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Lecturers - Full and Part-Time; Didactic MEDEX- Family Medicine

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: MEDEX Northwest

Title: Lecturers - Full and Part-Time; Didactic MEDEX- Family Medicine

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Position Description

MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies

Department of Family Medicine

School of Medicine, University of Washington

Didactic Course Coordinator/Course Chair

The MEDEX Physician Assistant Program at the University of Washington seeks PA faculty members at its four training sites in Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane, WA and Anchorage, AK, Hawaii. This is a 12-month non-tenure track position as a lecturer. There are openings for full-time and/or part-time positions. Faculty duties include teaching, developing syllabi, lectures and evaluation instruments, coordinating or chairing at least one course, providing instruction in assigned didactic courses, advising and evaluating students, working collaboratively with other faculty members, medical director, staff and invited guest lecturers, admissions work and scholarly activity. Faculty assist in all aspects of the program including recruitment and the development, delivery and evaluation of the curriculum associated with the program.

We are interested in candidates who are committed to developing and supporting diversity and inclusion in the work and learning environment. Anticipated start date would be Autumn 2018.


Teaching experience in either a classroom or clinical setting is required. A master's degree is required. Current NCCPA certification or equivalent and two years of clinical experience are required. Faculty rank will be lecturer or senior lecturer. Rank to be determined by qualifications. Faculty members enjoy a generous benefits package. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.


Please submit a C.V. and a cover letter.

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