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Program Director - Radiography

Program Director - Radiography

ID 
2017-2629
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Boston
Category 
Faculty 12 Mo

More information about this job

Overview

For nearly 200 years, MCPHS University, formerly known as Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, has been at the forefront of innovation in the healthcare world.  We take pride in our history, yet are motivated by a curiosity about the future.  That’s why we are constantly updating our state-of-the-art labs, innovating our curriculums, and adding programs to coincide with the needs of an ever-changing healthcare landscape. 

 

Faculty and staff continue to bring their talents and skills to MCPHS University to contribute to our mission of guiding and supporting students toward successful and sustainable careers in healthcare. Whatever position an employee holds, their efforts make an important impact on the overall quality of campus life. Employees are an integral part of a community that is proud of its heritage and the accomplishments that make MCPHS University a first-class educational institution.

Responsibilities

The Program Director of Radiography manages all aspects of the Radiography program, including financial, physical, and human resources, in order to meet accreditation requirements and ensure student success.

 

  • Organize and administer the educational program to meet University and professional accreditation standards.
  • Create a positive environment for learning.
  • Develop the program's master plan of education, designating short and long-term goals and objectives.
  • Administer program goals through general management of financial, physical and human resources, including hiring and evaluating faculty and staff and serving as an instructor.
  • Develop methods of program evaluation to ensure ongoing effectiveness through outcomes assessment and corresponding revisions.
  • Coordinate development and revision of course descriptions and outlines.
  • Evaluate plans for educational delivery of didactic, laboratory, and clinical experience to facilitate the achievement of program goals.
  • Conduct periodic assessment of program effectiveness through student evaluation and peer review of faculty, exit interviews, and surveys of graduates.
  • Provide leadership in the continued development of the program and faculty.
  • Actively coordinate and conduct procedures required to achieve and maintain program accreditation.
  • Document regular scheduled visits to clinical affiliates to evaluate effectiveness and compliance with program policies.
  • Facilitate the maintenance of all clinical records through periodic meetings with the clinical coordinator, clinical instructors, and/or supervisors.
  • Maintain current knowledge of educational methodologies, diagnostic imaging techniques, and/or therapy procedures as appropriate to the field.
  • Participate in faculty/staff meetings, and serve on committees consistent with the goals of the program and sponsoring institution and advancement of the profession.
  • Assume didactic responsibilities and functions within the position description of Instructor as needed.
  • Demonstrate support of professional organizations that promote advancement of the radiology field.
  • Support and/or participate in appropriate institutional, clinical, and/or educational research and publications in accordance with the advancement of the field.
  • Provide student guidance and academic counseling as appropriate.
  • Participate in efforts relating to student recruitment.
  • Maintain confidentiality in all student matters.
  • Facilitate and document accurate communication of program policies and procedures to students.
  • Establish appropriate communication and feedback procedures for student concerns.
  • Participate in faculty/staff meetings and serve on committees consistent with the goals of the program and sponsoring institution, and advancement of the profession.
  • Participate in the department teaching, service, and scholarship activities, as assigned.
  • Serve on University, School, and Program committees.

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • A master’s degree
  • Proficiency in curriculum design, program administration, program evaluation, instruction, student guidance, and academic counseling
  • A minimum of two years of full-time equivalent experience as an instructor in an accredited radiography program
  • A minimum of three years equivalent full-time professional experience in radiography
  • Radiography license within the state of Massachusetts
  • Credentialed in good standing by the respective credentialing agencies
  • Ability to meet the criteria for the position as established by the sponsoring institution and accreditation agencies
  • Knowledgeable of program-related revenue, costs, and benefits and exhibit proficiency in budgeting and cost/benefit analyses, as required by sponsoring institution

 

MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including a substantial health/dental insurance subsidy, generous holiday/vacation policy, and a significant pension plan contribution.

 

Please attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only.  Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are welcome to apply.