This is a non-tenure track position with a three year renewal appointment: 12 months, 25 hours per week/4 days per week. Summer: 6 weeks on – 6 weeks off.
Primary Duties include:
- Responsibility for the care of patients and supervision of patient care as administered by student interns at the UBCC on-campus and off-campus clinics.
- Responsible for the instruction, supervision and evaluation of interns’ clinical competencies. Ensures that all required examination/treatment procedures/protocols are carried out by the intern.
- Ensures that the patient record (paper and EHR) is current and properly documented.
- Develops/participates in the establishment of objective structured clinical exams (OSCE), intern grading, clinic protocols, small group teaching, grand rounds, intern observations, and marketing of the out-patient clinic. Responsible for the 7th and 8th semester clinical research PICO course requirements.
- Must participate in college/clinic/university committees/meetings; submit final grades for clinic courses and EBP courses in 7th and 8th semester into the electronic learning management system – CANVAS.
- Candidates must have a current license (active and free of misconduct) to practice chiropractic in the State of Connecticut.
- Must have at least 3 years of practice or equivalent experience.
- The ideal candidate would have, or be in the process of completing an advanced certification or diplomate status in rehabilitation, orthopedics or neurology, or completed an approved residency program.
- Must also possess strong diagnostic, physical examination, analytical and differential diagnosis skills; familiarity with motion palpation and diversified technique; well versed with current evidence based practice/problem based learning.
- A commitment and record of teaching and student advising is recommended.
- Interest and/or record in clinical research is a desired asset.
- Some teaching in clinical science subjects may be required.
The University of Bridgeport is committed to building a diverse university community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, applicants should send a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, and a copy of all college transcripts and a statement of educational philosophy, (maximum of 250 words).
Department of Human Resources
College of Chiropractic: Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Bridgeport
Wahlstrom Library, 7th Floor
126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Fax: (203) 576-4601
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