Medical School Physiology Professor / USMLE Physiology Content Developer
UWorld, LLC

About $73,000 - $93,000 a year

UWorld is seeking remote medical school physiology professors to serve as USMLE® content developers for our web-based products. Successful candidates will collaborate with a team of in-house team of physician-authors, editors, and illustrators to produce high-quality content for our USMLE® Step 1 Question Bank and other UWorld products.


Time Commitment

Remote opportunity with a minimum of 10 hours per week (contract)


PhD in human physiology or related field, MD, or other equivalent qualification
Recent experience teaching physiology at the medical school level
Prior experience in writing board-style questions strongly preferred
High scores on the USMLE®, if applicable
Proficiency in MS Office
Exceptional communication skills, superior knowledge of human physiology, and passion for training future physicians
Job Responsibilities

Develop physiology content for the USMLE® Step 1 and other UWorld Question Banks, including writing clinical vignettes that follow the UWorld style and are based on examination blueprints and high-yield scenarios
Revise existing content written by other team members, providing and receiving feedback with tact and diplomacy, with a focus on accuracy, precision, readability, and educational value
Work with medical illustration team to create original high-yield images and figures highlighting important medical concepts or disease processes
Complete other tasks as requested


Hourly rate based on accepted questions