Clinical Coordinator, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Dean, Health Sciences
Health Sciences Education
Full or Part-time:
Provides instruction, support services, coordinating, planning, and
scheduling of clinical rotations for the Diagnostic Medical
This is a 12-month contract with a minimum course load of 36
contact hours annually.
SONOGRAPHY CLINCAL COORDINATOR JOB
- Designs and delivers effective instruction as assigned through
traditional, online, and hybrid formats, using course outlines
approved by the College Curriculum Council.
- Advises students within academic discipline and holds posted
office hours, as required by the faculty contract.
- Delivers supplemental instruction, as assigned.
- In collaboration with departmental colleagues, designs/selects
and implements appropriate assessment of student learning at the
course and program level.
- Submits contract, grades, attendance reports, and other
required paperwork within prescribed timelines.
- Attends departmental, divisional, and college-wide
- Collaborates with academic administration in conducting program
reviews and other institutional activities intended to promote
continuous improvement in teaching and learning, including periodic
- Effectively integrates the use of instructional technology in
instruction, when appropriate.
- Remains current in the discipline taught as well as in current
trends in teaching methodologies.
- Participates in graduation exercises.
- Contributes positively to collegial decision-making and climate
within the College’s academic community.
- Maintains the highest ethical standards in relationships with
constituencies, research activities, and all business dealings with
and on behalf of the College.
- Provide direct clinical and technical coordination of
college-sponsored diagnostic medical sonography program.
- Serve as a liaison between the clinical affiliates and the
- Ensure compliance with accrediting guidelines and standards
with JRCDMS and CAAHEP.
- Conducts prescribed interval/category/skill evaluations
utilizing the CAAHEP developed Competency-based Clinical Education
- Assigns student clinical and intra-clinical rotations.
- Documents student’s clinical attendance.
- Documents clinical performance, conducting interval and final
conferences with individual students for each clinical
- Provides student guidance as it applies to clinical
- Provides indirect technical supervision of sonography
- Orients clinical instructors to sonography program philosophy
and mission and their responsibility for student supervision.
- Facilitates student evaluation of clinical instructors and
- Coordinates satisfactory accomplishment of academic program
objectives and compliance with departmental/hospital policies and
- Schedules student evaluations of lab performance and schedules
models for scanning labs.
- Ensures that properly credentialed clinical instructors sign
off on all clinical competencies.
- Coordinates clinical education with didactic education as
assigned by the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Chair.
Preforms other duties as assigned.
Under the direct supervision of the Dean of Health Sciences,
lecturers are responsible for providing quality instruction and
academic support services. Interacts with Registrar, Financial Aid,
and other college personnel to promote and achieve student
The qualified candidate must be credentialed by American Registry
of Diagnostic Sonography (ARDMS) in general and obstetrical
specialties. Associate degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
required, Bachelor’s degree preferred. The equivalent of at least
two (2) years of full-time experience as an imaging technologist
required. Classroom teaching experience preferred. This is a
12-month contract with a minimum course load of 36 contact hours
annually. Workload to be spread between Fall, Spring, and Summer
semesters as assigned.
OTHER HIGHLY DESIRED QUALITIES:
Commitment to the value of diversity and the free and open exchange
of ideas, student success; technically competent particularly in
the area of instructional technology, online instruction; and
technology based assessment strategies for measuring student
learning; knowledgeable and committed to the mission and purposes
of community colleges.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To apply, visit https://lmc.simplehire.com/postings/4055
About Lake Michigan College
Lake Michigan College is a community college in southwest Michigan.
We have three campuses --two of which are located ten minutes from
our namesake’s breathtaking shoreline.
Like other community colleges, we offer associate degrees,
certificates, and even a baccalaureate degree. But what sets us
apart from our peers is our seemingly limitless potential and our
people - people who care deeply about our region’s future and who
are committed to student success and exemplary educational
programs, strong alignments with both established and emerging
industries, and productive partnerships with the
communities we serve
Faculty and staff at LMC enjoy excellent benefits and a supportive
and friendly work environment. LMC recently received a Capital
Outlay grant from the State of Michigan and a new millage from the
southwest Michigan community, so the college’s facilities will be
getting innovative, sustainable upgrades in the next few years that
will contribute to the comfort, productivity and collaborative
environment for all employees.
Living in Southwest Michigan
Southwest Michigan attracts millions of tourists who come for our
and nationally acclaimed golf courses
many who visit, choose to stay for our
great schools, low cost of living, and high quality of
LMC’s main campus is nestled in a watery and wooded wildlife
sanctuary, yet it’s less than a half-day’s drive from major metro
areas including Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, and Indianapolis.