Major Duties: - Teaches courses offered to students enrolled in the Master of Science in Medicine degree program; includes producing content for each course assigned, and evaluating student performance.- Serve as an advisor to assigned students.- Assist with the design and evaluation of the program curriculum and accreditation.- Assist in the admission process, application review, interviewing, and attend admission committee meetings.- Sustained productivity and growth in research and grant writing.- Service to the Department, the University, the profession, and the community. - Contributing to an interdisciplinary environment of research, instruction, and community collaborations.
Minimum Qualifications: - Graduate of an accredited physician assistant program. - Earned master's degree in a health related or educational field from an accredited institution; may include but is not limited to a master's degree in physician assistant.- Eligible for appropriate professional licensure in Michigan.- Hold current NCCPA Certification.- Minimum of three years clinical practice as a Physician Assistant.- Demonstrated teaching proficiency on a full-time basis in higher education.- Demonstrated potential to maintain an active program of scholarly research and grant writing related to the physician assistant profession.
Internal Number: 352_57535
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.