Fixed-Term Faculty, Open Rank

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
May 16, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Allied Health - PA - 405509

Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0002398

Position Summary: This full-time faculty appointment has responsibilities for instructional and administrative activities in both the didactic and clinical phases of the curriculum, with an with an educational focus on critical care, inpatient medicine, and procedural medicine. The faculty member will serve as course instructor for lecture, lab, and simulation-based didactic courses, with capacity for development as course director. In addition, student advising, involvement in admissions processes, and participation in ongoing program self-study and accreditation processes are required. Faculty members in the UNC Physician Assistant Program are expected to maintain an active 0.3 FTE clinical practice in their specialty. Academic rank is commensurate with experience. Essential Duties and Responsibilities * Instruction and evaluation of didactic and clinical phase students * Develop, implement, and evaluate didactic course curriculum * Clinical site evaluation * Mentor and advise physician assistant students * Participate in committees at the divisional and departmental levels, such as Academic Committee, Admissions Committee, and/or Supervised Clinical Practice Experience Committee * Participate in the admissions process * Participate in the program's ongoing self-study and accreditation process * Develop academic scholarship plan

Application Deadline:

Education Requirements: * Master degree relevant to physician assistant education and/or practice * Current NCCPA certification

Qualification and Experience: * Possession of, or ability to obtain North Carolina physician assistant licensure * Minimum of three years of working experience in the clinical setting, with a preference for candidates with inpatient critical care experience * Minimum of one year providing didactic and/or clinical education to physician assistant or medical students * Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and Apple iOS for iPad

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Robyn Catlett, H. R. Consultant

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: robyn_catlett@med.unc.edu

Special Instructions for Applicants:

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