Clinical Associate Professor
Company: East Carolina University
Posted on: February 12, 2019
Location: Greenville, North Carolina, 27858, United StatesJob ID: 46645685Posted: 02/07/2019Position Title: Clinical Associate ProfessorCompany Name: East Carolina UniversityPractice Type: Academic Medical CenterSector: Education / Faculty - PAEntry Level: falseEast Carolina University
Clinical Associate Professor
Vacancy #: 600042
Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Organizational Unit Overview
East Carolina University's (ECU) Department of Physician Assistant Studies (PADP) welcomes applications for an anticipated full-time, fixed-term position at the level of Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Associate Professor, or Full Clinical Professor, commensurate with qualifications.
The selected candidate will be a clinical coordinator with didactic responsibilities in the curriculum.
The successful candidate will also be an active part of recruiting, student advising, self-study for ongoing accreditation, and other duties as assigned by the Department Chair.
ECU's Department of Physician Assistant Studies is a 27-month, master-level curriculum and is accredited by theARC-PA. It is one of eight departments in the College of Allied Health Sciences (CAHS) and is located in a new, state-of-the-art building on the health science campus in Greenville, NC, along with the College of Nursing and the Laupus Medical Library. The College of Allied Health Sciences is the first and largest college of allied health sciences in North Carolina and graduates the most allied health professionals for the state. The College has a strong working relationship with theECUBrody School of Medicine,ECUCollege of Nursing, the East Carolina Heart Institute, and the School of Dental Medicine. East Carolina University (29,000 students) is an integral part of Vidant Medical Center, the regional medical center that serves 29 counties.
ECUis located in Greenville, NC, which is the cultural, educational, medical and economic center of Eastern NC. The Greenville/Pitt County area has a population of approximately 175,000. Greenville is an ideal, family-oriented community that caters to outdoor and sports enthusiasts. Greenville is 45 miles from I-95 and just over an hour from the capital city of Raleigh. The Outer Banks, Oriental (the sailing capital of NC) and the Atlantic Ocean are easily accessible for day trips. A few noteworthy features of the area follow:
- ECU's nationally recognized arts, theater, and music program offers entertainment opportunities for the entire family
- Low cost of living, affordable housing, and excellent choice of schools
- Desirable climate with relatively mild winters and four seasons
- Division I ConferenceUSAfootball, basketball, and baseball teams
- Numerous shopping opportunities, including popular national chains and unique, locally-owned stores
- 20 parks, including 3 waterfront-a 324-acre nature park and an outdoor amphitheater
The candidate's primary responsibility will be to serve as a clinical curricula, but the successful candidate will also have teaching responsibilities in the didactic year as his or her workload permit.
With specific regard to the main duties of a clinical coordinator, she or he will: Recruit new clinical rotation sites: maintain and foster the development of current rotation sites: maintain ongoing assessments of current or pending rotation sites: design, revise, implement, coordinate, and evaluate curricula: identify students who are not achieving course or Program objectives and formulate a plan of remediation: and create, review, and/or revise end-of-rotation examinations as needed.
The selected candidate will be required to participate in a variety of other responsibilities, including: providing academic counseling as a faculty advisor to assigned PA students: participating in committee appointments; participating in the process of selecting potential students for the Program; assisting in the ongoing self-study progress to maintain accreditation; participating in continuing education and professional development programs; contributing to the administration and evaluation of the Program as assigned: and fulfilling other duties as assigned by the Department Chair.
The position will include occasional travel (day trips) within a two-hour radius. The selected candidate will serve as a clinical coordinator and have a didactic role, with opportunities to assist in didactic courses and expectations to lecture and assist in different practical evaluations, lab experience, and simulated patient scenarios throughout the year as his or her workload permits. The selected candidate must display the ability to: communicate effectively; work efficiently and effectively in both an independent setting and as part of a team; and develop working relationships with students, peers, administration, and community.
- Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively; work efficiently and effectively in both an independent setting and as part of a team; and develop working relationships with students, peers, administration, and community.
- A minimum of 3 years clinical experience in patient care as a physician assistant or physician.
- Completion of anARC-PA accredited program or its successors or predecessors.
- A Master's degree or higher in a related field, certification as a physician assistant by theNCCPA.
- Demonstrated careful attention to detail, high organizational and networking skills, and dedication to being a team player.
License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation
Current, unrestricted license as a physician assistant by the North Carolina Medical Board or eligibility for licensure
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Previous clinical coordinating, experience desirable, but not necessary.
Special Instructions to Applicant
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
- Curriculum vitae
- Letter of Interest
- List of two references (noting contact information)
The final candidate will be required to submit original transcript(s) of his/her relevant degree(s) and two original, recent letters of recommendation.
Please submit via online.
Questions are to be directed to Kim Stokes, Search Committee Chair, at.
Additional Instructions to Applicants
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.
Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 600042 to ECU Human Resources at.
East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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