Job: Academic Coordinator & Assistant Professor

Title Academic Coordinator & Assistant Professor
Date Posted February 20, 2018
Company Arcadia University
Specialty Instruction
Job Information

Arcadia University invites applications for a full-time, twelve-month, non-tenure track faculty position in the Physician Assistant Program at the Christiana campus in Newark, DE. As a principle faculty position, the Academic Coordinator is instrumental in the day-to-day operations of the Physician Assistant Program and the education of its students.

Essential Functions:

~ Evaluate, revise, and coordinate didactic course curriculum
~ Instruct didactic and clinical year students
~ Develop and evaluate didactic year student assessments
~ Develop, maintain, and mentor adjunct instructors
~ Participate in committees at the department and university levels
~ Mentor and advise physician assistant students ~ Participate in the evaluation of the overall effectiveness of the Program in meeting its mission

Arcadia's College of Health Sciences (CHS) houses the University's Community and Global Public Health Program, Genetic Counseling, Health Education, Medical Science (Physician Assistant Studies), and Physical Therapy programs. Through evidence-based practice and project-based learning, these programs prepare health care professionals for success in a rapidly changing global environment, with applied and pro bono clinical thesis work, clinical rotations, international fieldwork, and multicultural assessment. Graduates of Arcadia's CHS programs are at the forefront of their respective fields and employed with leading health organizations.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

~ At least three years of clinical experience
~ Strong organizational skills and keen attention to detail
~ Adept interpersonal and communication skills
~ Skillful problem solving capabilities
~ An ability to work effectively in a team environment

Minimum Qualifications:

~ Master’s degree is required; doctorate degree or willingness to pursue a doctorate degree is preferred

Other Requirements:

~ NCCPA certification

Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and a national leader in study abroad and international education. Approximately 3,900 students study at Arcadia, with 2,400 undergraduate students choosing from more than 65 fields of study. Arcadia promises a distinctively global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world.

For additional information and to apply, please visit: and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names and phone numbers of three professional references.

Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.

Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.

Address 450 S. Easton Road, Glenside, PA, 19038
Employment Full Time
Contact Name Katie Kelly
Contact email
Contact Phone (267) 620-4863