Gannon University-Ruskin


Ruskin, FL


5 days ago


September 30, 2023
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Gannon University’s Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences Physician Assistant Program at the Ruskin, Florida campus is seeking applications for a faculty position. The appointment for this 12-month, tenure track or teaching track appointment begins July 2023. Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Gannon University is committed to excellence in student-centered learning with an emphasis on student-learning outcomes. The faculty work collaboratively with colleagues, deliver instruction, advise students, engage in scholarly activities in keeping with the Boyer Model of Scholarship as is appropriate to the application and receipt of tenure and promotion at Gannon, and engage in University, professional, and community service activities. Specific responsibilities include working with didactic and clinical year students enrolled in the PA program according to established ARC-PA standards. This position is responsible for advising students, lecturing within the program, preparing student examinations, providing research guidance to graduate-level students, and providing service to the University, community, and PA profession.

Requirements include a Master’s of Science degree (doctorate is preferred), current NCCPA certification (if applicable), and appropriate clinical experience; candidates must have or be eligible for PA, MD, or DO licensure in Florida. A minimum of two years’ prior teaching and research experience is preferred. Ideally, candidates will also have experience using course management systems for purposes of instruction and advising. Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.

Gannon is classified as a doctoral/professional university and is committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. The Ruskin, FL location is found along the Gulf Coast of Florida in the beautiful Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg/Bradenton area.

Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, C.V., evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your respective field, and the contact information for three professional references with application to https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/10311. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree. For more information about Gannon, visit www.gannon.edu/ruskin. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.