Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor

Columbia, MO
Mar 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor
Nuclear Medicine Technology Program
University of Missouri-Columbia

The Diagnostic Sciences Department of the School of Health Professions is offering a full time benefit eligible position as an Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor in the Nuclear Medicine Technology Program as the program’s Clinical Coordinator.

Duties include but are not limited to: Organizing and maintaining evaluations of students throughout their clinical rotations; serving as a member of the Nuclear Medicine Advisory Committee and Nuclear Medicine Admissions Committee; organizing quarterly radiation safety meetings with professional phase students; conducting regular evaluation meetings with students and their clinical preceptors to gauge their progress; organizing the clinical schedules for program students; and, delivering the program’s didactic content to the professional phase students.

The Nuclear Medicine Technology Program emphasizes teaching excellence resulting in highly sought-after graduates with a consistent 100% pass rate on national board exams. This program includes clinical experiences spanning a wide variety of settings which includes central radiopharmacy, PET centers, multiple large research hospitals, and smaller rural hospitals. Further, the Missouri University Research Reactor (MURR) provides unique opportunities for this program’s students. As the highest flux research reactor in the United States, the reactor supports a cadre of expert radiation scientists that span multiple disciplines and this expertise is a significant asset to the quality of instruction received by our students. This program is one of five programs in the Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department, which values a collegial environment that supports the intellectual and professional growth of students and faculty. The Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences Department is one of five departments within the School of Health Professions, a rapidly expanding school within the University of Missouri.


Applicants must be American Registry of Radiologic Technologists [ARRT (N)] registered or Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) certified; with two years or more of full time clinical experience; with an additional two years (or greater) experience as an instructor in a Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) accredited program. At minimum a master’s degree is required with those enrolled in, or who have completed a doctoral degree being preferred.


Commensurate with education and experience.

Application Materials

Apply using the online application. Be prepared to upload a letter of interest and official transcript in the attachments area for the application. A current curriculum vitae must be saved to the resume/CV section for the application. Additionally, three letters of reference should be mailed directly to: Jeff Galen, M.Ed., C.N.M.T., Chair of the Nuclear Medicine Search Committee, Diagnostic Sciences Department, 605A Lewis Hall, Columbia, MO 65211-4230.

Questions about this recruitment can be emailed to: Review of applications will be continued until the position is filled.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


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