Adjunct Faculty, Physician Assistant Studies Program

  • Dominican University
  • River Forest, IL, USA
  • Dec 13, 2023
Part time / Adjunct Physician Assistant

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Adjunct Faculty
DEPARTMENT: Physician Assistant Studies Program
FLSA Status: Exempt (salaried)
Date Job is available: Ongoing
Reports To: Interim Program Director/Program Director
Job Status: Adjunct (Part Time)
Position Type: Non-Tenure Track
 
Location: Onsite
Open until Filled: Yes
 
POSITION SUMMARY
Dominican University invites applicants for adjunct teaching positions in Physician Assistant Department for future semesters. Instructors are sought on a rolling basis in anticipation of future program needs. There is no start date or deadline for application; candidates may be contacted regarding interest in future opportunities as they arise. Adjunct Faculty appointments are per semester, contingent upon enrollment.
 
Responsibilities will include graduate instruction in didactic and/or clinical year in area(s) of expertise.
 
JOB COMPONENTS
  • Provide exemplary instruction in the didactic, simulation lab and clinical areas of teaching
  • Participate in mentoring and role modeling for PA students
  • Collaborate with Clinical Coordinator for appropriate and optimal student placement
  • Partner with Clinical Simulation Manager to develop, implement, and evaluate clinical scenarios within the simulation laboratory environment to optimize student learning outcomes
  • Commitment to fostering an equitable and inclusive community for students and colleagues
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Illinois license as Physician Assistant
  • Master's Degree required; Doctoral degree preferred
  • Two years of clinical medical experience required
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Evidence of undergraduate teaching excellence preferred
  • Preferred clinical practice experience in the following, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Women's Health, Behavioral Health, and Surgery preferred.
 
To Apply Apply online at www.dom.edu/jobs. Applicants will be asked to submit CV (or resume) and cover letter. Please include contact information for two (2) references.
 
A background screening is required.
 
EEO Statement
Dominican University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is dedicated to the goal of building an equity-centered faculty and staff committed to teaching, working, and learning in a multicultural environment. Dominican University believes that justice, equity, and inclusion are critical to our growth and development and seek to recruit, develop, and retain from a diverse pool of applicants who bring varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds. If you need accommodations due to a disability, please contact us at hr@dom.edu for assistance.

 

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