ASHS - Clinic Director of Operations for the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute

A.T. Still University
Arizona, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Oct 10, 2022

A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Health Sciences (ATSU-ASHS) invites applications for a Director of Clinic Operations at the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute in Mesa, Arizona. This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. The position is for an assistant, associate or full professor (with the possibility of tenure). The role of this faculty member as the Director of Clinic Operations for the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute is to coordinate and oversee all aspects of the business and clinic operations related to the Institute. The Director will train and collaborate with other clinical providers, co-directors, managers and staff, as warranted by clinic growth.

Major Job Duties
  • Practice/business management/development, strategic planning, personnel management, marketing, budgetary oversight, payor contract acquisition, coordination of billing, and generating productivity and financial reports,
  • Develop and document clinical policies in collaboration with others,
  • Provision and oversight of a full range of clinical services (e.g., adult and pediatric diagnostics, OAE, VNG, rotational chair, platform posturography, VEMP, ABR, ECochG, CAPD, amplification and vestibular treatment),
  • Clinical supervision, mentoring and evaluation of doctor of audiology students,
  • Classroom and lab teaching, as assigned,
  • Service to the department and university, and
  • Scholarly productivity.
Job Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities will be in the Audiology Program, managing the operation of the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute. The director is responsible for productivity, efficiency and efficacy. This includes the quality of patient care, compliance with regulations and best practices, alignment with the ATSU Mission, and financial sustainability. The faculty member will contribute to the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology as a full-time faculty member providing clinic management, clinical care, and clinical teaching, as well as service, didactic teaching and scholarship. The faculty member will interact with other departments/schools, as appropriate, for interprofessional collaboration/teaching.

  • Applicants must have a doctoral degree in audiology (AuD, PhD or equivalent)
  • 3 years of experience in business/practice management, administrative leadership, audiology patient care services, and mentoring/supervising students
  • Knowledge of business management, audiology billing, marketing, audiology clinical services, personnel management, and student supervision
  • To grow and succeed in this role, the candidate should have a passion for the profession of audiology, acumen in business management and leadership, and dedication to the education of doctor of audiology students
ATSU offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverages, among more. If eligible, employee-elected benefits would begin the first of the month following hire date. For more information, please visit: .

About ATSU:
A.T. Still University (ATSU) of Health Sciences is the founding institution of osteopathic healthcare, established in 1892 by Andrew Taylor Still, DO. As a leading health sciences university, ATSU is comprised of three campuses (Mesa, Arizona; Santa Maria, California; and Kirksville, Missouri) on more than 200 acres with seven prestigious schools. The culturally rich learning environments include residential and online healthcare related graduate degrees as well as community-based partnerships worldwide. ATSU has more than 1,300 employees dedicated to its not-for-profit mission and an average annual enrollment of over 3,900 students from 20 countries.

ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine and the advancing knowledge of today's science. ATSU continually earns distinctions as the graduate health sciences university with best-in-class curriculum and a community outreach mission to serve the underserved. The University has a rich history of leadership in both healthcare education and correlated research.

ATSU instills within students the compassion, experience and knowledge required to address the whole person and shape healthcare in communities where needs are greatest. Inspired to influence whole person healthcare, ATSU graduates contribute to the future of integrated care while also leading with a selfless passion in the communities they serve.

For more information regarding ATSU, the Arizona School of Health Sciences, the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology and the AFA Balance & Hearing Institute, visit

Application Procedures:
Interested applicants can view the position posting at . Applicants must complete an ATSU employment application and provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation.

Application deadline: Review of applications will begin November 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is during the spring of the 2022-2023 academic year (December or January preferred, flexible, as needed).

Please contact Mrs. Teri Rorie, Audiology Program Administrative Assistant, at or 480-219-6124 for specific inquiries about the position.

ATSU does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnicity, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities. Dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault (e.g., non-consensual sexual contact/intercourse), stalking, harassment, and retaliation are forms of discrimination prohibited by ATSU.

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