Physician Assistant Program Faculty
The Graduate School (www.graduate.umaryland.edu/) at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) in collaboration with Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is seeking applicants for a 0.8-1.0 FTE non-tenure faculty member, for the Physician Assistant Program. The primary responsibilities include: teaching and evaluation in the didactic year and during clinical call-back days; didactic and laboratory activities; and clinical site visits and evaluations associated with the Physician Assistant Program.
Doctoral degree in Medicine with eligibility for Maryland licensure and completion of an accredited medical residency program in one of the following: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics or Behavioral Health. or a Master’s prepared Physician Assistant from a regionally accredited institution with current NCCPA certification. Two years’ experience in discipline with expertise in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics or Behavioral Health is required.Strong interpersonal abilities with excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with students, staff, faculty, preceptors, clinical site staff, and organizational administrators is required.Experience in healthcare and knowledge of behavioral and population health is preferred.Previous teaching experience in a formal physician assistant program is preferred. To be considered for the rank of Assistant Professor, candidates must have exemplary teaching record over the course of at least three years.Willingness and ability to travel to clinical locations as needed. Valid Maryland driver’s license is required. Graduates of the UMB/AACC Collaborative PA program, AACC PA Program, or PALLA Fellowship will be given preferred consideration. HOW TO APPLYInterested candidates should apply online and submit the following:Cover letter, noting the position for which candidacy is soughtStatement of teaching philosophyStatement of scholarly interestsSigned and dated curriculum vitaeThree references with contact information Questions about this faculty opening may be directed to:Dr. Cherilyn HendrixAssociate Professor, PA Program DirectorUMB/AACC Collaborative Physician Assistant Program7009 Arundel Mills Circle, Suite 207Hanover, MD 21076Office: 410-777-7392[email protected] Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience. If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Human Resource Services at 410-706-2606, Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258. UMB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Job Posting: Apr 22, 2021