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Southern Illinois University

  • Location: Carbondale, IL
  • Post Date: 5/12/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME


Department of Physiology
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position: Non-tenure track 10-month academic term faculty position, beginning August 1, 2019, at 100% time in the Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, in the general area of anatomy and physiology.

Qualifications: Master's degree or equivalent education in physiology, anatomy or related field. May 2019 graduates will be considered. A sound knowledge of advanced human anatomy is required. Experience with human cadaver dissection is required, and an anatomy certificate is preferred. Previous teaching experience in undergraduate physiology and/or anatomy and digital instruction is strongly preferred.

This is a security sensitive position. Before any offer of employment is made, the University will conduct a pre-employment background investigation, which includes a criminal background check.

Description of Duties and Position: 
Teaching: Providing instruction to undergraduate, pre-professional and graduate students in a lecture and laboratory setting and tutoring medical students in the first-year medical curricula. Areas of instruction will include human structural and functional anatomy. Duties also include: lecturing in introductory and advanced anatomy course; management of the human cadaver laboratory; development of laboratory exercises and related instructional materials; a delivering lectures in other established and new anatomy and physiology courses as needed, including development of ne on-line courses. 
Service: The faculty member is expected to participate in service activities beneficial to the department. Serve on departmental undergraduate committees/ExO. Demonstrates, by actions, commitment to the mission and the behavioral standards of SIU School of Medicine. Provides excellent service to both internal and external customers through collaboration and partnership; compassion and respect; integrity and accountability; diversity and inclusion; as well as continuous learning and improvement.

Effective Date of Employment: Effective date of employment is on or before August 1, 2019.

Application DeadlineMay 31, 2019 or until filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants should submit curriculum vitae and arrange to have at least three letters of reference sent to:



Instructor Search Committee 
Department of Physiology 
School of Medicine 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1125 Lincoln Drive, Mail Code 6512 
Carbondale, IL 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideratio

Southern Illinois University