HCOP Faculty Liaison

Job description

Job Title: HCOP Faculty Liaison
Location: Atl Metropolitan State College
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 223341
About Us

Welcome to Atlanta Metropolitan State College (AMSC), a University System of Georgia (USG) institution that is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Atlanta Metropolitan State College has a rich history that is tied to the City of Atlanta for which it is appropriately named. The college offers high quality baccalaureate, associate and certificate programs that are challenging, comprehensive and very affordable. Atlanta Metropolitan State College currently serves about 3,000 students and is situated on a beautifully landscaped Southwest Atlanta campus; which is located ten minutes south of downtown Atlanta and fifteen minutes north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

Job Summary

The Division of Science, Mathematics and Health Professions is responsible for leading, coordinating, and administering the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and Health Professions education process the College students. Currently the Division, in partnership with Emory University School of Medicine, is seeking qualified Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) Faculty Liaisons (Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics/Engineering) to join our team. The ideal candidates must be: dynamic, innovative, forward thinking and willing to embrace the Divisions’ student-centered vision, and currently teaching allied health and STEM majors at the institution.

The HCOP initiative is a federally funded grant totaling $3.2M designed to provide undergraduate students from economically and/or educationally disadvantaged students an opportunity to develop the necessary skills needed for acceptance into Health Science (Medical Imaging, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing etc.) professional programs. The HCOP Faculty Liaisons report to the HCOP Principle Investigator and Co-Investigator.


The HCOP Faculty Liaisons duties and responsibilities include:

  • Serve as course (Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics/Engineering) context resources
  • Develops and provides weekly ancillary course recitation materials (worksheets, challenge problem sets, case studies, etc.) for Academic Excellence (AEW) Workshops
  • Serve as a mentor/Advisor for HCOP participants
  • Participate in all HCOP Activities
  • Identify problem/scientific concepts that historically challenge student learning
  • Provide progress reports and early alert bulletins for program participants
  • Inform HCOP Administrators of course assignments deadlines, special projects/assignments and participant engagement in their courses
  • Provide feedback to the HCOP Administrators about ways to better support program participants
  • Serve as a resource for undergraduate students, and provide creative activities to assist student learning

Equal Employment Opportunity

Atlanta Metropolitan State College is an equal employment opportunity employer. Atlanta Metropolitan State College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or military/veteran status.

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Job No:
Posted: 1/16/2021
Application Due: 3/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time