Department Chair of Physician Assistant Science
The University of Evansville in Evansville, Indiana, invites applications for the position of founding department chair of a new Physician Assistant program. In the first year, major responsibilities include designing the Physician Assistant curriculum, preparing for the ARC-PA accreditation visit, developing clinical affiliations, and recruiting faculty for the program. The department chair will be responsible for overall direction of the physician assistant program including budgeting, ongoing curriculum development and revision, faculty development and evaluation, and program assessment.
Candidates must hold a master's degree in physician assistant studies or an MD or DO. They must have current certification or licensure. Physicians must be board certified. Academic experience and leadership are desired.
The position is available August 1, 2014. Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Send letter of application, a current cv, and contact information for 5 references to Karen Doss, firstname.lastname@example.org,College of Education and Health Sciences, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN.
The University of Evansville is a comprehensive, selective admissions institution affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The University of Evansville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to educational excellence through diversity.