MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies
Lecturer, full-time, Director of Admissions and Student Services, Seattle campus
The MEDEX Physician Assistant Program at the University of Washington Seattle seeks to hire a full time faculty member with teaching, admissions and students services activities. This is a 12-month service period position. The anticipated start date is November 2019.
Primary faculty responsibilities include developing and delivering lectures to faculty and students, scholarly activity as well as other duties as assigned. Program administration activities include the management of the student admissions process and student services. This position serves as the Director of Admissions and Student Services and will provide management and administrative oversight in major areas of program operations, and support across four campuses for the Physician Assistant Program in Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Washington, and Anchorage, Alaska, and in developing remote campuses. The Director will teach curriculum design and delivery skills to MEDEX faculty, deliver lectures in academic specialties and professional role development courses. This position will use Macintosh computers, and FileMaker Pro Database. The Director will display a commitment to developing and supporting diversity and inclusion in the work and learning environments. This positions will work in a team atmosphere. This position supervises three staff members. This position is a non-tenure track annual appointment, renewable annually at the faculty rank of Lecturer, depending on experience and qualifications.
Faculty members enjoy a generous benefits package. The University of Washington faculty engages in teaching, research, and service.
Doctoral Degree or foreign equivalent in education, public affairs, marketing, counseling or related field
Eight to ten years of increasingly responsible work experience with educational administration or supervisory responsibility
Experience working with faculty and adult students
Experience in UW or interrelated systems, for example but not limited to student database (SDB), Catalyst (survey tool), Canvas (learning management systems) or (CASPA), Physician Assistant Program Applicant System
Please submit current C.V. and a cover letter.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.