Term Assistant Professor/Program Coordinator of Fire and Emergency Services Technology Program

Alaska, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 14, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The School of Allied Health at the University of Alaska Anchorage seeks an individual who will work in a collaborative/interdisciplinary teaching environment in the delivery of Allied Health courses within the UAA Fire and Emergency Services program. The faculty member appointed to this position will provide didactic education to Allied Health students with an emphasis on Fire and Emergency courses. The ideal candidate will possess the following credentials: Instructor in Fire and/or EMS. This position supports the University of Alaska bipartite mission of performing teaching and service.

This position is a full-time, term, appointment, commencing in August 2021, at the rank of Term Assistant Professor 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.

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; curriculum vitae/resume; one-page written statement of inclusion and equity for mentoring, advising, and teaching diverse student population; copy of transcript verifying highest degree; copy of credential as Instructor in Fire and\or EMS required; copy of additional national and state certifications in Fire and Emergency Services specialty areas; names and contact information for three professional references; and any additional supplemental documents to support your application to http://careers.alaska.edu.

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