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Professor, Medical Sciences

  • Requisition # 2024-140266
  • ShiftDay
  • StatusFull Time with Benefits


Our team members are the heart of what makes us better. 

At Hackensack Meridian Healthwe help our patients live better, healthier lives — and we help one another to succeed. With a culture rooted in connection and collaboration, our employees are team members. Here, competitive benefits are just the beginning. It’s also about how we support one another and how we show up for our community. 
Together, we keep getting better - advancing our mission to transform healthcare and serve as a leader of positive change.

Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine (HMSOM) is on a mission to transform healthcare through innovative education and groundbreaking research. As a Professor, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the next generation of physicians.

This is an open rank job posting. We are hiring Professors at the Assistant, Associate, and Full level. 


As a Professor, Medical Sciences at Hackensack Meridian Health, you will:

  • Design and deliver: Participate in our dynamic 3+1 curriculum, where students build a foundation in core medical sciences before tailoring their 4th year to individual passions and career goals. Guide them through active learning strategies, fostering lifelong learning and critical thinking.
  • Lead the way: Champion curriculum improvement initiatives, ensuring our program stays at the forefront of medical education.
  • Mentor and inspire: Advise students, providing crucial guidance and support as they navigate their medical journeys.
  • Collaborate and contribute: Serve on School of Medicine and professional committees, shaping medical education policy and contributing your expertise.
  • Contribute to excellence: Assist in LCME, MSCHE, OSHE, NJ-BME, and DOE accreditation activities, ensuring HMSOM maintains the highest standards in medical education.
  • Advance knowledge: Pursue research and scholarship that pushes the boundaries of medical education and scientific understanding.
  • Be a role model: Exemplify HMH's organizational competencies and uphold the highest standards of professional conduct.


Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Terminal degree (Ph.D., M.D., D.O.) with specialization in a basic science field.
  • Expertise in one of the following Pharmacology, Physiology, Pathology, Immunology/Microbiology, Anatomy/Neuroanatomy.
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching in an undergraduate medical education and/or other health science settings.

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Experience in team-based, problem-based, and case-based learning with students in both large and small class settings.
  • Demonstrated scholarship (e.g., publications, patents, extramural grant-funding, reaearch, etc.) in a relevant professional field.
  • Demondstrated ability to effectively employ active learning pedagogies.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability in developing integrated medical science course materials for undergraduate medical students in both preclinical and clinical phases.
  • Skills necessary to contribute to the continued development of a department of medical sciences at an emergent allopathic medical school. 6.Experience in LCME accreditation activities and development of new medical schools.


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At Hackensack Meridian Health, we help our patients live better, healthier lives – and we help one another succeed. Here, competitive benefits are just the beginning. It’s also about how our team members support one another and how we show up for our community. Together, we’re ready to transform health care and advance our mission to serve as a leader of positive change.


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