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Faculty DOQ - Physician Assistant Education

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Requisition Details


Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2017 - 243
Department Physician Assistant 50000728
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Allied Health Professions


Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Requisition Category Faculty
Requisition Title Faculty DOQ - Physician Assistant Education
Job Title/Academic Rank Faculty DOQ
Additional Requisition Title Faculty DOQ - Physician Assistant Education
Appointment Type L1 - REG SPECIAL FAC/S
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Faculty
Job Requisition Begin Date 09/05/2017

Position Qualification

Position Summary

Teaching, scholarship/research and the potential for clinical practice. Teaching responsibilities will include professional, clinical medicine and behavioral health topics in areas of the candidate’s expertise, including distance learning instruction.

Scholarship/research should identify a unique area that enhances the Division’s commitment to excellence in PA education, such as workforce issues, primary care delivery, leadership, curriculum development or other areas of mutual interest to the candidate and UNMC.

Administrative responsibilities include supporting the UNMC distant campus in Kearney, NE degree advancement programs and other areas of service.

Clinical practice is available and considered with the individual talents and goals of the faculty candidate.

Position is located in Omaha, Nebraska.

Required Qualifications

Graduated from an accredited physician assistant program and be eligible for licensure in Nebraska.

The successful candidate will have a background in clinical practice, prior experience in Physician Assistant education, and expertise in one or more fields fitting the UNMC mission. The ideal candidate will possess a passion for teaching, experience with collaborative learning, skills in team-building, and a record of scholarship.

Supplemental Qualifications

PhD or Clinical Doctorate is preferred

Working Environment & Physical Requirements


The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.

Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Clinical environment
Other working environment



Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally
Crawling Not Applicable
Driving 2-5 hours
Kneeling Occasionally
Reaching Occasionally
Sitting Over 5 hours
Standing 2-5 hours
Squatting Occasionally
Walking 2-5 hours


Atmospheric No
Blood/body fluids No
Chemical hazards No
Working on or around moving machinery No
Electrical current No
Noise No
Changes of temperature/humidity No
Wear PPE No
Work with laboratory animals No
Operating hand/power tools No
If you answered yes to any area above, please explain



Fine Manipulation Both
Repetitive Motion Both
Grasping Both
If you selected any area above, please explain

Fine Manipulation: Writing
Repetitive Motion: Keyboard and Mouse
Grasping: Office interaction


Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

Requisition Specific Questions

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  2. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

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