National Institute on Aging

Brown University — Assistant Dean of Medicine, PLME Advising

Job Description:

The Assistant Dean of Medicine for the Program in Liberal Medical Education (PLME) serves as an academic advisor to undergraduate PLME students and contributes to curricular and co-curricular programming. The position includes, but is not limited to, guidance on course selection for the student’s overall educational plan, assessing and evaluating the progress and attainment of competencies, serving as an application reader during admissions, writing letters of recommendation, and attending events related to the PLME. The Assistant Dean will also contribute to a curricular and/or co-curricular aspect of the Program’s portfolio which will be determined in consultation with the Associate Dean (and may include teaching a PLME course, developing co-curricular programming, etc.). This position is 0.20 FTE and comes with the expectation of in person availability in the PLME Office on Wednesdays during the University’s undergraduate academic year.

Job Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Medical degree with experience in practice of medicine or equivalent combination of skills and experience
  • Experience with Brown University’s mission, goals and philosophy with specific understanding of the eight‐year baccalaureate‐MD program the Program in Liberal Medical Education (PLME) required
  • Interest in medical education and professional development
  • Experience with counseling in the academic and professional development of undergraduate students
  • Experience with the admissions processes of Brown University preferred

Job Competencies

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrates professionalism, respect for others, and the ability to work collaboratively
  • Maintains self‐awareness of personal beliefs and potential biases
  • Ability to network to assist students for referrals to appropriate University resources
  • Active problem solver and leader, with an interest in learning and closing knowledge gaps
  • Excellent time management and accountability to meet with advisees, respond to correspondence, and write letters of recommendation
  • Possesses a willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive campus community

Criminal and education background check required.

Recruiting Start Date:

Job Posting Title:
Assistant Dean of Medicine, PLME Advising

Office of the Dean of Medicine & Biological Sciences

Grade 12

Worker Type:

Worker Sub-Type:
Seasonal/Intermittent (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)

Time Type:
Part time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Position Classification:
Hybrid Eligible

Submission Guidelines:
Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.

Vaccination Requirements:
In order to maintain 90% or greater universal vaccination rates on campus, all newly hired employees at Brown University must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work, unless they are approved for a medical or religious exemption. All employees must also receive a COVID-19 booster within thirty (30) days of becoming eligible. For more information, please visit the Healthy Brown site.

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