DeSales University seeks one full-time instructor for its Physician Assistant Program. This is a 12-month, full-time, tenure-track position mainly responsible for teaching in the first year of the program but also includes student advising and recruitment responsibilities.
Applicants should enjoy a team-teaching concept and a dynamic, student-centered environment. One day per week is given for continued clinical practice. The ideal candidate will either be a physician assistant or a physician eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania. Physician Assistants should be NCCPA certified. Physicians should be board certified. Preference will be given to clinical experience in primary care, either Family Medicine or General Internal Medicine. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. DeSales University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate that attracts students of all races, nationalities, and genders.
This position will be open as of March 2018. To apply, please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of educational transcripts to:
Wayne C. Stuart, MD, Program Director, Physician Assistant Program
DeSales University, 2755 Station Ave.,
Center Valley, PA 18034-9568
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Physician Assistant Program
DeSales University is a Catholic liberal arts institution on a beautiful 480-acre campus in the Lehigh Valley of eastern Pennsylvania, approximately one hour from Philadelphia and two hours from New York City. Traditional-age students (1,700), evening-degree students (800), and graduate students (800) comprise the student body of 3,300. The nationally recognized PA Program has been very successful with 100% pass rates on the PANCE since 2002 and winning the AAPA National Challenge Bowl five times. The University has recently completed a $27 million building for the program with a state-of- the-art simulation center and a human anatomy lab. Students also run a free clinic at the Allentown Rescue Mission with faculty supervision. EOE