Full-Time Faculty, Physician Assistant Studies

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Full-Time Faculty, Physician Assistant StudiesSchool/Division:Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant StudiesOffice:Physician Assistant StudiesFull-Time or Part-Time:Full-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:The Hofstra University Department in Physician Assistant (PA) Studies requests applications from qualified individuals for a full time faculty position with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2021. The physician assistant program at Hofstra University is a fully accredited master’s degree program. This is a full-time (12-month) faculty appointment. The position is subject to financial availability.

Responsibilities include:
•Provides undergraduate, didactic year, clinical year, and/or research semester instruction.
•Instructs and assesses students in courses such as physical examination and diagnostic modalities courses, correlative medicine, structure lab, simulation activities, and summative exams.
•Instructs and assesses students in team-taught courses.
•Is responsible for the coordination of selected courses.
•Participates in curriculum development.
•Participates in examination oversight, including proctoring examinations.
•Is responsible for student assessment.
•Participate in program committees and meetings.
•Develop scholarly projects.
•Participates in faculty development and in PAEA.
•Participate in University-wide and community admissions events and other activities as required.
•Participates in the evaluation and selection of applicants as a member of the program’s Admission Committee.
•Serves as a faculty advisor for students.
•Participate in curriculum development and evaluation, student evaluation, and evaluation of the program.
•Assuring availability of remediation.
•Participates in mission statement review and revision.
•Participate in the duties necessary for program maintenance of accreditation.

Qualifications:Qualifications: Successful candidates will possess the following:
•Candidates must possess a terminal degree in their field. Physician assistants must be licensed in New York State, currently certified by the NCCPA, and have a minimum of a master’s degree.
•Previous teaching experience in a physician assistant program as a core faculty member is preferred but not required.
•Previous clinical experience as a physician assistant is necessary.
•Strong teaching, organizational, communication, and leadership skills are necessary.
Application Instructions:Hofstra University offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits including tuition remission and retirement plan. For consideration, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of teaching philosophy and goals to:

Department of Physician Assistant Studies
Attention: Carina Loscalzo, MS, PA-C
127 Hofstra University
132 Gallon Wing
Hempstead, New York 11549-1270
Phone: (516) 463-4412
Fax: (516) 463-5177
Email: [email protected]

Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:Open until filledDate Posted: 01/14/2021Posting Number: 896758




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Posted: 1/15/2021
Application Due: 2/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time