American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) seek a proven, creative leader to direct the Educational Evaluation and Assessment Division and serve as Assistant Dean in our AUC Center for Medical Education. The successful candidate will be an expert in data analysis, management, and reporting. Reporting to the Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, the Assistant Dean will oversee the activities of a dedicated staff of technicians and administrators and work directly with faculty members. The ongoing commitments include collaborating with faculty in the design and implementation of outcome assessment; development of new strategist enhance MCQ exams and OSCEs; consulting with course directors on program evaluation; and mentoring students and faculty in educational research and scholarship. A faculty appointment is available to eligible candidates.
Required - PhD or EdD in health sciences education, instructional design, cognitive psychology, educational psychology, educational measurement, statistics, psychology, or a related field.
Required - At least 5 years of experience in health sciences education
Preferred - Experience specifically in medical education
An established track record of scholarship including study design, data collection analysis, and dissemination.
Evidence of leadership in international professional organizations
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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. AUC was founded in 1978 and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission on Colleges of Medicine, which is recognized by the US Department of Education and the World Health Organization. AUC offers a diversity of students, primarily US citizens and permanent residents, with the opportunity to pursue a high-quality medical education. AUC graduates are practicing medicine in some of the most prestigious hospitals in the United States, with many earning Chief Resident positions and other positions of leadership.
AUC employs a U.S. model curriculum, with two years of medical sciences taught at the St. Maarten campus, followed by two years of clinical sciences taught at affiliated hospitals in the United States and United Kingdom. AUC is known for its student–centered environment, a faculty passionate about teaching, and a commitment to giving students who have the desire, the persistence, and the intellectual capacity an opportunity to become outstanding physicians. In 2013, AUC achieved a first-time pass rate of 97 percent on USMLE, which is on par with the rate achieved by US and Canadian schools, and above the rate achieved by osteopathic schools (94 percent) and international schools (79 percent).