Assistant Professor-Physician Assistant Program

 

Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Category: FULL-TIME FACULTY


Description: The College of Health Sciences seeks applications for the position of Faculty, Physician Assistant Program. Bethel’s PA Program provides master's level education for physician assistant students. Founded in 1842, the university is located in rural northwest Tennessee, where the cost of living is low and recreational activities are abundant.

 

The College of Health Sciences offers programs that lead to degrees in Physician Assistant Studies, Nursing and Athletic Training.

 

Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include teaching and evaluating students.  Participate in Committee activities and provide advising and academic counseling of students. Participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the curriculum for PA education. Work with the program and college leadership to maintain continued accreditation.

 

Qualifications: Experience educating PA students either as a clinical preceptor or as a faculty member is preferred. The ability to work collaboratively is essential. The ideal candidate must be a graduate of an accredited PA Program, possess a graduate degree, (master's or doctorate), be NCCPA certified with appropriate clinical practice experience, and hold a current PA license in Tennessee or be eligible for licensure. Applicants must demonstrate strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Candidates must also: exhibit abilities in planning and organization; possess a solid work ethic, a positive attitude, a sense of humor; be resourceful and computer literate. Some travel is required.

 

Salary: Competitive, commensurate with experience. This position is full-time with one clinical release day.

 

Application: Evaluations of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested and qualified applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts and three references to: Human Resources, 325 Cherry Avenue, McKenzie, TN 38201

VIA email is preferred: Please send to resumeschs@bethelu.edu

 

Bethel University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in provision of educational programs and services or employment opportunities and benefits.