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Faculty (Rank TBD) - Physician Assistant - Fort Myers - 995387

Apply Now Job Number: 504201
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Fort Myers, Florida
Department: Master of Medical Science Ft.Myers
Categories: Faculty - Health Professions

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Job Title: Faculty (Rank TBD) - Physician Assistant - Fort Myers - 995387
Location: Fort Myers, Florida
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Job Category: Exempt
Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience
Pay Basis:


Subject to Grant Funding?: No  
Essential Job Functions: 1. Teach undergraduate or graduate Physician Assistant course(s) in the classroom as assigned.

2. Select teaching and evaluation strategies appropriate to the students and setting.

3. Present ideas clearly.

4. Create a climate that is conducive to learning.

5. Provide and maintain a reliable schedule of office hours for student advising, tutoring, remediation and consultation.

6. Participate in program, department, college-wide and university-wide committees and meetings.

7. Engage in curriculum development related to current and new courses.

8. Maintain a personal professional development plan, which may include research or other creative activities, to assure growth and currency within the academic field.

9. Display behavior consistent with professional ethics.
Marginal Job Functions: 1. Participate in state and/or local community service that is a recognized form of career development.

2. Mentor and/or orient new faculty as assigned.

3. Teach courses and/or perform special duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: 1. LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals. Ability to effectively present information to students, public groups or professional organizations in the English language.

2. MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to work with appropriate mathematical concepts specific to the particular discipline. Ability to apply concepts to practical situations.

3. REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.).

4. Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues, supervisors and support staff at all levels.
Job Requirements:  
Required Certifications/Licensures:  
Required Education: Master's Degree
Major (if required):  
Required Experience: 1. Physician Assistant or related health professional with prior academic and/or clinical experience.

2. Masters degree in related area of specialization.
Preferred Qualifications: 1. Doctoral degree in related area of specialization.

2. Current NCCPA certification preferred.

3. Eligible for licensure in the State of Florida, if applicable.

4. Five (5) years of related experience and/or training, including clinical experience.
Is this a safety sensitive position? No  
Background Screening Required? No  
Pre-Employment Conditions:

To ensure a safe learning environment for students and staff, as a condition of employment the selected candidate will need to provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement of employment or an approved exemption and reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.

Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern 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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