Assistant or Associate Professor & Clinical Coordinator, Physician Assistant Studies
September 12, 2018
Higher Education Institution
Founded in 1869, Chatham University is a fully coed institution with an enrollment of over 2,200 students and over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability; health & lab sciences; business & communication; and the arts & humanities. Chatham is the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson (Class of '29), and is recognized as a leader in the field of sustainability, having been selected as one of the Top 50 Green Colleges by The Princeton Review; ranked in the top five nationally for sustainability achievements in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS); and mentioned in a 2012 Forbes article as one of the places "contributing to Pittsburgh's transformation into a destination for green living."
Building on these accomplishments, Chatham opened in 2014 the world's first fully sustainable campus in higher education, Eden Hall Campus. Consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News & World Report in the Regional Universities North category, Chatham consists of the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability & Environment; the School of Arts, Science and Business; and the College for Continuing & Professional Studies.
Chatham University invites applications for a full-time, 12-month renewable term faculty for the primary position of Assistant/Associate Professor and Clinical Coordinator of the Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program. We are seeking candidates to join our group of faculty leaders committed to academic excellence and innovative practice. Responsibilities include clinical site recruitment and retention, clinical course administration, adherence to accreditation standards, maintenance of the clinical site database, site and student evaluation, and student grading. We provide a collaborative, collegial environment in which to further the program’s excellent reputation.
The position is based within the School of Health Sciences – which includes undergraduate degrees in Exercise Science and Nursing and graduate degrees in Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, PA Studies, Counseling Psychology, Athletic Training, and Healthcare Informatics. The successful candidate will hold a Master’s degree, a minimum of five years of clinical experience, and eligibility for PA licensure in Pennsylvania. Responsibilities of the position include teaching, student advisement, clinical practice, and service to the university and community.
Chatham University offers a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package, including tuition remission for qualified personnel, and a generous retirement plan.
Interested candidates should visit www.chatham.edu/careers and follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications of the position, resume, and contact information for three professional references.
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 2000
About Chatham University
Now fully coed, Chatham University in Pittsburgh, PA, has over 2,100 undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Health Sciences; the Falk School of Sustainability; and the School of Arts, Science and Business. Chatham seeks to attract academically and culturally diverse faculty and staff, especially those who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the community while building upon Chatham’s commitment to prepare our students for success in a multicultural and global world.
BACK TO TOP
AAOHN Career Center is Just One of the Benefits.
Discover what else AAOHN Membership has to offer!
The job you are trying to reach from was originally posted at AAOHN Career Center.