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Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant (Distance Education)

American Career College
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Reporting directly to the Program Director, the Principal Faculty, Physician Assistant supports the University in fulfillment of its mission, purpose, and goals. Provides program-specific expertise and is actively engaged in relevant department initiatives. Supports University, Campus, and/or departmental goals in order to assure compliance with programmatic accreditation and/or licensure, internal consistency, and graduate outcomes that meet student learning, workplace, and placement expectations. Provides professional leadership and support, and serves as an educator, role model, mentor and facilitator. Creates an educational environment which fosters innovation, responsiveness, and accountability. Focuses extensively on facilitating student learning associated with prescribed course and program learning outcomes. Actively and substantively participates in assessment of student learning activities to maximize the potential for students to learn what is necessary to meet prescribed outcomes. Vigorously upholds a culture of academic integrity.


  • Assists the Program Director in the organization, administration, continuous and periodic review, planning, development, and general effectiveness of the Master of Physician Assistant (MPA) Program.

  • Assists the Director of Academic Education (DAE) and Director of Clinical Education (DCE) in the preparation of administrative and accreditation reports as requested and assigned by the Program Director.

  • Assists in development, review, and revision of the mission, vision, and goals of the Program.

  • Assists in development, implementation, teaching, and evaluation of graduate-level didactic and clinical curriculum including simulation and clinical skills instruction and design.

  • Participates in the development, initiation, and incorporation of an array of innovative and engaging pedagogical and teaching methods to diverse learners throughout the curriculum in classroom, laboratory, and virtual environments.

  • Create, revise, and uphold the policies and standards outlined in the MPA Student Handbook in coordination with the Program Director and DAE.

  • Assists the DAE in the coordination and scheduling of all didactic courses and classes.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Masters degree, Physician Assistant; or Masters degree, or higher, in health-related field

If a non-clinician scientist (Scientist Position)

  • Doctorate degree in health- or social-science related field

  • Minimum of three years teaching/research/clinical experience.


  • NCCPA certified Physician Assistant or Board certified allopathic or osteopathic physician

  • California PA license (or eligible) or MD / DO licensed or eligible for licensure in California



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Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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