
  • Hold by-appointment academic support meetings in order to serve as a resource and advocate for students.
  • May participate in Medical Science Academic Support Board meetings.
  • May attend meetings with faculty members to prepare and present guest lectures and continuing education.
  • Attend Student Government Association (SGA).
  • May be asked to attend curriculum committee and faculty meetings, by invitation, as necessary.
  • Actively participate in university life and contribute to and promote the mission of the University.
  • Completes other duties as assigned.


NOTE:  This is a non-faculty position.


  • A recent M.D. graduate of AUC; typically awaiting residency placement or an M.D. involved in residency training on an approved leave of absence.
  • Must have completion of all clinical rotations
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Strong teaching skills and experience or evidence of potential
  • Desire for self-improvement
  • Flexibility and ability to work well on a team
  • Must demonstrate exceptional professionalism
  • Ability to research queries independently
  • Ability to work independently and ability to know when to take it to the team and/or manager
  • Experience with some of AUC’s clinical education placements.  
  • Strong teaching and writing skills
  • Familiarity working with medical students in clinical settings and familiarity with US evaluation mechanisms. (NBME, USMLE I and II)
  • Satisfactory or better grade in 5th semester 


We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.

Who We Are

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) is an international medical school preparing physicians for careers in the United States, Canada, and worldwide. We believe that today’s complex healthcare landscape requires a different type of doctor, one who is globally minded and capable of working as part of a cohesive team to deliver empathetic, extraordinary care to diverse patient populations. AUC employs a U.S. model curriculum with two years of medical sciences taught at our St. Maarten campus, followed by two years of clinical sciences taught at affiliated hospitals in the United States and the United Kingdom. AUC is proud to have more than 7,000 alumni eligible for licensure in all 50 states and practicing medicine as chief residents, department chairs, program directors, researchers, entrepreneurs, and community advocates.

AUC’s mission is to train tomorrow’s physicians whose service to their communities and patients is enhanced by international learning experiences, a diverse learning community, and an emphasis on social accountability and engagement. Learn more about AUC, part of Adtalem Global Education, at www.aucmed.edu.


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