LSUHSC   New Orleans, LA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on November 14, 2023
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Position Summary: The School of Medicine is seeking applications for a faculty position to serve as Director of Standardized Patient Learning Center. Under the broad direction of the Assistant Dean for Advanced Learning and Simulation, the primary responsibility of this position is to direct the operations of the Standardized Patient Learning Center. This includes working with the Director for Advanced Learning and Simulation, course/clerkship directors, and Medical Director of the Standardized Patient Learning Center in the development and implementation of instructional methods and evaluation strategies for an integrated clinical skills curriculum, maintenance of physical resources including a sophisticated data/video software management system, and implementing an integrated standardized patient program for diverse learners to include all levels of medical students, Advanced Practice trainees in Nursing and Allied Health, nursing students, Allied Health students, all levels of residents and faculty.

The Director will work closely with the Assistant Dean of Advanced Learning and Simulation, the Medical Director, and the Director for Advanced Learning and Simulation in the implementation of educational and assessment modules. Primary faculty appointment will be in an appropriate academic department; rank and track determined by qualifications.

Required Education: PhD or equivalent

Required: 5 years Experience in medical education, to include developing performance-based educational exercises and assessments in standardized patient programs for medical education and experience in a management role that includes staff supervision and financial mgmt

** A Master’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization (Education, Performing Arts, Health, Nursing, Human Services, or othr relevant field) and additional two years of relevant professional-level experience can substitute for PhD

Preferred Education: PhD

Preferred: Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) certification

Preferred: Educational research experience and a record of medical education publications.

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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New Orleans , LA