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:
- CV (USU or AAMC Format)
- Letter of Recommendation from local Department Chair or Program Director
- Command Endorsement
- USU Form 107
If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact the Faculty Coordinator.