Clinical Assistant Professor

Potsdam, NY
Jun 23, 2019
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Position Information

Job TitleClinical Assistant ProfessorPosting NumberFac 2014000662FLSALevelFull-time/ Part-timeFull-timeIs this a temporary Position?No Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The School of Arts and Sciences at Clarkson University is actively seeking applicants to fill two Assistant Professor positions in Physician Assistant Studies.
•Assists the Program Chair in the organization, administration, continuous and periodic review, planning, development, and general effectiveness of the program
•Assists the DDE and DCE in the preparation of administrative reports as requested and assigned by the Program Chair
•Assists in development, review, and revision of the mission statement
•Participates in the design, implementation, coordination, and evaluation of the curriculum
•Course Director for assigned courses
•Assists the DDE in the coordination and scheduling of all didactic courses and classes
•Reviews the Student Handbook annually
•Schedules and assists with student remediation as needed
•Assists in the interview and selection of faculty members
•Provides for the continuous review and update of all didactic course materials and learning objectives
•Provides security for all course and examination materials
•Assists the DDE with the maintenance and coordination of the didactic schedule with the Administrative Assistant
•Provides assistance with the ongoing assessment and review of the didactic curriculum each semester
•Reviews instruments for student and faculty course evaluations
•Assists in other duties as assigned by the Program Chair
•Attends all scheduled staff and faculty meetings
•Assists DDE with coordination and assessment of the function of all adjunct faculty
•Teaches courses with which he/she has demonstrated competence and/or experience
•Assists the DDE with coordination of curricular modules and scheduline
•Assists the DCE with coordination, site visits, and maintenance of clinical sites
•Assists the DCE with end of rotation exams and “Call Back” Days
•Primary faculty member responsible for the Master’s Project
Essential Functions – Students
•Provides and facilitates counseling for students
•Reviews didactic/academic performance with students as needed
•Provides remediation for students with sub-standard performance as needed
Advises the Program Chair of any problems related to student behavior, academic performance, or professionalism
•Member of the Admissions and Student Progression committees
•Upholds values and mission of Clarkson University

Minimum Qualifications

NCCPA certified Physician Assistant or Board certified allopathic or osteopathic physician
•New York State PA registration/license (or eligible) or MD / DO licensed or eligible for licensure in New York State
•PA: Bachelor’s degree in a Health Related Field
•Consideration given to non-clinicians with strong science / health science background who possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree

Preferred Qualifications

Greater than 5 years of clinical experience
•Experience teaching in a PA program or Medical School
•For PAs, doctoral degree or Master’s with willingness to enter and complete a doctoral program

Physical Demands

Ability to complete essential classroom functions. Clarkson is committed to complying with the guidelines set forth under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date06/21/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions for this Posting

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities.

All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background check (including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal records).

Reference Request Details

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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  2. * What is the highest level of completed education that you currently hold?
    • High School Diploma/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • All But Dissertation (ABD)
    • Clinical Doctorate Degree (MD, DPT, OTD, DC, or similar)
    • PhD
Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents

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