Essential Functions: The academic services offices will work closely with all members of the team to design and implement curriculum and assessments that are aligned with or defining of national standards as related to medical professional skills development.The academic services officer will direct curriculum and instructional design, delivery and assessment of assigned programs delivered within the Kado Clinical Skills Center (medical and allied health professional simulation center). The academic services officer will align practices for education and assessment with national standards for Standardized Patient (SP) methodology, medical professional skills development, and evidence-based best practices in education.Maintain familiarity with best practices and advancements in research related to SP methodology, medical professional skills development, and innovations in learning and assessment for medical professionals in training.Partner with faculty and staff for program development including curriculum development, creation and delivery of educational support materials, evaluations, assessments, feedback and program evaluation. Analyze data to track the quality of program delivery, identify gaps and determine future needs.Collaborate with faculty and staff to identify and develop research activities and to participate in the dissemination of these activities in the form of publications, presentations, workshops and posters.Participate in national organizations and conferences.Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Masters degree required.Demonstrated excellence in curricular reform/advancement (new learning programs), implementation and assessment.Experience in developing assessments and feedback processes.Experience in developing and managing digital learning for adult learners.Excellent oral and written communication skills.Excellent organizational skills.Experience with program evaluation.Experience with quality assurance measures preferred.Experience in medical professional education preferred.
Internal Number: 76_207263
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.