Location: LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans
Department: LSUNO Physicians Assistant Pro
Position Type: Faculty
The Physician Assistant Program at LSUHSC-NO invites applications for full-time, 12-month Assistant or Associate Professor position, clinical or tenure track. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Teaches graduate students in a variety of courses in Physician Assistant Studies. Teaching includes preparation of course materials such as syllabi, course content, homework assignments, and handouts; evaluation and grading of students’ class work, assignments, and papers; maintaining student attendance records, grades, and other required records; and holding regularly scheduled office hours in order to assist students. Curriculum development, organization, and evaluation in preparation for initial and ongoing accreditation requirements. Pursues research and scholarly activity designed to result in peer-reviewed publication, professional presentations, and external funding. Participates in service at a variety of levels, including program, school, college, university and community service. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education: Masters in Physician Assistant Studies or similar
Certifications/Licenses Required: NCCPA certification and LSBME licensure Indicate the minimum number of years required to do the job: 3 Indicate the type of experience required to do the job: Clinical
Preferred Education: Masters Indicate the preferred experience to perform the job: - Research, teaching, and/or service activity that demonstrates commitment to diversity and inclusion. - Experience teaching in both online and traditional classroom environments. Professional work experience as a physician assistant in a healthcare setting. - Evidence of strong administrative and managerial skills. - Experience with the initial accreditation and re-accreditation of health profession degree programs.
About the School/Department: The LSUHSC-NO Physician Assistant Program offers an entry level master’s degree. The Mission of the program is to recruit and educate individuals of the highest quality from diverse backgrounds to provide evidence-based, patient-centered healthcare to the people of Louisiana.
LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.