Job: Academic Coordinator – Physician Assistant Program

Title Academic Coordinator – Physician Assistant Program
Date Posted May 8, 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 Glenside campus in Glenside, PA. 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.

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 healthcare 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.

For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://faculty-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names and phone numbers of three professional references.

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.

Responsibilities
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.
Qualifications
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

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
At least three years of clinical experience

Other Requirements:

NCCPA certification
Application Instructions and Requirements
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia’s Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.

Full consideration will be given to applicants who successfully upload the following:

Cover letter
Curriculum vitae
List of professional references

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

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