IHP Instructor/Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies (FACULTY)

Charlestown, MA
Feb 28, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Institution:

MGH Institute of Health Professions, founded by Massachusetts General Hospital, is an innovative and independent graduate school in Boston that is a member of Partners HealthCare. The Institute's Department of Physician Assistant Studies offers a progressive 25-month generalist PA program located in the city's historic Charlestown Navy Yard. The program has received Accreditation-Provisional from the ARC-PA and is scheduled for a final provisional accreditation visit (the last step before transitioning to continuing accreditation) in December of 2018.

Job Description/Responsibilities
The MGH Institute of Health Professions seeks an experienced educator to join our dynamic team of faculty and staff in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. Faculty are responsible for curriculum development, delivery, and evaluation in both didactic and clinical components of the program, student advising, developing collaborative opportunities with community partners, and contributing to interprofessional education within the Institute. Faculty play a prominent role in the program's ongoing self-study process. This position includes an expectation of serving on Institute committees and participating in scholarly activities. Research and/or clinical interests may vary and will be supported with protected time. The program's integrated curriculum, which is primarily delivered using Team-based Learning, is designed to focus on the learner and allow faculty the opportunity to mentor students into thoughtful and highly skilled PAs.


Qualified educators with experience in public health, pharmacology, graduate-level basic science, psychology, nursing, or health care research (bench and/or public policy) are encouraged to apply. Candidates must hold a master's degree at a minimum (doctorate preferred) and certification with eligibility for licensure in Massachusetts, as appropriate to their field. Clinicians should have at least 5 years of clinical experience. The applicant should have experience in graduate-level teaching as well as curriculum development and assessment.

How To Apply:

All applicants should apply online at www.mghihp.edu/job-search, job opening #3058034.

A cover letter, CV and the names and contact information of at least 3 references can also be submitted to:

Lisa Walker, PA-C, MPAS
Director, Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Charlestown Navy Yard
36 1st Avenue
Boston, MA 02129
Email: [email protected]

EEO Statement

The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations and applications from individuals who would bring diversity of experience, thought and practice to the Institute's research, teaching and clinical missions. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.

Primary Location: MA-Charlestown-MGH IHP
Work Locations: MGH IHP 36 First Avenue Charlestown 02129
Job: Teaching/Faculty
Organization: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH)
Schedule: Full-time
Standard Hours: 40
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Recruiting Department: IHP PA
Job Posting: Feb 14, 2018