Bethel University

Physician Assistant Faculty

Posted Date 3 months ago(9/8/2022 9:30 AM)
# of Openings
Physician Assistant
Benefit Eligible
Benefit Eligible

Job Summary

This is a full time (12-month), tenure track or clinical faculty track position for Bethel's Physician Assistant program.


  • Participate in teaching in areas of expertise including individual, lab, and team-teaching of courses
  • Evaluate student progress and achievement of essential practice skills, including didactic and clinical competencies
  • Assist with recruitment of clinical rotation sites for PA students when needed
  • Provide remedial instruction to students 
  • Collaborate in ongoing development of the program including program mission, goals, and curriculum design, implementation, coordination, and evaluation 
  • Serve as academic faculty advisor to PA students
  • Participate in scholarly activities (tenure track) or clinical practice (clinical track)
  • Serve on program, college, and university committees 
  • Contribute to the development of admission processes for students, including recruitment, screening, and selection of applicants 
  • Participate in the program’s self-assessment process for accreditation
  • Represent the PA program at university and other organizational functions
  • Engage in community activities and associations which promote the PA profession
  • Mentor PA students in the integration of faith and medicine as they develop into practitioners


The candidate:

  • must exhibit exemplary communication, organizational, and teamwork skills
  • be committed to Bethel's Affirmation of Faith, Covenant for Life Together, and core values
  • should be one who focuses on developing quality relationships and providing responsive customer service
  • must demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to increasing our diversity as a community
  • will demonstrate an ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously and meet required administrative deadlines


This position is open to a board-certified physician assistant (PA), or an allopathic or osteopathic physician with experience working with PAs. The candidate will have experience in teaching, preferably at the graduate level.


The candidate must have at least three years of clinical experience and hold a master's degree (doctorate preferred). The candidate must also hold a current Minnesota PA or physician license, or be eligible for licensure in Minnesota (licensure required upon hiring).


Additional Information

This position is available starting summer 2023. Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until position is filled. 


Bethel seeks to recruit, retain, develop, and support a diverse workforce who contributes to our educational and Christ-centered mission. Bethel encourages candidates to apply who can assist the University to develop a faculty that reflects the diversity of people in God’s kingdom through a variety of ethnicities, cultures, and lived experiences.


Learn more about our commitment to diversity in hiring .


Bethel University is a leader in Christ-centered higher education with approximately 6,300 students from 48 states and 32 countries enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and adult education programs. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, Bethel offers bachelor's and advanced degrees in nearly 100 fields. Educationally excellent classroom-based and online programs equip graduates to make exceptional contributions in life-long service to God and the world.


Bethel employs qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, genetic information, veteran status, familial status, and status with regard to public assistance. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.


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