SUR Instructor



The rank of instructor is an initial appointment appropriate for qualified individuals with MD, Ph.D., or equivalent advanced degree and some professional experience, whose qualifications in scholarly activities (including research and teaching) do not meet the criteria for the rank of Assistant Professor.

Physician assistants, social workers, post-doctoral fellows, research associates, senior research associates, and chief residents and clinical fellows (who have completed initial residency training) are eligible for appointment as faculty members at the rank of instructor with the addition of appropriate teaching responsibility to their other duties.

To begin the process of obtaing an Instructor appointment please submit the following items to the Faculty Coordinator:

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact the Faculty Coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

Faculty Appointment Contact

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Surgery
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Phone: (301) 295-3155
Fax: (301) 295-3627


Gary G. Wind, MD, FACS
Associate Chair for Faculty Development
Chair, Internal Committee on Appointments, Promotions, and Tenure


Charfadi Nasution
Faculty Coordinator
(301) 295-3156