Contributing Faculty (MOT/OTD)

University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
California, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Nov 3, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Teacher Education, Health & Medicine, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Physical Education, Other Health & Medicine, Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Type
Full Time
The mission of The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is the development of professional health care practitioners through innovation, individualized, and quality classroom, clinical, and distance education.

GENERAL SUMMARYA contributing faculty member at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS) provides engaging clinically-focused learning opportunities for students in the health science professions, through face-to-face, blended, and/or online delivery methods. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES• Maintains expertise in content area• Promotes student success through optimal student engagement o Completes all course management requirements to meet program deadlines o Prepares and delivers course content o Monitors student progress; gives feedback as appropriate o Facilitates student participation in learning activities o Serves as student-to-university liaison• Reports student outcomes and uses this information for teaching and learning improvements o Assesses student performance on papers/examinations/projects o Communicates with program director (and course coordinator if teaching a multi-section course) regarding student difficulties or issues that arise o Ensures consistent content and testing, if a multi-section course o Completes annual self-evaluation of teaching performance; sets goals for improvement• Keeps course content current and as necessary, aligned with course consistency policy o Recommends course improvements for upcoming semester• Promotes professionalism by modeling such behaviors inside and outside the classroom setting; promotes inter-professional dialog• Collaborates with necessary departments to support a positive team environment• Upholds University core values, policies and proceduresOTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESMay perform other duties and responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time.TRAVEL REQUIREMENTSSome travel may be required.POSITION IN ORGANIZATIONREPORTS TO: Assistant Academic Program Director

TECHNICAL, MANAGERIAL, and PEOPLE SKILLS REQUIREDTo perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Incumbents will be evaluated, in part, based on performance of each essential function. Appropriate reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE• Experience with distance learning preferred.• Terminal degree preferred. Post- professional master's degree or clinical doctorate with demonstrated clinical expertise with plans to obtain a terminal degree will be considered• Prior teaching experience preferred [could include online]• Experience in scholarly activity preferred• A minimum of 3 years of clinical experience in the area of course content required• Working knowledge of educational theory and methodology

The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

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