A.T. Still University seeks applications and nominations for the position of Department Chair of Physician Assistant Studies for a new PA program located on the central California coast.
The Chair will be part of a team now working to establish an innovative PA program located on the central California coast. The incumbent will lead and manage all aspects of the educational programs including selecting faculty, designing facilities, creating curriculum, and establishing budgets. Program activities over the next year will focus on satisfying accreditation standards of both programmatic and regional accrediting bodies; fiscal and organizational management of the departments administration; a continuous quality improvement and review process to insure achievement of ATSUs high standards within the program, school, and university. The Chair will have direct supervisory responsibility for recruiting, retaining, and developing faculty and staff and will work with the local administrators and staff to further build a culture of collaboration and excellence. The Chair is a primary advocate for the program at all levels within the school, university, the PA profession, and the communities in which we work. The Chair will contribute to and promote the vision and strategic plans for assessing and achieving the goals and objectives of the program, the department, the school, and the university.