Adjunct Faculty - Academic Support - Optometry

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MCPHS University
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Worcester, MA
recency icon Posted 09-10-2023

Job Description

The School of Optometry seeks an adjunct faculty tutor to support students enrolled in the Optometry Program on Worcester's campus. Work 1-4 hours per week (or as needed) with first, second and third-year students to oversee open lab hours that allow students to practice their clinical skills Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor Required: Candidate must have received a Doctor of Optometry degree prior to the start of the position, and must receive Massachusetts Optometry License with DPA/TPA clearance within 30 days of starting the position. Commitment to undergraduate, graduate and/or professional education and student success Demonstrated commitment to valuing diversity and contributing to an inclusive working and learning environment Excellent organizational and communication skills Must be able to work independently and effectively interact with a wide array of parties at all levels (students, faculty, administration/staff, alumni, and external constituents, including healthcare industry professionals) Desired: Familiarity with Blackboard Learning Management System Come join us and be a part of a diverse community that is at the forefront of advancing the healthcare landscape! To learn more about working at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, please click here. ApplyPlease attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae/resume. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to reference checks and a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the U.S. MCPHS is unable to sponsor, or take over sponsorship of an employment Visa. MCPHS is also not an E-Verify institution. About UsEstablished in 1823, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) is the oldest institution of higher education in Boston, a city that is home to many of the world's top universities and healthcare institutions. We are one of the largest and most highly-ranked schools for health- and life-sciences, and our alumni and faculty continually distinguish themselves in healthcare settings around the globe. MCPHS has more than 7000 students across campuses in Boston's Longwood Medical Area, downtown Worcester, MA and downtown Manchester, NH. Our vision is to empower our Community to create a healthier, more equitable world, which we strive to achieve through our strategic priorities of collaboration, inclusion, success, sustainability, planning, and support. MCPHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer that celebrates a diverse community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any characteristic protected by law.