The Physician Assistant Program at Marist College is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as a member of founding principal faculty. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative environment that is focused on establishing the Physician Assistant Program.
The Program''s Principal Faculty will work with the Program Director and staff in a dedicated PA facility that is currently under construction with a completion date by the end of the year. This new facility will be a self-contained with faculty and support offices, conference room, high-tech classroom, on-site suite of clinical simulation labs and a traditional gross anatomy facility to support the learning experience. The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Marist College Physician Assistant Program sponsored by Marist College in September 2015.
This full-time, 12-month faculty position will report to the Program Director and work closely with students, staff and other program faculty. Primary duties include teaching didactic courses in the areas of clinical medicine, issues in healthcare, diagnostic data and interpretation, and related clinical areas. Faculty will supervise students in didactic and clinical courses and activities and assist with student advising. Faculty will also assist with admission, application review and interviews. Faculty are expected to participate in scholarly activities.
Candidates must have current NCCPA certification and current license or eligibility as a physician assistant in the State of New York. Master''s degree from an ARC-PA accredited program is required, along with one to three years of academic experience. A minimum of 5 years of clinical experience (primary care) is preferred. The successful candidate will have experience in a higher education setting, demonstrated effective communication and collaborative skills in a team-oriented environment, and a history of successful time management.
To learn more about the position, contact the Program Director, Kathleen Lill at
. To apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, and review of applications will begin immediately. Salary and rank for the position will commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, persons with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.
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