Anatomist Job Description Sample
Faculty In Human Anatomy
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Interested applicants must submit (as a single PDF):
Letter of application, which includes a description of how you meet the qualifications
Statement of Philosophy of Teaching
Name and contact information (including email addresses) for three professional references
Educator's Portfolio (optional)
The University of Michigan Department of Surgery, Division of Anatomical Sciences (U-M DAS) is seeking an experienced human anatomist to join our team as a faculty member, and to teach anatomy courses to medical, dental, graduate, and undergraduate students.
U-M DAS is currently comprised of seven faculty members, and intends to augment its instructional team for planned curricular growth. A career in the U-M DAS provides opportunities for educational scholarship and collaborative educational projects with other departments. U-M DAS houses seven newly remodeled dissection labs, extensive osteological and plastinated anatomical collections, and provides generous resources for a successful career at the University of Michigan.
U-M DAS seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.
Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.
Teaching responsibilities include:
Medical Gross Anatomy for first and second-year medical students (student dissection-based)
Gross Head and Neck Anatomy for first-year dental students (student dissection-based)
Advanced Anatomy (residency prep. Courses, bootcamps, etc.) for medical and dental students
Undergraduate and Graduate Human Gross Anatomy
Applicants must have:
A terminal degree in a relevant field (PhD, MD, DO, DDS, or DMD)
Experience and competence in teaching human gross anatomy in the laboratory and lecture settings, using active learning techniques and innovative pedagogical methods
Ability to relate human gross anatomy to clinical contexts in medicine and dentistry
Ability to work cooperatively in a team teaching environment
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Excellent written and oral communication
Experience in education, curriculum design, educational outcomes assessment, or educational research
Experience in cadaveric dissection
Experience teaching human gross anatomy for 2+ years in an accredited medical or dental school
UM-DAS provides superior, innovative, and engaging anatomical education and support. Our core values include: teamwork, respect, innovation, and diversity. We provide learner-focused anatomical education to a variety of students. We support the endeavors of U-M Medical School, Michigan Medicine, U-M Dental School, and other academic units both within the University and worldwide.
The University of Michigan is ranked in the top 5 of all U.S. public research universities, and the University of Michigan Medical School is ranked in the top 10 for both research and primary care of all U.S. medical schools. The University of Michigan Dental School is ranked #1 of all dental schools in the U.S. and #2 of all dental schools worldwide.
The University of Michigan is located in Ann Arbor, which is consistently ranked among the best places to work and live. Please see http://www.annarborusa.org/live-here/facts-rankings
Supervisor, Tissue Recovery Operations
The LifeNet Health mission is simple: Saving Lives. Restoring Health. Giving Hope. Its mission, along with its core values of safety, quality, innovation and service continue to create an unmatched record in transplant solutions, which cannot be achieved without talented, dedicated team members who share the same values and attributes that guide the LifeNet Health team every day.
If you have a commitment to customer care, quality and innovation as well as integrity and passion, then you've come to the right place.
We are currently seeking a Full-Time Supervisor, Tissue Recovery to join the LifeNet Health team in our Renton, WA location.
A Supervisor, Tissue Recovery supervises Tissue Recovery staff daily duties. Assists the manager with staff development and training programs. Ensures departmental compliance with organizational and industry regulations and standards. Provides leadership to tissue recovery teams and participates in all aspects of tissue recovery operations following established LifeNet and client policies and procedures. Participates in Administrator on Call duties.
You would be expected to perform all tasks assigned to you, including but not limited to:
Participates in all aspects of tissue recovery, including taking an active role in the call schedule as needed. Ensures timely and accurate completion of recovery records to facilitate tissue throughput for processing and release.
Responsible for day to day supervision of the full time and per diem staff ensuring on-call and daily schedules are developed and managed equitably and effectively. Monitors and reports payroll for staff according to schedules and case activity.
Assists the Manager with the evaluation and competency assessment of Tissue Recovery staff. Assists in the establishment and monitoring of departmental and divisional goals and objectives to ensure timely completion.
Participates in the Administrator-On-Call (AOC) call schedule reviewing case referrals for activation and assisting the recovery teams with case logistics.
Assists the Manager with the selection, development and training of Tissue Recovery staff. Participate in staff interviews and assist with the development of formalized training modules.
Documents, monitors and provides corrective action of complaints, non-conformances and accidents as needed.
Develops and maintains Tissue Recovery data reporting systems in order to provide weekly/monthly/yearly reporting of donor statistics and other information as needed.
Assists the Manager with the development of and compliance with departmental policies and procedures as well as compliance with industry standards and regulations.
High School Diploma or GED; Bachelor's degree in Allied Health, Life Sciences, Anatomy, Nursing or related field is preferred
Valid State Driver's License
LEAN Certification preferred
CTBS Certification; If not already obtained, to be acquired within 3 years of position start and maintained throughout employment in position
LNH Anatomist Certification or equivalent anatomical knowledge
Minimum 2 Years Supervisor Experience (Experience may include Team Leader and/or Tissue Recovery Anatomist)
Minimum 3 years Related Work Experience
Get to Know LifeNet Health:
LifeNet Health, headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is the largest nonprofit organ procurement organization ("OPO") and tissue bank in the United States, as well as a leading innovator in transplantation research and regenerative medicine. LifeNet holds the longest running current accreditation by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB). Its goal is to improve the quality of human life through the provision of organs and tissues for transplantation, as well as innovation in the fields of bio-implants and regenerative medicine, and to serve the community with educational and support services that enhance the donation process.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer EOE/M/F/Disability/Vet. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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