10 - Davenport Campus - Davenport, IA
The term “Faculty” is limited to regular personnel at Palmer whose regular
assignment includes instruction, research and/or public service as a principal
activity and who hold academic rank as Professor, Associate Professor,
Assistant professor or Instructor. Faculty play an important role in
curriculum and policy development; faculty are planners who must constantly
look to the long-term future of education and discovery. The faculty is
expected to work closely with students, other faculty and administration of
the College in promoting interests of the Palmer College of Chiropractic and
it's strategic plan.
Responsible to the assigned administrator and has a support responsibility
to all other departments and college personnel as necessary.
Responsible for the direct supervision of department personnel and others
as assigned by the appropriate administrator.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Teach courses in Diagnosis and Radiology Department as outlined in the
course syllabus, which includes preparing/presenting lectures, composing
and grading exams, practicals, quizzes, and assisting students in
developing necessary knowledge and skill for patient evaluation and
Preparation and presentation of individual lectures.
Course syllabus management, content review.
Development and administration of formative and summative assessments.
Contribute to the development, administration and grading of course
Maintain appropriate office hours as required.
Coordinate all learning activities.
Proctoring exams and other responsibilities related to teaching and
Serve on appointed committees, task forces and other teams.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Ability to perform assigned teaching duties effectively.
Ability to utilize general office equipment and other necessary equipment
Ability to effectively advise and mentor students.
Ability to work effectively with others.
Ability to work independently and autonomously.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to work various hours as job requires.
Perform all responsibilities in a manner that fully complies with Palmer's
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action policy.
Perform other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Qualified applicants must possess a Doctor of Chiropractic degree; current
licensure in the state of Iowa; minimum of 3 years documented practice
experience and/or teaching experience in an institution of higher education.
Advanced degree or Diplomate in Radiology, Orthopedics, Neurology,
Rehabilitation, or Sports preferred. Must successfully pass a background
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
Performs sedentary to light work in a ventilated, lighted, and temperature
controlled office setting.
Frequent need to stand, stoop, walk, sit, lift light objects (up to 10
pounds) and perform other similar actions during the workday.