Northwestern Health Sciences University, located in Bloomington, MN, is seeking applicants for a full-time, faculty position in the College of Health and Wellness, Radiology Technology Program. The academic rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.
This is a full-time, benefits eligible opportunity.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate effectively with a broad range of diverse people, cultures, ethnic backgrounds, and abilities to maintain good working relationships across the College. This includes all groups with diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, i.e. community college students, faculty and staff, including those with disabilities
Strive for excellence in the preparation and teaching of various RT courses and classes
Achieve technological literacy, knowledge, and innovative use of modern teaching technologies including active learning and the use of computers and multi-media in lectures, laboratories, and distance learning environments
Participate in professional and occupational development
Maintain depth of understanding in the chosen field and contribute to current knowledge of the discipline
Maintain a positive attitude toward work, students, colleagues, and administration
Engage in college and community service
Prepare course syllabi, outlines, calendars, schedules, daily lesson plans, and associated materials such as program reports
Assist the Program Director with development and implementation of strategies to enhance the quality and effectiveness of course curriculum
Attend regularly scheduled meetings and workshops and participate in committee assignments
Maintain necessary records such as program and class enrollments, plus grades of student performance
Maintain regular office hours and be able to provide help for students
Work with concurrently enrolled students and faculty; develop and maintain articulation agreements with local applied technology centers and universities
Assist and advise students in professional and student organizations
Assist in the preparation and update of college documents such as the catalog, brochures, etc.
Actively assess the program to determine effectiveness and meet all accreditation standards
Manage and verify operational processes and procedures such as teaching assignments, faculty loads, class and room schedules, class changes, etc.
Seek and accept mentorship and attend faculty orientation sessions concerning facilities and college policies, procedures, and practices
Work under the supervision of the Program Director
Demonstrate an ability to be creative in planning and implementing the RT program objectives
Accept teaching assignments and opportunities to expand knowledge and expertise in disciple-related subject matter
Assist in the development of new courses and implement strategies to enhance and upgrade current courses including curriculum development, review, and revision
Assess and maintain records such as program and class enrollments and grades of student performance in a timely manner as set forth by the division, school, and college
Accept other duties as assigned
Licensed as a Registered Radiologic Technologist, R.T.(R)
Bachelors Degree required
Minimum of 2-years clinical experience
Experience in a radiologic technology education setting/clinical supervisory preferred
Masters Degree preferred
Northwestern Health Sciences University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status.
About Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU)
Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) is a progressive institution educating the next generation of health care professionals. Located in Bloomington, Minn., the university has been a fixture in the market since 1941. Our deep history is rooted in their founding of The College of Chiropractic, established more than 70 years ago.
While the institution's history is rooted in the chiropractic profession, NWHSU now focuses more broadly on health and wellness. In addition to our doctor of chiropractic degree, we offer degrees, course credits, certificates, and specializations in acupuncture and Chinese medicine, massage therapy, nutrition, undergraduate health sciences, and the allied health professions—medical assisting, medical laboratory science, medical laboratory technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but also advance health care.
NWHSU advances innovative models of integrative care to lead people to live happier, healthier lives. We are educators who believe that integrative, natural healthcare is for everyone. We provi...de needed services for the community in which we live and work. We also believe that evidence-focused integrative care teams deliver a unified approach to promote better health outcomes. Our goal is to transform health care through patient-centered, evidence-based, care that optimizes health and well-being.
Our nearly 130 faculty members annually teach more than 1,000 students across degree and certificate programs and 3,600 continuing education students. NWHSU has more than 8,500 graduates throughout the U.S. and in 21 countries. NWHSU is a not-for-profit institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Our 25-acre, non-residential campus in Bloomington, Minnesota is eight miles from MSP Airport and ten miles from downtown Minneapolis.