Specialist Professor

New Jersey, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 22, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Monmouth University

Specialist Professor

Department: Physician Assistant Program

Position Summary:
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Specialist Professor in the Master of Science degree Physician Assistant Program. This 12-month, non-tenure track position is for the 2021-2022 academic year, and is a two-year initial appointment subject to subsequent multi-year reappointments without limit.

The successful candidate is expected to teach 18 credits per academic year of classroom, online, simulation-based, lab, and/or clinical instruction with primary responsibilities teaching clinical medicine and biomedical science courses, including one or more of the following: Human Anatomy with Cadaver Dissection, Pathology, Physiology and Pathophysiology, Clinical Pharmacology/Pharmacotherapy.

Prepare course materials; create, administer, and grade written and practical examinations; maintain a regular schedule of office hours for student advising, tutoring, and remediation; engage in program evaluation, student admissions, student evaluations, and curriculum development; contribute to activities related to program development, continuous quality improvement, and accreditation; and be available for other University, School and/or program service as needed.

For additional information about the program, please go to: http://www.monmouth.edu/school-of-nursing-health/ms-in-physician-assistant.aspx.

Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Master's degree

Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Required Years of Experience: 3

Other Requirements:
Master’s degree or higher in a related field.

Applicant must be either a Physician Assistant holding active NCCPA certification and eligible for state licensure in NJ or a Physician (DO or MD) with completion of medical residency.

Three years of full-time experience as a NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) or physician (residency experience can be counted toward this requirement).

Three years of experience (either as full-time or adjunct faculty) teaching graduate level human anatomy with cadaver dissection, pathology, and/or physiology and pathophysiology.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in cadaver dissection.

Three years of experience as full-time or adjunct faculty in an accredited PA program.

Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline date.

Posting Date: 12/23/2020
Closing Date:

Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 6,200 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.