Director of Experiential Learning
The Department of Physician Assistant Studies is seeking an innovative, dynamic individual to serve as the Director of Experiential Learning in its developing physician assistant program. We invite you to become a member of an interprofessional education team of faculty and clinicians in a team-oriented environment. The didactic portion of the educational program comprises a strong experiential component, including problem-based learning, simulation, SP encounters, and direct patient care.
This is a 12-month, FT, faculty position. Assistant/associate professor rank TBD by qualifications. Tenure or non-tenure tracks available. Opportunities for clinical practice and professional development available.
The Director of Experiential Learning will:
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|Qualifications - Required:||The successful
candidates must possess a Master’s degree
(doctoral degree preferred) and experience in
a clinical healthcare-related field involving
direct patient care. Current certification by
the NCCPA or an ABMS- or AOA-approved
specialty board and eligibility for licensure
in the state of North Carolina is required of
all physician assistant and physician
Highly-qualified applicants will possess the following: exceptional communication skills, proficiency in educational technology, educational experiences beyond the minimum requirements, prior experience in classroom or clinical teaching, a strong record of clinical practice experience, and ability to advance the mission of the department, school and University.
The successful candidate will be part of a future team of 8 full-time faculty and 1 part-time medical director responsible for anticipated implementation of the program beginning in June of 2015 with an inaugural class of 20 students.
Send via email a
cover letter providing a narrative of your
qualifications vis à vis the required and
preferred characteristics of the ideal
candidate, curriculum vitae, and 3 references
Position will remain open until filled.
HPU is a private, liberal arts institution with more than 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 1 among Regional Colleges in the South. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” The University is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the NCAA Division 1 Big South Conference.