Clinical Coordinator Faculty Position

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is an academically excellent, authentically inclusive, Catholic and ecumenical liberal arts college with approximately 1,500 undergraduate students and 300 graduate students, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, New York City. Our beautiful 70-acre campus of rolling lawns and wooded hills overlooking the Hudson River is just 12 miles from midtown Manhattan. 

Job Description
The College of Mount Saint Vincent  invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track faculty position in the Physician Assistant Program at the College of Mount Saint Vincent campus in Riverdale, New York.  As a principle faculty position, the Clinical Coordinator works closely with other senior faculty to ensure the clinical phase of the educational program meets and exceeds that Accreditation Standards set forth by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant. For clinically practicing PAs, four days within the Physician Assistant Program and the fifth for clinical practice or professional advancement and contribution will be considered.

Responsibilities and Duties
Chair of the Clinical Curriculum Committee. Provides primary oversight of all aspects of the clinical phase of the program and progression of students to graduation. Duties include:

  • Recruitment of clinical sites and preceptors, mentoring of preceptors
  • Working to secure clinical affiliation paperwork and clearance for PA students to participate with clinical affiliates
  • Management of faculty and preceptors involved in the clinical education phase of the PA program
  • Contributes to student and/or program academic assessment processes and activities
  • Evaluate student performance and provide academic counseling of students and coordination of clinical remedial instruction
  • Attend national conferences and designated programs pertinent to physician assistant education and practice to enhance teaching, management and/or clinical abilities
  • Engage in scholarly and community service activity
  • Participate in program faculty/staff search committees, national, state, and/or leadership activities relevant to physician assistant education and practice

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • A keen dedication to detail and the ability to work effectively in a dynamic team environment
  • Skillful problem-solving capabilities are necessary
  • At least three years of clinical experience
  • Master’s degree is required
  • Doctorate degree or willingness to pursue a doctorate degree is preferred

Licensure/Certification Required

  • Current NCCPA Certification, State of New York PA license or New York State PA license eligible

The College of Mount Saint Vincent is among the five oldest colleges within New York City and has received praise for its commitment to offering undergraduate and graduate students the highest quality education and creating pathways for success to maximize students’ personal and economic growth. Located along the shores of the majestic Hudson River with breathtaking views of the Palisades, the College of Mount Saint Vincent offers one of the most scenic educational environments within the tri-state region.

Application Process
To apply, please email Human Resources at hr@mountsaintvincent.edu and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and names and phone numbers of three professional references. Due to the volume of applications received, communication will generally be limited to those candidates that are selected for additional consideration.

AA/EOE
College of Mount Saint Vincent is committed to provide equal opportunity, employment, and advancement opportunities to all individuals. The College of Mount Saint Vincent does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.