Northeast Ohio Medical University — Teaching Faculty in Developmental Biology

The Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is accepting applications for a temporary faculty position in Developmental Biology within the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology of the College of Medicine. This is a full-time, temporary (~1 year) position to be filled at the Instructor, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level depending on expertise.  The responsibilities for this position are focused on education, but can include research depending on the candidate’s expertise.  The ideal candidate will be an individual with a strong background in teaching human developmental biology.  Additional experience in teaching histology, gross anatomy and previous experience designing science curricula, especially related to development of online materials is preferred.  Research collaborations with members of NEOMED’s Musculoskeletal Research Group ( are highly encouraged for interested applicants.  Primary responsibilities include teaching human developmental biology to students in the health professions and development of curricular projects within the medical college. The position requires that the individual has the training and skills to explain basic science concepts, to relate these to clinical issues, and to develop virtual curricular content. The position will report to Chair of the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. and/or M.D. Experience in formal teaching or guidance of undergraduate and graduate research is highly desirable. Inquiries about the position should be directed to Chris Vinyard, Ph.D., Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology at Interested candidates should apply electronically at Please include a curriculum vitae and statement of teaching experience and interests as well as research interests if appropriate. Applicants should identify three individuals who would be willing to write letters of reference. Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by December 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The anticipated starting date is flexible, between March 1 and June 1, 2020.

Northeast Ohio Medical University is an AA/EEO Employer. The university has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free from all forms of discrimination. Women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.