Simulation Technology Specialist
The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) is seeking qualified applicants for a Simulation Technology Specialist. This position reports to the Coordinator, Simulation Education, in the Office of Medical Education (OME) at UNR Med in conjunction with the Orvis School of Nursing (OSN).
The Schools of Medicine and Nursing share in the simulation and clinical skills facility that is part of the Pennington Health Sciences Education building. These educational activities are critical components of the clinical skills curriculum for students in the healthcare disciplines and for residents. The facility supports two types of systems, which are integrated: 1) specialized patient simulation equipment, which emulates human body functionality; 2) system(s), which develop, practice, and test clinical patient care skills.
To operate these systems, the Specialist performs analysis, design development, modification, specifications, standards, and equipment testing and evaluation of patient simulators, computer, and other specialized components of the clinical skills system(s).
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution and two years of related work experience, or
A Master's degree and one year of related work experience.
Related Experience: Hands-on, information technology experience in a health care or educational environment to include use of medical terminology and PC computers.
This position may require a variable work schedule.
The total compensation package includes a negotiable competitive salary, moving allowance (if applicable), a rich retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life insurance, long-term disability, annual and sick leave, along with many other benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for faculty and dependents. For more information, please visit: https://www.unr.edu/hr/benefits
Faculty Dual Career Assistance Program
The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes the importance of addressing dual-career couples’ professional needs. We offer a dual career assistance program to newly hired faculty spouses/partners that provides resources and assists them to identify career opportunities in Northern Nevada. Dual Career Assistance Program
For more information on the University and the School of Medicine, please visit https://med.unr.edu
For more information on the Office of Medical Education, please visit https://med.unr.edu/ome
Please follow the link below to submit your application and be sure to attach the following four documents:
2) Letters of Application (Cover letter) including a description of research activities
3) Three professional references (include name, title, company/organization, email address, phone number)
4) One-page personal diversity statement