Physician Assistant Studies: Clinical Assistant Professor Faculty Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Physician Assistant Department at Quinnipiac University invites applications for a clinical assistant professor.  This is a full-time, 12-month faculty position. Reporting directly to the Program Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for curricular aspects of the PA program.  

Anticipated start date is January 2015.

About Quinnipiac: 

Quinnipiac University is a thriving private university with 6,500 undergraduate and 2,500 graduate students, located in Hamden, Connecticut, approximately 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report and recently named one of the 2013 Great Colleges to Work For by The Chronicle of Higher Education, Quinnipiac offers 58 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate and professional programs, including those leading to degrees in both law and medicine. At the core of Quinnipiac is its commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; it is a spirited, welcoming campus.



The primary responsibilities of this position include:  teaching with course coordination (at the graduate and undergraduate level), student advisement, and academic and professional service to the department, school, and university.

Additional responsibilities include: mentoring and the monitoring of student performance; active involvement in the PA program admissions process, active participation in maintaining PA program accreditation, involvement and leadership in PA program community outreach programs.   


Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

Minimum qualifications for this position include:

- graduation from an accredited physician assistant program,

- an earned Master’s Degree,

- at least three years current clinical experience,

- current NCCPA certification,

eligibility and timely obtainment of physician assistant licensure in the State of Connecticut.

Teaching experience for physician assistant programs is preferred.  


Applications must be submitted electronically and should include: curriculum vitae, a concise statement of teaching philosophy and educational interests.  Contact information for three references must be submitted on the application form.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community. We welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. Quinnipiac offers a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit program.

Job Code:  2014-1584


Keyword Phrases

  • Physician Assistant - School of Health Sciences
  • Diversity
  • New Programs
  • spirit of community
  • Physician Assistants
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter