Academic Coordinator II, Associated Professor

Academic Coordinator II, Associated Professor

POSITION: Academic Coordinator II, Associated Professor

DEPARTMENT: Physician Assistant Program

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Part-Time (16 hours per week with the PA Program, minimum of 8 hours per week for Clinical Practice or Research)


ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP: Reports to the PA Program Director

JOB PURPOSE: Coordinates the Didactic Phase (Professional Year I) of the PA Program, provides instruction and analysis performance of students and overall outcomes for the Didactic Phase.


  1. Responsible for the coordination and supervision of the Didactic Phase of the PA Program.
  2. Schedules lectures for didactic courses of the Program, coordinating the distribution of corresponding lecture materials.
  3. Prepares and/or reviews exams, collaborating with faculty in test construction.
  4. Provides analysis of student performance, item performance and overall test construction.
  5. Responsible for teaching, coordinating, instruction of one course per semester.
  6. Monitors student progress, meets with students and assures appropriate intervention when required.
  7. Analyzes didactic curriculum outcomes for review by the Program Director.
  8. Provides analysis of student evaluations for review by Program Director.
  9. Participates in clinical site visits, as assigned.
  10. Serves as an advisor for a research group.
  11. Attends and participates in faculty and PA committee meetings, campus and program events.
  12. Contributes to ongoing self-study process and formal report to accrediting body.
  13. Participates as a leader in experiential learning activities (Medical Educational & Mission Trips).
  14. Attends professional conferences, representing the PA Program and the College.

Special Considerations: 1 day a week dedicated to Clinical Practice or Research; Available weekends for Campus Events (e.g. Campus Visit Day);  Available evenings for program events (e.g. Research Forums)

Nothing in this job description restricts Management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


Minimum Qualifications:Minimum 5 years clinical experience; Minimum 5 years teaching experience

Education Qualifications: Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited PA Program;Masters degree (MS, MPA, MPH)

Certifications: NCCPA Certification

Licenses: New York State Licensed Physician Assistant

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

To apply, please direct letters of interest and resumes to:

Ann Ayers, Assistant to the PA Director & Coordinator of Global Outreach

Wagner College

One Campus Road

Staten Island, NY 10301

or with the subject line "Academic Coordinator II, Associated Professor"

No phone calls please. The review of applications will begin immediately.