Samuel Merritt University Job Listing RSS Feed - All Jobs en-ushttp://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs These are the latest job listings for Samuel Merritt University. For more information, please visit us at http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs. SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty (Any Two Disciplines) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/869 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 21, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in two disciplines. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br />SMU-1512055 Thu, 21 May 2015 13:35:41 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/869 SMU-Occupational Therapy - Adjunct Faculty - Fieldwork Coordinator Assistant http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/868 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occupational Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 21, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Fieldwork Coordinator Assistant (adjunct faculty) will assist the Fieldwork Coordinator either one full day or two half days per week during the Fall and Spring semesters. <br /> <br />Responsibilities will include: <br /> <br /> Assisting with fieldwork placements for FW level II students. <br /> Meeting with students regarding FW as needed. <br /> Maintaining and securing fieldwork contracts. <br /> Maintaining records and organization of documents and records. <br /> Collaboration with Fieldwork Coordinator(s) on other duties as needed. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />Education and Experience: <br /> <br /> Master's degree from an accredited college or university required; desired candidate should also possess a willingness to pursue a doctoral degree. <br /> Must have current OT license in the State of California. <br /> Prior teaching experience is not required. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> <br /> Organizational skills and expertise in organizational systems. <br /> Use of computer systems for fieldwork. <br /> <br />SMU-1512253 Thu, 21 May 2015 13:30:16 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/868 Student Services Coordinator (Sacramento Campus) http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/867 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Student Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 14, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Design, coordinate and deliver the holistic services inclusive of student services and support, tutoring, counseling, disability accommodations, health services, financial aid, and registration. Organize co-curricular events according to the students needs and desires. Work closely with the Associate Dean for Nursing Operations and campus Managing Directors to assess, communicate, and meet students non-academic needs. Counsel prospective students regarding prerequisites, academic coursework, program requirements, entry options curriculum, and career paths/opportunities. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Baccalaureate required, or appropriate level of experience; Master s preferred <br /> <br /> Demonstrated experience in student affairs/ student services and recruitment and admission required, or substantially similar work experience. <br /> <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Excellent oral communication skills required*, including the ability to speak effectively with counselors, prospective students and family members, and other professional colleagues. <br /> <br /> Excellent written communication skills*, including the ability to organize and effectively communicate thoughts through the written word. <br /> <br /> Ability to read English and carry out written instructions*. <br /> <br /> Ability to work and concentrate in a busy, multi-tasked, multi-faceted environment*. <br /> <br /> Courteous and professional manner required. Diplomacy in dealing with conflict*. <br /> <br /> Ability to communicate effectively, empathetically, diplomatically, fairly, and nonjudgmentally with students*. <br /> <br /> Excellent attention to details* as they relate to the successful, daily operation of the Office of Admission. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to make decisions and exercise professional judgment. <br /> <br /> Computer skills and word processing. <br /> <br /> Ability to perform mathematical calculations, including those involving fractions, decimals and percentage in computation of grade point averages. Ability to analyze other statistical data pertaining to enrollment trends and projections. <br /> <br /> Ability to interact with University faculty and staff, medial center staff, prospective students and their families, and other University admission personnel. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to establish rapport quickly and easily with all audiences*. <br /> <br /> Ability and skill to work independently, and as part of a designated team*. <br /> <br /> Knowledge of student information system database helpful. <br /> <br />To be considered for this position, click "Apply" above to complete the online application. <br /> <br />SMU-1511640 <br /> Thu, 14 May 2015 13:49:19 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/867 Director of Disability Support Services http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/866 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Disability Services<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 11, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Director of Disability Support Services provides leadership, management, development, and continuous improvement of the Department of Disability Support Services The Director, in collaboration with members of the academic division and other campus offices, provides support, guidance, and education to members of the University community and its partners on disability policy and best practices related to students with disabilities in health care professional academic and clinical programs. The Director administers all of the policies, procedures and practices that establish the eligibility of students for disability services, including verification of disabilities and prescription of support services and accommodations, that are in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,Titles I and III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 as amended by the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA) of 2008, and by various other federal, state and local statutes and regulations. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE <br /> <br />Master s Degree in special education, education, counseling or related field required; understanding of Disability Law and Section 504/ADA compliance; ability to interpret psychometric testing; experience creating and teaching learning support programs and learning strategies, must be able to work independently, 3-5 years of related experience preferably in an academic environment; excellent communication skills, ability to function in an atmosphere of changing priorities; must exhibit tact, discretion, problem solving skills. Maintain confidentiality. <br /> <br />OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES <br /> <br /> Skill in interpreting legal decisions affecting disability services in higher education. <br /> Skills in test interpretation. <br /> Excellent oral communication skills required, including the ability to speak effectively with students, faculty, and other professional colleagues. <br /> <br /> Excellent written communication skills, including the ability to organize and <br />effectively communicate thoughts through the written word. <br /> <br /> Ability to read English and carry out written instructions. <br /> <br /> Ability to serve as an ombudsperson for students with a disability in crisis situations. <br /> <br /> Courteous and professional manner required. Diplomacy in dealing with <br />conflict. <br /> <br /> Attention to details as they relate to record keeping and documentation of services <br />provided. <br /> <br /> Demonstrated ability to make decisions and exercise professional judgment. <br /> <br /> Computer and word processing. <br /> <br /> Ability to interact with College faculty and staff, medical center staff, currently enrolled students, and other professional student services staff. <br /> <br /> Ability and skill to work independently, and as part of a designated team. <br /> <br />To be considered for this position, click "Visit Link" above to be directed to our job postings on the Sutter Health Website. <br /> <br />SMU-1511072 <br /> Mon, 11 May 2015 07:04:24 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/866 SMU-Case Management Program Manager / Clinical Coordinator http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/865 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 7, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The primary responsibility of the Program Manager is to manage the daily operational activities of the Case Management Program and the clinical coordination activities. This includes, in collaboration with the Program Director, managing daily administrative operations of the CM program and coordinating the clinical components of the CM program in keeping with the mission and goals of the University and the School of Nursing, WSCUC, CCNE, AACN, and other relevant professional standards. <br /> <br />Job responsibilities will include: <br /> <br />Administrative Activities for Daily Operations - <br /> Manage communications and requests from students, faculty, staff, university personnel and stakeholders from the broader community. <br /> <br /> Develop and maintain the CM student handbook and review and update the SMU catalog for the CM program. <br /> <br /> Maintain and coordinate partnership programs, including institutional agreements, planning, and implementation. <br /> <br />Coordination of Special Events <br /> Coordinate and design the program information booklet. <br /> <br /> Coordinate career fair and CM alumni symposium activities with participating healthcare organizations and alumni speakers. <br /> <br /> Organize the new students welcome, white coat ceremony and graduation party, other networking events and clinical/synthesis orientation. <br /> <br />Clinical Coordination <br /> Collaborate with the course managers and clinical instructors to manage CM clinical placements. <br /> <br /> Manage affiliation agreements with clinical sites. <br /> <br /> Ensure that the student health database records are up to date. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Education, Qualifications, and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree required <br /> Minimum of one year of experience in a higher education environment preferred <br /> Minimum of 2 years of work experience as an Administrative Assistant or Project Manager <br /> <br />REQUIRED SKILLS AND CHARACTERISTICS: <br /> Effective project planning and implementation skills <br /> Excellent organizational and operational skills <br /> Excellent written and oral communication skills <br /> Excellent interpersonal skills <br /> Extensive computer experience and the ability to use the Microsoft Office Suite <br /> Good judgment and creative, critical thinking to solve problems and to develop alternative solutions <br /> Leadership skills <br /> Ability to handle privileged information in a confidential manner <br /> <br /> <br />Requisition #SMU-1510889 Thu, 07 May 2015 09:48:13 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/865 SMU-Full Time Nursing Faculty FNP Specialty http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/864 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 4, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Assumes responsibility for the conduct of assigned didactic and clinical courses either in the MSN FNP online program or the campus program at either Oakland or Sacramento. This will include at least three regular courses per year. Responsibilities entail planning courses, sequencing and scheduling; lecture and/or coordination of guest faculty; composing and administering examinations, grading and conducting competent evaluations. Participates in faculty/school/university committee work as assigned. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />REQUIRED SKILLS CHARACTERISTICS: <br /> <br /> Expertise in clinical teaching and in didactic instruction <br /> <br /> Strong leadership and critical thinking abilities <br /> <br /> Experience in higher education and/or the commitment to gain knowledge and experience in current concepts and techniques of education <br /> <br /> Substantive computer skills sufficient to meet position demands; willingness to obtain additional training and education in this area <br /> <br /> Ability to adjust other professional commitments to meet varying program scheduling requirements <br /> <br /> <br />EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: <br /> <br /> Earned Doctorate preferred from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> <br /> Current national certification by either ANCC or AANP <br /> <br /> RN Licensure and California Board of Registered Nursing approved APRN <br /> <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> <br /> Documented high quality didactic teaching experience of at least three years (full-time preferred) <br /> <br />To be considered for this position, click "Apply" above to complete the online application. <br /> <br />SMU-1510395 <br /> <br /> Mon, 04 May 2015 10:52:32 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/864 SUM-Full Time Faculty - Pediatrics Specialty http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/863 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Nursing<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>May 4, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>SMU School of Nursing welcomes applications for full-time, annualized faculty with specialty in Pediatrics Specialty Nursing. The full-time faculty has multiple roles in our academic environment: teaching, service, and scholarship and creative activity. Faculty is responsible for creating environments that facilitate student learning and the attainment of expected outcomes at the course and program levels. Faculty has ownership for the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of the curricula within the School of Nursing which are designed to prepare graduates to provide nursing care in a dynamic health care environment. Faculty provides service on School of Nursing committees, University Committees and other committees or task forces. Faculty also engages in scholarship that reflects activities resulting in the production, reorganization/refinement, dissemination or creation of works that advance knowledge in one s field. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications <br />EDUCATION QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE: <br /> <br /> Minimum of Master s degree in nursing or an equivalent field required <br /> <br /> Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution of higher education preferred <br /> <br /> Specialization in area of teaching responsibility <br /> <br /> At least three years of progressive teaching experience in classroom, practice, and/or laboratory settings preferred. Baccalaureate or higher degree preferred. <br /> <br /> Recent (within five years) practice experience in area of specialization <br /> <br /> Registered Nurse or eligible for licensure in California <br /> <br /> <br />To be considered for this position, click "Apply" above to complete the online application. <br /> <br />SMU-1510371 Mon, 04 May 2015 10:40:54 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/863 SMU-Adjunct Instructor-Basic Sciences http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/862 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Basic Sciences<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 27, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Basic Sciences Department is looking for adjunct faculty to assist in our undergraduate anatomy and physiology courses. Successful applicant will participate in the design and delivery of these courses, which will be offered each semester in an early evening or weekend format. Doctoral degree in a relevant discipline or the equivalent is required. Experience in teaching and working with students preferred. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />SMU-1509936 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:11:28 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/862 SMU-Adjunct Faculty-Occupational Therapy-Pediatrics http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/861 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occupational Therapy <br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 22, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Adjunct faculty for assisting in the pediatric lab on Monday and Friday in the Fall semester and also assist with teaching pediatric content on Friday mornings. Interested applicants must have a minimum of a Master s degree, have a California Occupational Therapy license and demonstrate practice expertise in pediatrics. Prior teaching is desired. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: Pediatric experience and expertise and skills in teaching and working with students. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: Licensed Occupational therapist with demonstrated practice expertise in pediatrics. No prior teaching is required. <br /> <br />Physical Requirements: Ability to assist with and monitor student evaluations of pediatric clients and treatments <br /> <br />SMU-1509653 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:04:24 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/861 SMU-Adjunct Faculty-Occupational Therapy-Pediatrics http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/860 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Occu<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 22, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:03:38 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/860 SMU-Assistant Professor-CSPM http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/858 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Podiatry<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 16, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>As an Assistant Professor within the Department of Medicine, the incumbent is responsible for guiding the learning of students in classrooms and/or clinical settings. Faculty members are assigned to develop and teach the courses for which they are qualified by education, certification, and professional experience. Instructional duties include planning courses and curricula, didactic and clinical teaching, and evaluating courses. Related duties include academic advising of students, maintaining weekly office hours, attending meetings, and participation in special University events and ceremonies. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Required Education and Experience <br /> A minimum of an earned doctoral degree in the discipline or in a closely related discipline. <br /> Clinical expertise in the clinical specialty area of the teaching assignment <br /> Publication record appropriate for this rank (refer to SMU Faculty Handbook) is required. <br /> Service to the University and one s profession appropriate for appointment at this rank. <br />Desired Skills and Abilities <br /> Excellent verbal and written communication skills. <br /> Ability to establish and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships. <br /> Calculates exam scores and grades. <br />Certificates, Licenses, Registrations <br /> Holds a current license to practice in California. <br /> Board qualified or board certified by the ABFAS <br /> <br />SMU-1509070 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:04:02 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/858 SMU-Facilities Manager http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/857 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Staff<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Facilities<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 15, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The Facilities Manager is responsible for services required to maintain all University buildings, grounds and equipment. The Facilities Manager plans, prioritizes and reviews work assignment for supervised staff. Maintains work order system and delegates work assignment to Facilities staff, provides supervision to ensure appropriate timelines are met. Oversee the Learning Center sites to ensure that services are provided according to Service Level Agreement. <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br />Skills and Abilities: <br /> Ability to represent Samuel Merritt University professionally and responsibly to the public and University community. <br /> Develop design solutions for specific applications requested by clients or code officials, responsible for providing proposals for repair and maintenance. <br /> Read architectural plans; reviews architectural and engineering plans and specifications done by others; administers outside architects and engineers during code reviews of plans and specifications; writes reports of plans and specifications. <br /> Determines facility planning initiatives to support academic planning of the University. <br /> Ability to interact effectively with faculty, administrators, vendors, and all constituencies involved in the process. <br /> Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages of areas, and volume. <br /> <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> Bachelor s degree in related field preferred <br /> Three to five years of experience in a related field. <br /> <br />SMU-1508957 Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:01:21 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/857 SMU-Assistant/Associate Professor http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/856 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 1, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>Samuel Merritt University has an opportunity for a faculty member to join the dynamic, collaborative faculty of our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Samuel Merritt University has a long history of educating ethical, caring, compassionate, highly skilled health professionals in undergraduate Nursing, and graduate programs in Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician s Assistant and Podiatric Medicine. The main campus is located on the east side of the beautiful San Francisco Bay and houses a state-of-the-art Movement Analysis Research Center (MARC) and Health Science Simulation Centers (HSSC). <br /> <br /> <br />Responsibilities: Teach entry-level DPT students in areas of expertise; participate in scholarship according to CAPTE requirements; and participate in department, university, professional and community service in areas of interest and expertise. Applicants interested in or familiar with inter-professional education and use of technology in teaching and learning are ideal. <br /> <br /> <br />The position is a twelve-month, full-time appointment as an Assistant or Associate Professor. The program enrolls approximately 38 students each year into our full-time, three-year program. The curriculum is primarily a systems-based model with an emphasis on integrated learning experiences throughout the students matriculation during didactic semesters and extensive clinical experiences. <br /> <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br /> <br /> <br />Qualifications: Applicants with an academic doctorate in physical therapy or a related area of study are preferred. A DPT with specialty certification and residency or fellowship training plus prior core faculty academic experience would be considered. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in California. Expertise in one or more of the following areas is required: musculoskeletal and/or cardiopulmonary practice management, biomechanics. <br /> <br />Timeline: Application reviews will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Rank is commensurate with experience and credentials. <br /> <br />To apply: Please go to the website: www.samuelmerritt.edu/employment <br /> <br />For additional information please contact: <br /> <br /> <br />Gail Widener, PT, PhD <br />Search Committee Chair <br />Department of Physical Therapy <br />450 30th Street <br />Oakland, CA 94609 <br />Phone: (510) 869-6977 <br />email: gwidener@samuelmerritt.edu <br />http://www.samuelmerritt.edu <br /> <br />SMU-1507621 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 17:39:52 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/856 SMU-Adjunct Instructor-PA http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/855 <strong>Job Type: </strong>Faculty<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physician Assistant<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>April 1, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>An Adjunct Instructor is a temporary faculty member in an academic department who is responsible for guiding the learning of students in classrooms and/or clinical settings. A faculty member is assigned to teach the course for which they are qualified by education, certification and professional experience. Instructional duties include planning courses and curricula, didactic and clinical teaching and evaluating courses. Related duties may include academic advising of students, supervision of independent study projects, maintaining weekly office hours, attending meetings, serving on committees and participation in special University events and ceremonies. Faculty at the rank of adjunct instructor are expected to engage in scholarship as defined in the Faculty/Staff Handbook and to be actively engaged in professional activities, which enhance the faculty role. <br /> <br /> <br />The University has an institution-wide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. We strive to build a welcoming and supportive campus environment, and acknowledge that diversity is an educational imperative to achieve excellence. <br />Education and/or Experience: <br /> <br /> Master s level Physician Assistant degree required. <br />Two years of full time teaching experience in specialty area with entry-level students or licensed practitioners preferred. <br /> Prior teaching experience in a baccalaureate or higher degree program required for masters prepared faculty and strongly preferred for doctoral prepared faculty at this rank. <br /> Clinical expertise in the clinical specialty area of teaching assignment. <br />Certificates and Licensure: <br /> <br /> The candidate must be licensed as a Physician Assistant. <br />Physical Effort Required: <br /> <br /> Ability to perform deskwork, however, must be mobile <br /> Light lifting required <br /> Ability to talk, express and exchange ideas by means of the spoken word <br /> Ability to write, express and exchange ideas by means of the written word <br /> Auditory ability to receive detailed information through verbal communication <br /> Dexterity of push, pull, climb, stoop, bend, stand and have flexibility of the upper and lower body. <br /> Light lifting required <br /> Ability to talk, express and exchange ideas by means of the spoken word <br /> Ability to write, express and exchange ideas by means of the written word <br /> Auditory ability to receive detailed information through verbal communication <br /> Dexterity of push, pull, climb, stoop, bend, stand and have flexibility of the upper and lower body. <br /> <br />SMU-1507619 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 17:28:32 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/855 Work Study-Physical Therapy http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/854 <strong>Job Type: </strong>On Campus<br /><strong>Department: </strong>Physical Therapy<br /><strong>Date Posted: </strong>March 19, 2015<br /><strong>Description: </strong>The job requires listening to audio-recorded interviews and transcribing the conversation recorded, word for word. This must be done using Word, typing while listening to an mp3 file. Attention to detail and accuracy is necessary for this task as the recordings are research data. This is a time-limited job, and will require up to 20 hours of time to complete transcription of 4 interview recording. Work must be completed on campus; computer and headphones will be provided for use during the transcription work. All transcriptions must be completed by April 17. <br /> <br />Work hours: minimum 8-10 hours per week; flexible schedule based on class schedule. <br /> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:25:02 -0700 http://www.samuelmerritt.edu/jobs/view/854