Pro-Dean of Education, Faculty of Medicine & Health

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EDU is the first higher education institution in Europe to offer an interactive, digital study of human medicine. EDU students learn the scientific and practical basics of human medicine on a digital campus and, from the first trimester, also during regular practical phases in teaching hospitals. With this unique concept, EDU combines practical and theoretical education in an effective way and can bring medical education to where it is needed.

We seek the Pro-Dean of Education of EDU’s Faculty of Medicine and Health to be the visionary leader dedicated to enhancing and strengthening the student learning experience, as well as furthering the institution’s education provision in EDU’s modern setup. The successful candidate provides outstanding academic leadership that will position the organisation for continued student growth while ensuring that its educational offerings remain high-quality, distinctive and innovative. The Pro-Dean of Education serves as a key liaison and spokesperson for EDU through strategic planning, programme development, faculty development, and cross-disciplinary collaboration.


The key responsibilities of the Pro-Dean of Education will be the following:  
  • Provide academic leadership within the faculty to ensure that its educational offerings, staff, tools and methods are distinctive, innovative, high quality and internationally competitive.
  • Provide academic oversight within the faculty for the delivery of its education and the student learning experience
  • Lead and coordinate curriculum design, development and continuous improvement across all contributors and involving all stakeholders
  • Supervise the collaboration with teaching hospitals and the clinical training 
  • Develop and run the assessment schemes for the faculty’s program portfolio
  • Lead and coordinate the development of quality standards for digital medical education and especially clinical rotation and their evaluation 
  • Cooperate in the strategic program planning in Medicine and Health 
  • Build external collaborations and represent the faculty in coordination with the Dean externally.


As Pro-Dean of Education the following education and skillsets are needed: 
  • A degree in Medicine and a license to practice Medicine (accredited in Europe) 
  • Professor or Doctor Habilitation, or Privatdozent certificate
  • A Master of Medical Education (MME) is highly desirable, a Master of Health Administration (MHA) is advantageous
  • Clinical experience in a teaching hospital
  • Proven academic and people leadership capabilities 
  • Demonstrated experience in executive-level skills and the ability to work in a matrix environment 
  • Successful teaching experience (lectures, seminars, didactic experience); digital teaching experiences are of great benefit 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in German and English  
  • Very good MS Office and related software tool skills


At EDU you can develop professionally and personally if:
  • You are looking for a dynamic “start-up” academic environment with a passionate, ambitious team from over 20 nations
  • You want to help shape the innovation of education in medicine
  • You want to work in an international team across different locations in Europe


We are looking forward to receiving your application which you can send to



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