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Adjunct Faculty - Healthcare Management - Online

Adjunct Faculty - Healthcare Management - Online

ID 
2018-2963
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-MA-Worcester
Category 
Adjunct Faculty

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

Adjunct faculty provide instruction to students in healthcare management topics, including economics, management concepts, operations, accounting, finance, and value-based approaches.

 

  • Use online teaching methodologies and modalities, primarily Blackboard LMS.
  • Develop weekly lectures in accordance with course objectives.
  • Complete routine updates to course content via Blackboard LMS
  • Maintain an online presence, including answering student emails, and using course discussion boards and other interactive course elements.
  • Ensure timely and appropriately detailed assessments of student coursework, and advisement of students in relation to course objectives.

 Additional responsibilities:

 

  • Work with the Program Director to evaluate course objectives and curriculum.

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • Advanced degree in a Healthcare related field (MHA, or equivalent), with 5-10 years of experience

Desired:

 

  • Terminal degree (PhD, EdD or equivalent)
  • Online teaching experience
  • Healthcare experience
  • Experience with Blackboard or similar LMS

Physical requirements:

 

  • Ability to appear in video or webcam for online interaction with students

 

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.