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Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Lynchburg
University of Lynchburg - Lynchburg, VA, 25401

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Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job Details

Job Location: University of Lynchburg - Lynchburg, VA

Position Type: Faculty

Education Level: Graduate Degree

Job Shift: Full time

Description The School of PA Medicine invites applications for a full-time (12 month) assistant/associate professor, clinical position, beginning February 2023. The candidate for the Clinical Medicine Faculty position must be a motivated PA with a proven record of success in the practice of medicine in primary care.

The candidate must also be an active advocate for the PA profession and interested in advancing the future of the profession. The candidate will work in a clinical setting managing patients through a joint partnership between the University of Lynchburg and a community medical practice. The candidate will also have teaching responsibility at the university within the School of PA Medicine. The candidate would work collaboratively with the Dean, PA Medicine Program Director, faculty, and staff in the School of PA Medicine. The School of PA Medicine is comprised of skilled and motivated educators, leaders, and clinicians committed to creating educational opportunities that will expand the quality care for underserved communities in the Lynchburg region. This position will follow state statutes and regulation in conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer at the community medical practice.

Benefits: Generous paid vacation, personal days, paid sick time and family leave, comprehensive insurance (medical, dental, vision, etc.) and retirement plans, flexible spending account, tuition remission, life and long-term disability insurance, and more.

Learn more about employment benefits at the University of Lynchburg.

Qualifications Required qualifications:

    Graduate of a PA program accredited by ARC-PA

    Current certification as a PA (NCCPA)

    Current unrestricted license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Virginia

    Current D.E.A. certificate

    Insurability (malpractice)

    Current CPR, ACLS, PALS certification

    Nurse Practitioners are welcome to apply, must be board certified to practice medicine/nursing, licensed in Virginia, and a minimum of a master's degree

    Must have extensive experience in practicing medicine and be highly skilled with autonomous practice while also valuing the team and collaborative environment

    Experience in communities with multicultural and multilingual students and healthcare providers

    Teaching, scholarship, and service interests in diverse communities

    Strong commitment to underserved populations and improving healthcare access

Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Salary, rank, and faculty status are commensurate with experience and educational credentials. The selected candidate must successfully pass a background check that is satisfactory to the University and community medical clinic, and be eligible for clinical credentialing.

Interested candidates should upload all the following documents "as one file" on:

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The University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity within its community and welcomes applications from persons of color, women, Indigenous/aboriginal people of North America, persons with disabilities, the LGBTQIA+ community, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University of Lynchburg community.

The University of Lynchburg is an equal opportunity employer.


The University of Lynchburg is a comprehensive, independent institution that offers distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs reflecting a commitment to teaching and learning, scholarship, and service to the broader community. As a student-centered university, Lynchburg is one of 40 institutions included in the book "Colleges That Change Lives."

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Central Virginia, the University of Lynchburg is located on a 250 acre campus. Undergraduates number approximately 2,000 students in 40 majors, and graduate programs serve 650 students through 16 master's degrees and three doctoral programs.

The strategic plan, Vision 2020, supports the dynamic campus atmosphere by enhancing student engagement in the classroom, active learning, integrated co-curricular activities including Division III athletics, and alumni connections.

Founded in 1903, the University of Lynchburg is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and welcomes people of all beliefs. In the fall of 2018, the institution will became the University of Lynchburg. See http:

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