UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.Posting Title:
HSC-Physician Assistant Studies-300840College/School:
School of Health ProfessionsJob Location:
Fort WorthSalary Information:
Commensurate with experienceDepartment Summary:
The Physician Assistant Studies Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor to join our team. Position Summary:
The Department of Physician Assistant Studies is seeking an experienced PA educator for an Assistant Professor/Associate Professor position. The most competitive applicant will be a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be experienced in teaching and research, and comfortable using common software programs (e.g., Excel, Word, Power Point, etc…)
Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Preparing/delivering instruction and assessing student Performance.
- Participating in the program’s self-evaluation processes.
- Participating in student recruitment, interviews and selection.
- Mentoring students in their professional development.
- Conducting research related to PA practice or education.
- Developing/applying for grants.
- Experience with curriculum planning.
- Administrative Skills
- Other scholarly activities.
PA faculty members are given limited release time to maintain clinical skills through the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (UNTHSC) multi-specialty group practice or through other arrangements. Faculty members enjoy excellent working relationships on campus and are eligible for state benefits including health insurance, retirement, holidays and vacation.Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies or related fieldPreferred Qualifications:
Applicants must currently hold or be eligible for PA licensure in Texas.
Current NCCPA certification is required.
Prior experience in education.Required License / Registration / Certification:
Physician Assistant LicensePhysical Requirements:
Carrying, Cleaning, Kneeling, Lifting up to 10 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicateSecurity Sensitive:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Driving University Vehicle:
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