Assistant Professor

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Jul 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5270

Job Title
Assistant Professor

Department
Physician Assistant Studies - 300840

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60058

Shift
Day

Position Details
The Department of Physician Assistant Studies is seeking an experienced PA educator for an Assistant Professor/Associate Professor position. The most competitive applicant will be a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be experienced in teaching and research, and comfortable using common software programs (e.g., Excel, Word, Power Point, etc...)

Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Preparing/delivering instruction and assessing student Performance.
* Participating in the program's self-evaluation processes.
* Participating in student recruitment, interviews and selection.
* Mentoring students in their professional development.
* Conducting research related to PA practice or education.
* Developing/applying for grants.
* Other scholarly activities.

PA faculty members are given release time to maintain clinical skills through the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (UNTHSC) multi-specialty group practice or through other arrangements. Faculty members enjoy excellent working relationships on campus and are eligible for state benefits including health insurance, retirement, holidays and vacation.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
Applicants must currently hold or be eligible for PA licensure in Texas. Current NCCPA certification is required.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Prior teaching experience is preferred but not required.

Special Instructions to Applicants
* Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

* Rank will be determined by qualifications.

* If you have any questions or for further information, please contact Kim Williams at 817-735-5499.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-Time

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
No

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
No

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
No

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
No

Require a certification?
Yes

If required, please list all certifications required for this position.
Applicants must currently hold or be eligible for PA licensure in Texas. Current NCCPA certification is required.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Assistant Professor

Job Open Date
07-26-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Faculty

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