Location: Alfred, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Thu Nov 9 2017 Job Description:
Alfred State seeks an innovative leader for the position of Chair (10-month; compensation and rank commensurate with experience) in the Department of Allied Health. The Department of Allied Health includes undergraduate programs in Health Information Technology (AAS), Coding & Reimbursement Specialist (Certificate), Radiologic Technology (AAS), Diagnostic Medical Sonography (AAS), and Healthcare Management (BTech). The Chair will play a key role in promoting the development of these rapidly expanding programs, fundraising, and building partnerships with medical facilities. The Chair is responsible for hiring, supervising, mentoring, and evaluating department faculty and staff; overseeing academic programs; assigning teaching responsibilities; coordinating accreditation activities; directing course and program assessment; developing and overseeing budgets; and performing other essential functions. In addition to these duties, the Chair will assume a 50% teaching load in a discipline represented within the department, with opportunities to develop new courses in his/her area of expertise.
Completed applications received before January 1st will be given priority.
Earned Doctorate from an accredited university or Master's Degree with significant leadership in a healthcare organization
Leadership experience in a healthcare setting
Formal or informal teaching experience
Knowledge of state and federal regulations governing disciplines within the department
Excellent verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to supervise the performance and work of others
Earned doctorate from an accredited university
Experience with assessment and professional accreditation
Appropriate license/certificate required by the applicable professional agencies or state
Project-based learning is a cornerstone of our Alfred State culture. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think. As a result, Alfred State has a 99% employment and transfer rate. Many of our programs lead to internships with area companies. We also offer job placement services and very active academic advising and counseling. In our most recent placement ...survey, 99% of our graduates either found jobs or went on to pursue four-year degrees.Being well-prepared and work-ready gives ASC students a significant head start on life and in their professional careers. Employees consistently marvel at how ASC graduates are able to hit the ground running; making an ASC degree worth more in the marketplace.