SCOPE/JOB DESCRIPTION: The successful candidate will be responsible for the clinical aspect of the program. The clinical director will develop, maintain, oversee, and ensure adequacy and appropriateness of clinical affiliate sites. The clinical director will ensure that clinical sites are in accordance with the ARC-PA standards. In addition, the clinical director will monitor and evaluate student clinical performance.
Along with the full-time Clinical Administrative Coordinator on staff, the successful candidate will assist in monitoring of clinical rotation tracking, maintain accurate student records, conduct clinical site visits, assign student clinical site assignments, develop and maintain clinical affiliations.
The successful candidate will also maintain a teaching load in accordance with the Holland School of Sciences and Mathematics teaching load policy including advising students and participating in admissions for the department.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A graduate of an accredited physician assistant program, NCCPA certified, current licensure in the State of Texas, Master level or higher degree in Physician Assistant Studies or a related field, knowledgeable about ARC-PA accreditation, minimum three years of clinical practice, excellent oral, written and organizational skills.
Rank and status of appointment is dependent upon credentials and experience. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and professional experience. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment and capacity for teaching excellence, student interaction, scholarly engagement, and campus and community citizenship.
Candidates should submit: (1) HSU Application, (2) letter of application (3) curriculum vitae (including the names and address of three references). The letter should discuss specifically how one’s professional experiences and perspectives relate to the needs of the position and of Hardin-Simmons University. (The University’s mission, vision, values, and goals may be reviewed at: https://www.hsutx.edu/about/) The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. Any questions regarding the position or the search process should be submitted electronically to Dr. Jennifer Eames, Search Committee Chair, atJennifer.Eames@hsutx.edu and cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
For complete ad and more information, please see: https://www.hsutx.edu/Job-Postings/Faculty/Director-of-Clinical-Education-for-the-Master-of-Science-in-Physician-Assistant-Studies-Program-(Exempt)/
LOCATION: Abilene, TX
START DATE: Summer 2017
SUPERVISOR: Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies and Director of Physician Assistant Program
HSU CHRISTIAN STANDARD REQUIREMENT FOR EMPLOYMENT – Candidate must profess a Christian Faith and commitment to Jesus Christ, maintain an active church involvement, and hold the Old Testament and New Testament to be sacred scriptures.
The job is sedentary in nature. Must be able to sit for long periods of time while performing office and computer operations.
Must be able to stand and walk during teaching
Must be able to make frequent trips across campus to various buildings and offices.
Hardin-Simmons University, a church-related institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas:
Fosters the intellectual development of students by providing an academically challenging undergraduate education based upon a liberal arts foundation, and advances scholarly growth by offering specialized graduate and professional degree programs.
Academic excellence continues a...s a priority at Hardin-Simmons University as it has for more than a century. The core curriculum involves students in a broad range of inquiry relating general studies with requirements of the chosen major. Graduate programs broaden the scope of learning in scientific and professional disciplines and encourage students to regard learning as a lifelong process. Small classes taught by experienced scholars give the opportunity for interactive learning. The institution’s commitment to excellence is best illustrated through the lives of graduates who traditionally have excelled in a wide variety of fields.
Affirms the relevance and importance of the Christian faith for life in the contemporary world by maintaining a clear identification with the loyalty to the Christian faith and functioning within the context of history Baptist values and principles.
Founded in 1891 by a determined group of ministers, ranchers and merchants, Hardin-Simmons University established dual goals of developing the mind and nurturing the spiritual life of its students. That commitment to encourage growth in faith and knowledge has remained central. Believing academic excellence and Christian faith to be complementary, the University emphasizes the need for interaction between faith and reason.
Encourages individuals to lead lives of service through active involvement in intellectual, cultural and religious life, both on the campus and in the larger communities of Abilene and the world.
Although Western in tradition, the University takes pride in the cosmopolitan nature of its students, faculty and staff, and encourages the development of an international perspective. Through its leadership in providing intellectual, spiritual, cultural and social opportunities, the University serves as catalyst for the advancement and enrichment of its students and the community.