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Instructor / Lecturer

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There are several additional positions for those that contribute to YSM in additional ways that are delineated below.

Instructor of Clinical [field]

Individuals with a MD or other terminal clinical degree who have completed clinical training and who are employed by Yale to provide clinical services are eligible for this title. Instructors of clinical [field] must have a demonstrated level of clinical skill commensurate with the requirements of the clinical practice specialty for which they are being appointed. They must also satisfy other clinical practice requirements of the department as set forth in the offer letter. These faculty are eligible for benefits, as set forth in Section XVII.D of the Yale University Faculty Handbook.

Appointments are made for up to five years and are renewable. They may be renewed based on a number of factors, including the continued need for the position, the availability of resources for the position, and the clinical productivity and performance of the individual.