Temple University, Office of Physician & Faculty Recruitment

  • Principal Faculty Opportunity- Physician Assistant Program

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/7/2019 2:14 PM)
    Specialty Area
    Physician Assistant Program
  • Summary of Position

    Principal Faculty Opportunity – Physician Assistant Program 


    The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is seeking qualified candidates for a faculty opportunity in our Physician Assistant Program.  


    The faculty member will serve as course director and will develop, coordinate and deliver curriculum as assigned. Core responsibilities include teaching and advising physician assistant students as well as assisting with curriculum development with appropriate learning objectives and outcomes in collaboration with the PA Program Director and other PA program faculty.   Our Faculty also participate in small group exercises, labs, participate in the admissions process and conduct scholarly activities.  This position includes teaching and administration in both the didactic and clinical phases with an emphasis on didactic activities. Other duties include advising and mentoring students, and evaluation of students and curriculum in accordance with the accreditation process.


    Faculty members in our Physician Assistant Program are provided with one day per week for clinical practice in the Temple Health System. Academic rank commensurate with experience.


    Candidate Qualifications


    • Master degree relevant to physician assistant education and/or practice.
    • Current NCCPA certification
    • Ability to obtain a Pennsylvania physician assistant license.
    • A minimum of three years of relevant working experience in the clinical and/or academic setting.
    • Proficiency in MS Office applications.


    Interested candidates should submit a current curriculum vita online. 


    Personal statements summarizing teaching experience, clinical and research interests, leadership experience and contributions to diversity are encouraged.


    Please address all applications to: Christine Mount, Program Director, C/O Julie Brissett, Assistant Director, Physician/Faculty Recruitment, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3420 N. Broad Street, MRB 101, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, Email:  Julie.brissett@tuhs.temple.edu Phone: 215-707-5665


    The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


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