Principal Faculty, Physician Assistant Program
- Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
- Job category: Physician Assistant
- Post date:6 Nov 2018
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The Physician Assistant Program at Marist College is seeking two (2) highly qualified individuals to serve as Principal Faculty to join a highly collaborative team that is establishing a strong, successful PA program, which recently achieved a 100% PANCE pass rate for its first graduating class. Both faculty members will collaborate with the Program Director, PA faculty, and staff to support the program’s mission and ensure compliance with ARC-PA accreditation standards.
This full-time, 12-month position will report to the Program Director and work closely with students, program faculty, and staff. The program is dedicated to allotting time and resources for the professional development of faculty and staff. Any outside work, other than the one clinical day per week provided by the program, will be subject to the approval by the Dean. Salary and rank for the position is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The College seeks a physician assistant or other graduate level trained candidate with proven experience in assessment of student learning and ensuring compliance with ARC-PA standards. The successful candidate will, preferably, have 1-3 years’ teaching experience in a higher education setting, demonstrate effective communication and collaborative skills in a team-oriented environment, and a history of successful time management.
Requirements for PA applicant:
- A master’s degree from an ARC-PA accredited program
- Current NCCPA certification
- Current license or eligibility for licensing as a physician assistant in the State of New York
- Minimum of 5 years of clinical experience (primary care), preferred
- Program evaluation and student assessment experience and demonstrated ability to comply with accreditation standards related to evaluation and assessment
Requirements for Non-PA applicant:
- MS, MD, DO, PhD or EdD
- Program evaluation and student assessment experience and demonstrated ability to comply with accreditation standards related to evaluation and assessment.
Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 381 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees. www.marist.edu