Full-Time Clinical Faculty and Clinical Coordinator: Physician Assistant Studies
Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut

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Job no: 494507
Work type: Full-time
Campus: North Haven - North Haven, CT
Categories: Faculty


The Physician Assistant Program at Quinnipiac University's School of Health Sciences invites applications for a Clinical Coordinator/Full-Time Clinical Faculty. This is a full-time, 12-month clinical (non-tenure-track)faculty position. Reporting to the Department Chair, the successful candidate will be responsible for both curricular and administrative aspects of the PA program. In this role, you will have the opportunity to maintain clinical practice hours.

About Quinnipiac:

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report's America's "Best Colleges" issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review's "The Best 380 Colleges." Quinnipiac has been named a "Great College to Work For" as determined by a comprehensive industry survey. For more information, please visit www.qu.edu. An education at Quinnipiac embodies the University's commitment to preparing graduates for 21st century careers and citizenship, creating an inclusive, excellence-driven community, nurturing and positively impacting internal, local and global communities and fostering lifelong connections and success. The University believes in educating a diverse student body to become valued and contributing members of their communities through vital and purposeful educational programs. Students engage with real-world issues through practice and considering different perspectives. The University's innovative curriculum further prepares undergraduate and graduate students to understand their roles and responsibilities as members of the Quinnipiac community as well as the larger national and global communities.


Administrative Duties

The primary responsibilities will be:

  • monitoring of student performance in the clinical year
  • conducting clinical site visits
  • evaluation of student learning, competencies, and progression
  • evaluation of site
  • development and maintenance of clinical sites
  • evaluation, analysis, and development of Physician Assistant clinical curriculum
  • coordination of the pre-clinical activities in the first year
  • site development, evaluation, and maintenance
  • student assignments and evaluation
  • monitoring logging of duty hours and patient experiences, clinical case logging, procedures, and diagnoses
  • review and revision of the handbook and policy manual
  • review of the syllabus, goals, and objectives in the courses that the pre-clinical is attached
  • education of the program expectations with the clinical site and preceptors
  • participation and coordination of PA department committees
  • participate in university service
  • additional responsibilities as assigned by the Department Chair/Program Director
  • Teaching Load

    • Reduced load in teaching in the graduate program courses at the need of the department and discretion of the Department Chair/ Program Director


    • a fairly distributed portion of the students in their clinical phase of the program
    • others as needed, at the discretion of the Department Chair/Program Director

    Education Requirements:

    • Graduation from an accredited physician assistant program
    • Minimum of an earned Master's Degree


  • Proven clinical precepting and/or teaching experience

  • Current NCCPA certification and eligibility for licensure in the State of Connecticut

  • Minimum of three years of clinical experience as a PA and experience in PA education is preferred

  • Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community
  • Special Instructions to Applicants:


    Applications must be submitted electronically and include a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references on the application form.

    Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusion throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who enhance that diversity.

    We offer a comprehensive benefits package for full-time faculty and staff which includes tuition remission and a culture that is inclusive and driven by excellence.

    Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Advertised: July 14, 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
    Applications close: Open until filled

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