California University of Science and Medicine (CUSM), School of Medicine(SOM) is an LCME accredited allopathic medical school located in the shadow of San Bernardino mountains of Southern California. CUSM is temporarily located in San Bernardino, however, will relocate in 2020 to its permanent facility next to the teaching hospital, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) in Colton. In addition to the MD Degree, CUSM offers a Master’s in Biomedical Sciences degree through its MBS program.

CUSM is recruiting for faculty position in microbiology/immunology to fulfill the teaching duties in both the MD and the MBS programs. We are seeking faculty who will further the mission of CUSM by participating in student education and advising, scholarly activities, and university service of the graduate program leading to a Master’s degree in “Biomedical Sciences”.

Qualified candidates are invited to apply. Please include in your application the HR employment application, a current CV, a statement on your teaching philosophy, past or current scholarly activities, teaching experience in microbiology and immunology, and names and contact information of 3 references. Application reviews will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The above required documents should only be emailed to HR@calmedu.org. For inquiries regarding the MBS program, please contact Dr. Hani Atamna (atamnah@calmedu.org)


  • Ph.D., M.D., D.O., Pharm D., or doctoral degree in another relevant field.
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Prior teaching experience with the skill of course design (preferred but not required).
  • Demonstrated research experience and scholarly activity.

The Candidate must also demonstrate:

  • excellent interpersonal skills, high motivation, and ability to work independently.
  • ability to work effectively with diverse groups of students, staff, and faculty.
  • accountability by ability to meet deadlines with excellent follow-through skills.
  • ability to analyze situations, utilize effective judgment, logically reach solutions, and effectively handle and resolve challenges.
  • collegiality to maintain healthy work environment with peers while sharing and receiving collegial advice.
  • proficiency in education-related software and teaching technology as well as utilizing word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and graphics.

Successful candidates must be committed to quality graduate education with a demonstrated ability for excellence in teaching. For more information about CUSM, please visit https://www.calmedu.org/careers/.