Radiologic Technology Program Director (RAD)
- Anne Arundel Community College
- Arnold/Main Campus
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Job no: 492357
Work type: Full-Time Staff
Location: Arnold/Main Campus
Categories: Full-Time Staff
Title: Radiologic Technology Program Director (RAD)
Department: Radiologic Technology
Campus Location: Arnold/Main Campus
Salary Range: $69,674 to $87,093
Work Mode: This position requires a full-time in-person presence.
Hours Per Week: 40
Individual teaching schedules are developed each semester based on the needs of students, and department with the opportunity to teach daytime, evening, and weekend classes and at offsite locations.
Position Type: Full-Time Staff
Anne Arundel Community College is seeking a full-time Program Director for the Radiologic Technology Program (RAD) as defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JCERT). We are seeking an exceptional candidate who is committed to the college’s philosophy that education serves the greater good by providing students access to a better life. The candidate for this position understands that community colleges are positioned to fundamentally change people’s lives, and as a result, society itself. Required qualities include a belief that continuous improvement in pedagogy and relationships with students, other faculty, and staff are hallmarks of an educator who has been called to the profession. We are seeking colleagues who embrace the idea of helping students achieve their goals, and approach academic excellence as evidenced in equity as a moral imperative.
AACC believes that quality teaching and student engagement are the heart of the institution. We are seeking a candidate who is energized by the community college pathways and inclusivity/equity initiatives, and see it as their job to support a diverse set of learners inside and outside the classroom. AACC embraces the notion of life-long learning and continuous improvement, and so is looking for those with a sincere desire to self-reflect on personal instructional practices and work collaboratively with colleagues to improve teaching and learning for all students. AACC seeks to hire employees who espouse the ideals in AACC’s mission and those who will collaborate with their department colleagues to bring AACC’s vision and strategic plan to reality.
A strong radiologic technology program director candidate should demonstrate a proven ability to teach introductory and upper college-level radiologic technology (RAD) students who are part of diverse student population. Experience in radiologic technology accreditation guidelines for quality assurance, regulations, proficiency testing, is required. Additionally, radiologic technology skills, and the ability to troubleshoot laboratory equipment as well as excellence in oral, written and interpersonal communication skills is expected. The position includes extensive collaboration with local affiliated clinical sites to find placements for the RAD students as well as coordinating the clinical experience for the students. The position will require in state travel to affiliate clinical sites. Candidates should be committed to student-centered, outcomes-based education with experience incorporating multiple instructional strategies and the use of technology in teaching and learning. RAD courses to be instructed include lecture (including online), lab, and activity classes in the RAD program. The Program Director is expected to participate on committees in the department, school of health sciences, and the college. Candidates should be committed to student-centered, outcomes-based education with experience incorporating multiple instructional strategies that engages the student, including the use of technology. Strong candidates will demonstrate knowledge of evidence-based teaching practices, commitment to inclusive teaching practices, and application of these practices in a college classroom to help students succeed.
Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administrators, and staff members. The college seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, embrace concepts of equity and inclusiveness, and support the equal rights of all people by advancing the understanding and appreciation of differences including age, race, gender, ability, religious convictions, socio-economic status, ethnic heritage, or sexual orientation.
While we appreciate your interest in employment with Anne Arundel Community College, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship (including H-1B sponsorship) is not available for any position.
In the best interest of the College, only individuals who are residents of Maryland or one of the following states will be eligible for employment at the college: Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. The college will annually review this restriction and, if appropriate, expand the list of states of employment eligibility.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
- Administrative Duties and Responsibilities:
- Present to the Assistant Dean recommendations concerning course offerings, maximum class size, length of class times, number of class sessions per week, faculty load and overload, etc. With input from the faculty, identify textbooks and instructional materials for RAD courses.
- Assist in the promotion, retention, evaluation and professional development of program faculty.
- Prepare a coordinated schedule of classes for program offerings for the fall, spring, and summer terms for the RAD Program.
- Assist in implementing appropriate program content for program handbooks, admission materials, web-page and the college catalog. Assist the SHS Admissions in recruiting program students including holding program Information Sessions.
- Review and revise the RAD curriculum as necessary to comply with JRCERT and industry standards.
- Develop, revise and maintain all course and program learning outcomes
- Adhere to all College, State and Federal Compliance Regulations.
- Serve as the chair of the RAD Advisory Committee and conduct at least one Advisory Committee meeting per academic year.
- Participate in state and national professional education activities to promote the program and maintain curriculum currency.
- Ensure the program and RAD Lab is in compliance with all required standards including but not limited to OSHA and/or Department of Health and Human Services and JRCERT standards.
- Develop and maintain a course and program map that provides evidence of meeting accreditation standards. Responsible for writing accreditation reports to include but not limited to annual reports and self-study reports. Prepare for JRCERT site visits and other required inspections
Teaching Duties and Responsibilities:
- A minimum of a master’s degree, or meets the JRCERT eligibility requirements for Program Director;
- Proficient at overseeing the daily program operations including budget planning, accreditation compliance and the assessment processes
- Minimum of two years’ experience as an instructor in a JRCERT-accredited program with proficiency in didactic, laboratory and clinical instruction;
- Proficient in curriculum design, evaluation, instruction, program administration, and academic advising;
- Minimum of three years’ clinical experience in the field of Radiologic Technology
- Holds current American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification and registration, or equivalent, in radiography
- Current Maryland radiographer license or demonstrated eligibility.
- Masters Degree
- Two or more years of teaching at the college level
- Experience or knowledge of JCERT accreditation process for new or ongoing programs
- Experience or knowledge of ARRT certification examination process and application for Maryland Licensure
- Ability to communicate orally and in writing in Spanish or another language
Advertised: 07 Mar 2023 Eastern Standard Time
With learning as its central mission, Anne Arundel Community College has responded to the needs of a diverse community for more than 50 years by offering high quality, affordable and accessible learning opportunities.
The college’s nationally recognized and award-winning programs have helped its more than 50,000 students annually achieve their academic, professional and personal goals in more than 200 areas of study.
AACC is a fully accredited, public, two-year institution offering credit programs leading to an associate degree, certificate or a letter of recognition. Students may prepare to transfer to a four-year institution or prepare for an immediate career.
AACC also offers extensive lifelong learning opportunities and noncredit, continuing education to those seeking career training or retraining, working to boost basic skills or pursuing new areas of interest.
In addition to its main campus in Arnold, Md., the college has degree centers at Arundel Mills, in Glen Burnie and at centers and schools around the county
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