The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is accepting applications for a full-time, twelve month faculty position in the Physician Assistant Studies Program (PA), Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences (CDS), School of Health Professions (SHP). SHP is one of the nation’s largest and most diverse schools of its type, and is home to more than twenty programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels.
The candidate’s primary responsibilities will include didactic instruction, scholarly activities and student advising. We are also seeking individuals who hold in high regard opportunities for community service, outreach and engagement. The PA Program faculty consists of an energetic, cohesive group of individuals, and the program is highly integrated with the UAB Medical School and surrounding medical community. UAB is ranked as one of the premier medical schools and research institutions in the country, and Birmingham is an international city that enjoys a reputation as one of America’s best places for a family to live, work and play. For more information about the PA program, UAB and Birmingham, please visit the following links at:
The ideal candidate should have a minimum of three years of full-time academic teaching experience in a health related profession (PA, MD or DO programs) and possess at least a Master’s degree in a related health sciences discipline, with a doctoral degree preferred. Salary, academic rank and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression, as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background check will be performed on all candidates selected for employment. Fringe benefits are provided, which includes a retirement plan and health care benefits.