Program Director

  • Compensation: $100,000 - $120,000
  • Required Qualifications: Doctoral Degree in Healthcare Related Field and Current NCCPA Certification
  • City/State: Nashville, TN

A reputable health care university established in 1882 with 5 campuses is looking to hire a team-oriented, full-time faculty member Program Director for their Master of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies in Nashville, TN. The role is supported by a wonderful Chief Academic Officer and Campus President who are extremely passionate about giving the team and students the resources they need to succeed.

They are committed to providing quality education for their scaling PA Program with beautiful facilities including top notch simulation labs. Providing hands on leadership you can really make your mark on this newer program in Nashville. The infrastructure is modeled after their successful Knoxville PA Program. Rarely do we see a more enticing compensation structure for a Program Director with a salary upwards of 175K and a strong relocation bonus. If you are a dynamic and energetic academic professional excited to lead a growing Physician Assistant Studies program we look forward to speaking with you!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Possess an integrated background of leadership, academic and clinical experience with creative and innovative approaches along with a proven track record of success at a nationally recognized PA program.
  • Ability to provide the overall leadership, administration, and management of the PA program at this campus to promote quality of education that meets all ARC-PA accreditation standards.
  • The leader will collaborate with other Campus PA Program leaders at other to ensure effective organization, administration, fiscal management, educational goals/assessment/analysis, clinical site establishment, oversight of the didactic and clinical curriculum, and planning.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduation from an ARC-PA accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Doctoral Degree in Healthcare Related Field and Current NCCPA Certification
  • PA License in US (if not in TN will be necessary to obtain)
  • 3 years in Academic-Based Role, preferably as Director of Associate Director
  • 5 years Clinical Experience as practicing PA