The College of Health Professions at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) invites applications for a full time faculty position for Neonatal / Pediatrics in the Cardio-Respiratory Care program, Division of Respiratory and Surgical Technologies. This is an ideal opportunity for a creative, resourceful individual to contribute to an established, high quality, bachelor’s degree program that enjoys an excellent national reputation, and strong institutional and community support. This faculty position is a 12-month tenure or non-tenure track position at the rank of assistant or associate professor.
The UAMS Cardio-Respiratory Care program emphasizes high-quality classroom teaching combined with excellent clinical rotations at our affiliate partner institutions. The program demonstrates excellent accreditation outcomes and graduate success as the only program in Arkansas offering the Bachelor of Science degree in Respiratory Care. The program is offered as a 5 semester full time or 8 semesters part-time track. A degree completion program is also offered to Registered Respiratory Therapists wanting to earn a BS degree.
Admission into the CRC program is competitive and based on utilizing an individualized, holistic admission process that considers both academic and non-academic admission factors.
The curriculum emphasizes active learning methods that focus on integration and application of material and critical thinking skills. In-class sessions and labs incorporate problem-based and team-based learning, as well as inter-professional learning experiences. The on-campus, state-of-the-art simulation center is utilized throughout the program to enhance student learning.
Faculty guided clinical instruction, advanced clinical rotations and clinical internships facilitate student proficiency in critical care, neonatal, pediatrics, and other specialized areas of respiratory care.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary and academic rank are commensurate with qualifications.
This position is subject to a pre-employment drug scree. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
Questions may be emailed to the Chair, Thomas D. Jones, Department of Respiratory & Surgical Technologies, at Tjones4@uams.edu.