Rocky Vista University — Assistant Dean of Preclinical Curriculum


Rocky Vista University in Parker, CO has an opening for a

Assistant Dean of Preclinical Curriculum (Full-Time)

To be considered for this position applicants should submit a resume/cover letter and salary requirements.

SALARY AND BENEFITS: The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to skill, knowledge, experience, education, and credentials.

The salary range represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

RVU offers a full benefits package that included 401(k), Health, Dental and Vision insurance, paid vacation, sick and holidays.

RVU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


  1. Demonstrate an active and consistent commitment to the mission of Rocky Vista University and its College of Osteopathic Medicine
  2. Develop and maintain positive relationships faculty, staff, and students in Utah and Colorado in conjunction with the Assistant Dean of Preclinical Program Assessment
  3. Manage and coordinate faculty and course directors to create a unified and cohesive curriculum 2
  4. Maintain a high level of communication and collaboration with the Department of Clinical Education to ensure cohesive and integrated educational experience through years 1-4
  5. Develop the policies and procedures for the preclinical education of RVUCOM students
  6. Develop the preclinical curriculum and the possess the ability to deliver and assess student performance of the preclinical curriculum of the COM,
  7. Ensure the delivery and continuous evaluation and improvement of the preclinical curriculum.
  8. Work with faculty and administration to implement the integration of clinical knowledge and skills, biomedical sciences and osteopathic principles and practices throughout pre-doctoral education to advance RVUCOM students’ professionalism, knowledge, skills, and competencies to the level required for osteopathic graduate medical education
  9. Assist in the evaluation of need-based purchases for the preclinical education department, including support for educational and audio-visual resources, travel, teaching and research resources, and any other related products
  10. Assure the advancement and integration of high standards for ethical and professional behavior in all aspects for RVUCOM and personnel
  11. Participate in institutional and COM service as designated by the Dean
  12. Other duties as assigned by the Dean


  1. Assist the Faculty and Administrators with special project assignments
  2. Promote a high reputation of RVU and its COM campuses
  3. Participate in media and public relations activities to further the mission of RVUCOM