Term Assistant Professor of Surgical Technology

Alaska, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Apr 16, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

This position is a part-time, term, at the rank of Term Assistant Professor of Surgical Technology in the School of Allied Health (SAH), College of Health (COH), University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA). The appointment period is nine months, from August to May, each academic year.


This position is responsible for: (1) teaching, (2) directing student learning and assessing student progress in achieving the requirements of the program in the appropriate learning domains, and (3) course revision, academic assessment, curriculum improvement, text evaluation, academic advising, program development and University committee participation.


The SAH seeks an individual who will work in a collaborative/interdisciplinary teaching environment in the delivery of Allied Health courses within the UAA Surgical Technology program. The faculty member appointed to this position will provide didactic education to Allied Health students with an emphasis on Surgical Technology related courses. The ideal candidate will possess the following credentials: CST. This position supports the University of Alaska bipartite mission of performing teaching and service.

UAA is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. We especially encourage applications from candidates who reflect the increasing diversity present in our community and student body. UAA is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, religion, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other legally protected status.

Submit a cover letter highlighting qualifications that meet the specific requirements of this position; comprehensive curriculum vitae/resume; one-page statement explaining your experience and commitment to inclusion and equity for mentoring, advising, and teaching diverse student populations; copy of transcript verifying highest degree; copy of current CST certification; names and contact information for three professional references; and any additional supplemental documents to support your application to http://careers.alaska.edu (http://careers.alaska.edu).

 UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination.