Lecturer and Clinical Coordinator, Radiation Therapy

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Lecturer and Clinical Coordinator, Radiation Therapy - Search #67662
Waters College of Health Professions/Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences

The Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences in the Waters College of Health Professions invites applications and nominations for the position of Lecturer and Clinical Coordinator of the Radiation Therapy programs. This position is located on the Armstrong campus, but may require teaching on the other campuses.

Georgia Southern University is the state's largest and most comprehensive center of higher education south of Atlanta. With 141 degree programs at the associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels, Georgia Southern is designated a Carnegie Doctoral/Research university and serves more than 27,000 students on three vibrant campuses—the Armstrong campus in Savannah, the Statesboro campus, and the Liberty campus in Hinesville. Georgia Southern offers an attractive campus environment that encourages learning, discovery, and personal growth. Nationally accredited academic programs prepare diverse scholars for leadership and service as working citizens.

Since 1906, the University's hallmark has been a culture of engagement that bridges theory with practice, extends the learning environment beyond the classroom, and promotes student growth and life success. Central to the University's mission is the faculty's dedication to excellence in teaching and the development of a fertile learning environment exemplified by a free exchange of ideas, high academic expectations, and individual responsibility for academic achievement. Faculty, staff, and students embrace core values expressed through integrity, civility, kindness, collaboration, and a commitment to lifelong learning, wellness, and social responsibility.

Within this setting, the Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences (DDTS) exists to educate students and to provide our culturally diverse communities with competent, team-oriented and compassionate healthcare professionals. As an inter-professional program within DDTS, the Radiation Therapy program prepares qualified students for a position in radiation therapy, to include working in hospital settings, outpatient facilities, management, industry, research, and teaching.

Position Description. Reporting to the department chair, the Lecturer and Clinical Coordinator duties include clinical, classroom, laboratory, and online teaching responsibilities as assigned, as well as student advising and presence at recruiting activities on and off campus. The position is a fiscal year (12 month) non-tenure track appointment. The salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned master's degree in Radiation Therapy, or a closely related field, by August 1, 2019;
  • Minimum of three years clinical experience in radiation therapy and current registration in Radiation Therapy from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists;
  • Minimum of one year of experience as an instructor in a JRCERT accredited radiation therapy program;
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States for the duration of employment without assistance from the institution.

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of five years clinical experience in radiation therapy;
  • Recent (within the last 3 years) clinical experience in radiation therapy;
  • Active registration by the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists as certified medical dosimetrist;
  • Minimum of two years of experience as a didactic instructor in a JRCERT accredited
    Radiation Therapy Program;
  • Proficiency with design and instruction, (i.e., trained in Quality Matters) for online courses.

    Screening of applications begins December 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. The preferred position starting date is July 1, 2019. A complete application consists of a letter addressing the qualifications cited above; a curriculum vitae; and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of at least 3 professional references. Other documentation may be requested. Only complete applications submitted electronically will be considered. Finalists will be required to submit to a background investigation. Applications and nominations should be sent to:

    Douglas E. Masini, Search Chair, Search #67662
    Georgia Southern University - Armstrong Campus
    Electronic mail: [email protected]
    Telephone: 912-344-2891

    To apply, visit: https://academics.georgiasouthern.edu/positions/faculty/

    More information about the institution is available through http://www.georgiasouthern.edu or http://chp.georgiasouthern.edu/diagnostic. Georgia Southern University seeks to recruit individuals who are committed to working in diverse academic and professional communities and who are committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and professional service within the University and beyond. The names of applicants and nominees, vitae, and other non-evaluative information may be subject to public inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act. Georgia Southern University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA to participate in the search process should contact the Vice Provost.

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    Posted: 10/30/2018
    Application Due: 10/30/2030
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