14 Aug

Didactic Principal Faculty – Physician Assistant Program

Marist College
Published
August 14, 2019
Location
Poughkeepsie, NY
Category
PA Jobs  
Job Type
Job Summary
The Physician Assistant Program at Marist College is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as the member of principal faculty with didactic teaching, academic advising, and admissions responsibilities.
Specialty
Academic/Faculty

Description

Didactic Principal Faculty

Physician Assistant Program

The Physician Assistant Program at Marist College is seeking a highly qualified individual to serve as the member of principal faculty with didactic teaching, academic advising, and admissions responsibilities. The successful candidate will join a highly collaborative team that has excellent PANCE pass rates.

The Principal Faculty will collaborate with the program director, PA faculty, and staff to support the program’s mission and ensure compliance with ARC-PA accreditation standards.

This is a full-time, 12-month position that will report to the Program Director and will work closely with students and program faculty and staff. The program is dedicated to allotting time and resources for the professional development of faculty and staff.  Any outside work, other than the one clinical day per week provided by the program, will be subject to the approval by the Dean.  Salary and rank for the position is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate will preferably have 1-3 years’ teaching experience in a higher education setting, demonstrate effective communication and collaborative skills in a team-oriented environment, and a demonstrate a history of successful time management.

Requirements for PA applicant:

  • A master’s degree from an ARC-PA accredited program
  • Current NCCPA certification
  • Current license or eligibility for licensing as a physician assistant in the State of New York
  • Minimum of 5 years of clinical experience (primary care), preferred
  • Program evaluation and student assessment experience and demonstrated ability to comply with accreditation standards related to evaluation and assessment

Requirements for Non-PA applicant:

  • MS, MD, DO, PhD or EdD
  • Program evaluation and student assessment experience and demonstrated ability to comply with accreditation standards related to evaluation and assessment

Essential Functions:

  • Teach didactic courses in the areas of clinical medicine and diagnostic data and interpretation
  • Assist with student academic advising
  • Supervise students in didactic courses and activities
  • Assist with admission, application review and interviews
  • Assist with ARC-PA accreditation activities
  • Maintain licensure and/or certification

Preferred Qualifications:

Doctoral degree in an area pertinent to PA education.

About Marist

Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River, in midtown Manhattan, and at its Florence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 384 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (8th Best Regional University/North, 2nd Most Innovative School/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. The College is top-ranked for long-term study abroad (#7 in the U.S.) by the U.S. State Department’s Open Doors report. Marist educates more than 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees. Pending accreditation approval, the College plans to open the Marist Health Quest School of Medicine in 2022.

Applications

Only online applications are accepted.

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, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

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