Overview Quinnipiac University's School of Health Sciences invites applications for Clinical Associate Professor/Department Chair in Diagnostic Imaging beginning July 1, 2019.
The Department Chair is a full-time, 12-month, clinical track position, at the rank of Associate or Assistant Professor. In recognition of administrative responsibilities, the Department Chair has a reduced teaching load. As a faculty member, the Department Chair also advises students, pursues scholarly interests, and provides service to the School and University. The Department Chair role is a 3-year renewable appointment. The Department Chair should have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to serve as a leader to build consensus, nurture collaboration, and engage in transparent and shared decision-making.
About the School/Program: The Diagnostic Imaging Department is part of the School of Health Sciences. The Quinnipiac University School of Health Sciences offers a comprehensive spectrum of health science programs designed to address the evolving health needs of a diverse society. Building upon a solid foundation in the basic sciences and liberal arts and using innovative teaching and hands-on experience, the School of Health Sciences seeks to integrate theory, research, and practice to best prepare health care practitioners and biomedical scientists who can demonstrate leadership in their disciplines and in the global community. The School of Health Sciences offers a student-centered learning environment with inter professional collaboration within and across the schools and colleges of the University.
Advocates for students, faculty and the department.
Overall Management and Leadership of the DI Department
Coordinates activities with program directors and coordinators
Maintain accreditation and/or state licensing
Ongoing program evaluation
Curriculum planning and development and course scheduling
Student recruitment and retention
Hiring, scheduling, mentoring and evaluation of faculty
Scholarship or professional development
School and University service
Candidates will possess an earned Master's Degree and hold appropriate certifications in radiology (ARRT) and/or sonography (ARDMS)
Dual credentialed candidates are preferred
Diagnostic imaging teaching experience in JRCERT and/or CAAHEP accredited program with experience in higher education is required.
Minimum of 5 years' clinical practice experience in a diagnostic imaging discipline is required.
Demonstrated experience in a significant leadership capacity; preferably in a collegiate academic setting and demonstrated commitment to leadership in teaching, service, and professional activities is required.
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills and has demonstrated abilities to build consensus, nurture collaboration, and engage in transparent and shared decision-making.
Demonstrate an appreciation for diverse experiences and backgrounds, and show a commitment to specific values consistent with those of the School and University.
Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Special Instructions to Applicants Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.
TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted electronically and include a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references on the application form.