Physician Assistant Education - FT Faculty (.8) - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University (SLU), a Catholic Jesuit institution dedicated to education, research, healthcare and service, is accepting applications for a non-tenure track, 12-month instructor/assistant professor faculty appointment in the Department of Physician Assistant (PA) Education. This is a new faculty position which will increase the number of principal faculty members within the SLU PA Program. General responsibilities for this full-time position includes didactic and clinical teaching, course coordination and/or site coordination, supervising and advising students in the didactic and clinical phases of the PA program, participation in research or scholarly activity and service to the university, the community and/or the physician assistant profession.

Qualified applicants are experienced physician assistants who meet the following eligibility requirements:

- Completion of an ARC-PA accredited physician assistant program - Minimum of a master's degree in physician assistant studies or related health science or near completion of master degree coursework; a doctoral degree or work towards this preferred
- Current NCCPA certification
- Minimum of three years of clinical experience
- Academic or clinical health-related teaching experience preferred
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Meets eligibility requirements for Missouri licensure
- History of successful research/scholarship preferred
- Computer competency and excellent organizational skills
- Alignment with the mission of the university and the PA program

The primary mission of the Saint Louis University Physician Assistant Program is to educate men and women to become competent, compassionate physician assistants dedicated to excellence in healthcare and the service of humanity. The SLU Physician Assistant Program was one of the first twelve PA programs in the country and has enjoyed a long reputation of academic excellence and solid leadership in PA Education. The program accepts 34 students each year, offers a rigorous and dynamic curriculum, awards the Master of Medical Science degree (M.M.S.) to its graduates and has a five-year first-time PANCE pass rate of 98%.

Application Details: All applications must be made online at Required materials include: a cover letter, application, and current curriculum vitae. Review of qualified applications will begin as received and continue until the position is filled.

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer, and encourages nominations and applications from women and minorities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter