Office of Medical Education
Research and Development
College of Human Medicine

Office of Medical Education
Research and Development
College of Human Medicine

Biographical Information and Recent Accomplishments

John MolidorJohn B. Molidor, Ph.D.
Professor
Assistant Dean, Flint

Hurley Medical Center
One Hurley Plaza
Flint, MI 48503

Phone: 810-232-7000
FAX: 810-232-7020
E-Mail: jmolidor@msufame.msu.edu


 

A. Education

Ph.D., Educational Psychology; Decision Making, Problem Solving, and Judgment, Measurement and Evaluation; Statistics and Research Design; Medical Education; Information Systems.  Michigan State University, 1979

M.A., Educational Psychology and Information Systems. Michigan State University, 1974

B.A., Psychology and Computer Science. College of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN, 1973

B. Expertise and Research Interests

Generational Differences in the Workplace and Medicine; The Use of the Interview as a Selection Device; Emotional Intelligence; Personality Differences in Medicine; Effective Presentation Skills; Cognition/Thinking; Career Planning for Medical Students

C. Recent Funding

D. Recent Publications and Presentations

Molidor, J.B., Face to Face! Maximizing the Return on your Residency Selection Interview.
Guide to Medical Education in the Teaching Hospital, 5th Edition. Chapter 17.  2008

Molidor, J.B., Face To Face! The Care and Treatment of the Residency Selection Interview. Guide to Medical Education in the Teaching Hospital, 4th Edition. Chapter 17.  2006

Molidor, J.B., Game-Set-Match! Winning Strategies and Applications For The 2006 Resident Matching Process.  2006 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  May 2005.

Molidor, J.B., Creating Psychological Presence!  Exploring Effective Presentation and Communication Skills.  Journal of Veterinary Medical Education.  January 2005.

Molidor, J.B., Face To Face!  The Care and Treatment of the Residency Selection Interview.  Guide to Medical Education in the Teaching Hospital, 3rd Edition.  Chapter 17.  August 2004.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2005 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 2004.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2004 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 2003.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2003 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 2002.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2002 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 2001.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2001 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 2000.

Molidor, J.B., The ‘Rites’ of Passage!  Finding Your Way In The Residency Selection Process.  2000 Career Planning Guidebook.  Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education.  June 1999.

Molidor, J.B., and Barber, K.R.  I Can’t Believe You Asked That!  A Commentary.  Academic Medicine.  73(7): 731-733, 1998.

Molidor, J.B., and Campe, J.L  Once Upon A Time … The Use Of Narrative Story In The Selection Process.  Journal of Teaching and Learning In Medicine.  10(2): 116-122, 1998.

TypeCast: Where Do You Fit? Exploring Personality Differences in Medicine.  Presented at Genesys Regional Medical Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program.  Grand Blanc, Michigan.  December 2007.

Showcase Your Skills! Mastering The Art Of Being Interviewed.  Presented at Hurley Medical Center General Competencies Curriculum.  Flint, Michigan.  November 2007.

Uncover Your Uniqueness! Creating A Comprehensive Cover Letter & Curriculum Vitae.  Presented at Hurley Medical Center General Competencies Curriculum.  Flint, Michigan.  November 2007.

Here Comes Generation Why! Interacting With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses 33rd Annual Convention.  Baltimore, Maryland.  October 2007.

Getting The Answers To Questions You Can’t Ask! A Fresh Look at Residency Interviewing.  Presented at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Phoenix, Arizona.  October 2007.

Generational Differences: Implications for Teaching & Practice.  Presented at Inaugural Excellence in Clinical Teaching Series and Faculty Recognition Dinner.  Ada, Michigan.  October 2007.

Here Comes Gen Why! Teaching And Interacting With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at Northwestern Memorial Hospital Medical Grand Rounds.  Chicago, Illinois.  October 2007.

Getting The Answers To Questions You Can’t Ask! A Fresh Look at Residency Interviewing.  Presented at Michigan Association for Medical Education 2007 Fall Meeting.  East Lansing, Michigan.  October 2007.

Face-To-Face: Designing An Effective EI Selection Interview.  Presented at Blank Children’s Hospital 2007 Dr. Charlotte Fisk Visiting Professorship.  Des Moines, Iowa.  September 2007.

They’re Here! Teaching and Interacting with Gen X and Why.  Presented at Blank Children’s Hospital 2007 Dr. Charlotte Fisk Visiting Professorship.  Des Moines, Iowa.  September 2007.

Getting The Answers To Questions You Can’t Ask! A Fresh Look at MBA Interviewing.  Presented at Duke University The Fuqua School of Business.  Durham, North Carolina.  August 2007.

Game-Set-Match! Winning Strategies and Applications For The 2008 Resident Matching Process.  Presented at University of South Florida College of Medicine.  Tampa, Florida.  July 2007.

Here Comes Gen Why! Interacting With The Next Generation of Residents.  Presented at Eastern Virginia Medical School.  Norfolk, Virginia.  June 2007.

Can You Hear ME? Creating Attention & Presence With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at 2007 Graduate Management Admission Council Admission Directors Symposium & Deputy Admission Directors Symposium.  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  June 2007.

It’s All About Connection! Examining What’s Actually Going On In The Brains Of Your Audience.  Presented at 2007 Graduate Management Admission Council Admission Directors Symposium & Deputy Admission Directors Symposium.  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  June 2007.

Can You Hear ME? Communicating With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at American Academy on Communication in Healthcare Opening Pandora’s Box 25th Annual National Faculty Development Course.  East Lansing, Michigan.  June 2007.

Game-Set-Match! Winning Strategies and Applications For The 2008 Resident Matching Process.  Presented at Medical College of Wisconsin Medical Student Career Planning Program.  Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  June 2007.

Here Comes Generation Why! Interacting With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Annual Pediatric Update Conference.  Grand Rapids, Michigan. May 2007.

Here Comes Generation Why! Interacting With The Next Generation of Learners.  Presented at Association of Academic Physiatrists 2007 Annual Meeting Residency Program and Fellowship Directors.  April 2007.

Face To Face! A Fresh Look At EMBA Interviewing.  Presented at Executive MBA Council 2007 Executive MBA Marketing & Admissions Program Georgia Tech Conference Center.  March 2007.

Game-Set-Match! Match Week: The Ultimate Goal, What Can You Do To Get There Safely?  Presented at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Career Development Program Block I Students.  East Lansing, Michigan.  March 2007.

Moments In Time...Compiling A Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae.  Presented at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Flint Campus.  Flint, Michigan.  March 2007.

TypeCast: Exploring Personality Differences in Medicine.  Presented at University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Division of Biological Sciences MSI Symposium.  Chicago, Illinois.  February 2007.

It’s SHOW TIME!  Mastering the Art of Being Interviewed.  Presented at Genesys Regional Medical Center Core Competencies Series.  Grand Blanc, Michigan.  February 2007.

Once Upon A Time…Crafting a Compelling Personal Statement.  Presented at Genesys Regional Medical Center Core Competencies Series.  Grand Blanc, Michigan.  January 2007.

The Write Stuff!  Crafting A Compelling Personal Statement.  Presented at Genesys Regional Medical Center Core Competencies Series.  Grand Blanc, Michigan.  January 2007.

The Time Has Come…PreViewing the Resident Selection Process and Match & MBTI Test Administration.  Presented at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Flint Campus.  Flint, Michigan.  January 2007.

E. Honors and Awards

Outstanding Service Award, Association of American Medical Colleges/Central Group on Student Affairs, 2007.

Outstanding Faculty/Staff Award, Minority Medical Students – Flint Campus, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, 2000 – 2007.

Charlotte Fisk Visiting Professor at Blank Children’s Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa, 2007.

Doctor of Humane Letters (Honorary), A.T. Still University Arizona School of Health Sciences, Mesa, AZ  2005.

Inductee, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Premedical Honor Society, Michigan State University – Gamma Chapter, 2000.

Blanchard Memorial Lecturer, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Foundation, 1999.

F. Service to Professional Organizations

Michigan State University/Flint Area Medical Education: Graduate Medical Education Committees (Genesys, Hurley, McLaren Hospitals), Undergraduate Medical Education Committees (Genesys, Hurley, McLaren), Specialty Councils (Genesys, Hurley, McLaren), Editorial Board Hurley Medical Journal, Flint Roundtable, Great Flint Area Hospital Assembly, Genesee Area Focus Council

Michigan State University/College of Human Medicine: Community Assistant Deans, Dean’s Staff, Admissions Committee, Curriculum Committee, Student Performance Committee, Student Information System, Numerous Task Forces and Search Committees, LCME Accreditation and Self-Study Task Forces

G. Memberships

Association of American Medical Colleges/Group on Regional Medical Campuses Association of American Medical Colleges/National Group on Student Affairs
Association of American Medical Colleges/Central Group on Student Affairs
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Premedical Honor Society
Delta Epsilon Sigma, National Scholastic Honor Society
Central and Eastern AHEC
American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
American Educational Research Association
Association of Hospital Medical Education
Michigan Association of Medical Educators
National Speakers Association
National Speakers Association – Michigan Chapter

H. Professional Consultations

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
American College of Physicians
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Michigan State University
Association of Hospital for Medical Education
Blank Children’s Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa
Duke University Fuqua School of Medicine
Executive MBA Association
Graduate Management Admissions Council
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Medical College of Wisconsin
St. Joseph Hospital, Phoenix Arizona
Union College
University of Pritzker – Chicago/School of Medicine
University of South Florida School of Medicine