Deadline: 1 may 2020
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.
Arcadia’s College of Health Sciences (CHS) houses the University’s Community and Global Public Health, 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 by leading health organizations.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in the greater Philadelphia area that promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience to prepare students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation for the ninth consecutive year by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report, and second for international programs by U.S. News and World Report. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia’s Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager. Due to the volume of applications received, communication will generally be limited to those candidates that are selected for additional consideration.
For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://faculty-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and upload 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. A selected applicant must have a background check completed prior to commencing employment.
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
Received: Associate Director, Program Director
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
Master’s degree is required; doctorate degree or willingness to pursue a doctorate degree is preferred
Application Instructions and Requirements
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names and phone numbers of three professional references.