Academic/Faculty, Medical - Clinical, Other - Academic/Faculty
Gannon University’s Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences Physician Assistant Program at the Ruskin, Florida campus is seeking applications at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment for this 12-month, tenure-track position begins August 2018. Initially, the successful candidate will be responsible for helping develop the program curriculum and be involved in preparing for program accreditation. Following accreditation, the successful candidate will be responsible for on-going development of the curriculum and program accreditation, will teach 24 credits in the academic year, advise students, develop and maintain a research program, and participate in service activities to support the University, community, and profession.
Requirements for this position include a master’s of science degree (doctorate degree is preferred), current NCCPA certification (if applicable), and appropriate clinical experience; candidates must have or be eligible for PA, MD, or DO licensure in Florida. A minimum of two years’ prior teaching and research experience is preferred. Qualified candidates will be expected to engage in scholarly activities in keeping with the Boyer Model of Scholarship as is appropriate to the application and receipt of tenure and promotion at Gannon. Ideally, candidates will also have experience using course management systems for purposes of instruction and advising. Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.
Gannon is a comprehensive Masters L institution committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. Ruskin is located along the Gulf Coast of Florida in the Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg/Bradenton area. For more information visit: http://visitruskin.com/index.htm.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, C.V., evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your respective field, and the contact information for three professional references to www.gannon.edu/employment. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree. References will not be contacted without prior notification to the applicants. For more information about Gannon, visit www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.