Chair, Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Location
Washington, D.C.
Posted
Jun 09, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001110 Academic Title: Chair, Department of Physician Assistant Studies Rank: Professor, Associate Professor Administrative Title: Chair, Department of Physician Assistant Studies Discipline Health Sciences Specialty: Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track, Non-Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, This position requires a licensure, certification, or special requirements Proposed Start Date: 07/01/2017 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences seeks a full-time faculty member to serve as Chair of the Department of Physician Assistant (PA) Studies. Appointment will be made at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor with the option of a tenure track or non-tenure track appointment. Our location in the heart of the nation's capital affords faculty and students the opportunity to develop deep connections to Washington, D.C.-based governmental and non-governmental organizations involved in health care policy and health professions education.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The Department of PA Studies is one of twenty-three departments in the School and one of four within the Health Sciences. The Chair reports directly to the Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences and will use their leadership skills and administrative experience to guide the department's education programs, clinical activities, and research and service initiatives. The Chair will develop innovative approaches to enhancing the department's research initiatives and clinical practice and will partner with fellow chairs to advance interprofessional education and collaborative practices. The Chair will also foster a culture that encourages scholarship and advancements in adult learning.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must hold a terminal degree, specifically a master's degree for a PA or doctoral degree for a physician, and be eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment. A minimum of five years of experience in a research-intensive university or academic medical center is required.

Advertised Salary: Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete the online application and upload a CV and cover letter. Review of applications will begin on May 10, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Rank and salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Department Link: https://smhs.gwu.edu/physician-assistant/ Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/42361
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you hold a terminal degree, specifically a master's degree for a PA or doctoral degree for a physician?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you be eligible for licensure in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a minimum of five years of experience in a research-intensive university or academic medical center?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    PI98122902