Assistant/Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine-Arkansas Campus
Location: Jonesboro, Arkansas
Type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with experience
consideration for sign-on/moving bonus and start-up research funding for successful candidates.
Internal Number: RA#4890
The New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University (NYITCOM - Arkansas) Department of Basic Sciences invites applicants for a full-time, 12-month faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor. NYITCOM-Arkansas is an accredited and recently established additional campus of osteopathic medicine in Jonesboro, Arkansas that matriculates approximately 115 students each year. Located in the northeast corner of Arkansas, Jonesboro is the largest city in the region. It is approximately one hour from Memphis and has a population of approximately 80,000. Jonesboro is a thriving community that is home to numerous educational, commercial, agricultural, and healthcare entities. NYITCOM-Arkansas is housed in a newly renovated, state-of-the-art educational facility centrally located on the campus of Arkansas State University. NYITCOM-Arkansas offers competitive salaries and benefits including medical/dental insurance, vacation, CME, and a generous employer-matching retirement plan through TIAA-CREF. The main site in Old Westbury, New York has been training osteopathic physicians for over 40 years.
The successful candidate will:
Provide didactic lectures to first and second-year medical students in a systems-based curriculum
Facilitate small-group learning sessions in the first and second academic years
Mentor medical students throughout their medical school training.
Serve on committees to fulfill institutional and departmental needs.
Conduct bench or scholarly research and guide students in scholarly activities.
To apply, please provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research/scholarly interests and future plans, salary requirements, and contact information for 3 professional references (reference letters are not required at the time of submission).
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.
Employment-Based Visa Sponsorship may be considered for a highly qualified candidate.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Ph.D. in a relevant basic science field, human genetics, and physiology preferred; post-doctoral or teaching experience preferred
About New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine-Arkansas Campus
New York Institute of Technology's six schools and colleges offer undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in in-demand disciplines including computer science, data science, and cybersecurity; biology, health professions, and medicine; architecture and design; engineering; IT and digital technologies; management; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education founded in 1955, it welcomes nearly 8,000 students worldwide.
The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world. More than 112,000 alumni are part of an engaged network of physicians, architects, scientists, engineers, business leaders, digital artists, and healthcare professionals. Together, the university’s community of doers, makers, healers, and innovators empowers graduates to change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.