Principal Faculty for Physician Assistant Program

Location: Parker, CO
Date Posted: 11-28-2017
Rocky Vista University in Parker, Colorado has an immediate opening for a
Principal Faculty member for the Physician Assistant Studies program. 
RVU offers a full benefit package that includes 401(k), Health, Dental and Vision insurance,
paid vacation, sick and holidays.

To be considered for this position applicants should submit a CV, letter of interest and salary requirement. ‚Äč
 

PRIMARY PURPOSE:       Principal Faculty for the department of Physician Assistant Studies to deliver the majority of the curriculum content for the Masters in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) and fulfill ARC-PA accreditation requirements for faculty participation in the operations of the program.
 
 ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
 
1.  Serve as course director for assigned courses within the MPAS
 
2.  Deliver curriculum content for courses within the MPAS curriculum
 
3.  Develop curriculum content for the MPAS based on professional competencies, EPAs, ARC-PA standards and NCCPA certification examination
 
4.  Advise a subset of PA students throughout the program; overseeing portfolio, research and capstone activities
 
5.  Serve on admissions, student assessment, and program assessment committees
 
6.  Serve on institutional level committees and workgroups
 
7.  Participate in development and execution of interprofessional activites  
 
8.  Other duties as assigned supporting the mission of the program and the university
 
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
 
1.  Proficiency with office, academic, and clinical systems (examples: calendars, email, LMS, presentation, clinical tracking, EHR, and databases)
 
2.  Current clinical expertise in one or more curriculum content areas of the MPAS degree
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
 
1. Current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) 
2. Current license (or eligibility) to practice in Colorado
3. Relevant Master’s Degree
 
 
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
 
1.  Experience in delivering curriculum content to PA students
2.  Recent clinical experience
 
 
Final applicant will be required to pass background check and drug screening.
 
Rocky Vista University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary. 
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