The Department of Physician Assistant Studies, in the School of Health Professions at the New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury, New York, is pleased to announce a full time tenure-track faculty position for an open rank faculty position. This open rank could be one of the following and would depend on the candidate’s education and experience: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. This is a 9-month position. We invite strong candidates who have prior experience as PA or medical educators and/or experience in an administrative/management position in a Physician Assistant program or medical school, as well as a vision for leadership in research, to consider applying for this position, to begin in January 2019. The position could potentially lead to one of Assistant Chair.
Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution, NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 fields of study and is home to students from more than 100 countries and from 50 states. Its seven schools and colleges include School of Architecture and Design; College of Arts and Sciences, College of Engineering and Computing Sciences; School of Health Professions; School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education; School of Management; and College of Osteopathic Medicine.
NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses in New York City (Manhattan) and Long Island (Old Westbury) in New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; Vancouver, British Columbia; and in various programs around the world. NYIT sponsors 13 NCAA Division II programs.
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A successful candidate will have the following responsibilities in this position to include the following but are not limited to:
Salary and benefits are competitive and include tuition remission for spouses and eligible dependents. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. New York Institute of Technology and the Department of Physician Assistant Studies, strongly seeks and encourages applications from individuals who represent a broad spectrum of backgrounds and diversity.
Applications: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae. The cover letter should address the applicant’s qualifications for the position and his/her philosophy for achieving specific goals regarding student mentorship, research, teaching and the future of the profession. After the initial screening, candidates will subsequently be asked to supply additional materials.
Review of applications will begin immediately and the closing date for applications is December 31, 2018 or until the position has been filled.
NYIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity