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Job ID: 130835

Director of Didactic Education
Kean University

Date Posted Oct. 4, 2019
Title Director of Didactic Education
University Kean University
Union, NJ, United States
Department School of Physician Assistant Studies
Application Deadline Oct. 18, 2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Health Services
    Administrative Support/Services
Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Director of Didactic Education (Director III) organizes, plans and directs the Didactic Training of Physician Assistant students at Kean University. This is a twelve-month position for a program that teaches entry-level physician assistant students and supervises didactic education during the fall, spring, and summer terms. Responsibilities include managing program operations related to the education and preparation of Physician Assistant students; developing, implementing and assessing goals, clinical practices, policies and procedures; facilitating quality learning experiences for students during didactic education; and performing related work as required. The Director may be required to teach two in-load courses each semester (spring and fall) in addition to assigned managerial duties and responsibilities.

Qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited college and a minimum of three years of professional experience in higher education is required. Current NCCPA certification, eligibility for licensure in the State of New Jersey and a minimum of three years of clinical experience as a PA is preferred. Prior experience as a Director of Didactic Education or equivalent role is also preferred.

Application: Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to: Dr. Carol Biscardi, Executive Director, via email to The closing date for applications is October 18, 2019. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required prior to the starting date of employment.

  • Kean University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Carol Biscardi
    School of Physician Assistant Studies
    Kean University
    Union, NJ


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