Columbia University CUMC-Short-Term Casual (S-PREP Preceptor) in New York, New York

Job TitleCUMC-Short-Term Casual (S-PREP Preceptor)

Job Code Title

Job Requisition Number 095044

Department 7505- P&S Vice Dean For Education

Location Medical Center

Job Type Short-Term Casual

Bargaining Unit

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Hours Per Week

Job Family Administrative Support

Salary Grade Short Term Casual

Salary Range $32.14 hourly rate

Advertised Summary Job Description ABOUT S-PREP AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

The State Pre-College Enrichment Program (S-PREP) is a free high school and college preparation program for 7th -12th grade students who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine or related STEM fields. The long range objective of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented minorities in healthcare and STEM professions. The program offers enrichment courses geared towards preparing students for success in math and science. The program also offers career development workshops, college counseling services, field trips and college tours. The program will commence in October, 2018 and will be hosted through May, 2019.


The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs at Columbia University, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons is currently seeking Preceptors for middle and high school students who will be taking math and science courses as part of the 2018-2019 State Pre-College Enrichment Program. Courses will include but may not be limited to Algebra, Anatomy, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics, Calculus. Classes will be held on Saturday's from 9:00 am ? 11:00 am and 1:00 pm to 3:00pm at the Vagelos Education Center at Columbia University Irving Medical Center.


-Support the preparation of program sessions including classes, special events and other activities;

-Serve as preceptor for assigned class sessions based on provided syllabus and course blueprint;

-Assist with the assessment of students' academic performance by administering quizzes and exams following provided examples;

-Provide feedback regarding students' participation for bi-annual evaluations;

-Attend all special program events including opening and closing ceremonies as well as conferences;

-Provide recommendations for program improvements;

-Administrative and clerical duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant High school graduate or equivalency required.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Applicant must be a full time Columbia University medical, dental or graduate student. Education and training in science and/or mathematics required.

Special Instructions

Preferred Qualifications Previous teaching experience extremely helpful, but not necessary.

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HIPAA Compliance training required No Response

Participation in Medical Surveillance required No Response

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 09-17-2018

Requisition Close Date

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