Pacific College Job Announcement – Adjunct Faculty, Orthopedic Neurological Evaluation 1 – San Diego Campus

Pacific College of Health and Science is seeking a dynamic individual for the position of Adjunct Faculty in the Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine/Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine programs at our San Diego Campus.

Our current opening is for the following course:

Orthopedic Neurological Evaluation 1

Course Description: This course has two parts: 1. neurological examination and 2. the study of the biomechanics of the human body. Students will learn how to test the neurological systems including dermatome testing, muscle testing, deep tendon reflexes, functional assessment, etc. Biomechanics is the study of the body in terms of mechanical structure and analysis of body motion and posture. This part of the course will teach the student to understand normal mechanics of the joints of the human body to better understand injury and/or disease of the joints, which will be taught in future orthopedic courses.

Job Summary:  Faculty for Orthopedic Neurological Evaluation 1. The faculty member should be qualified to teach classes at the doctoral level. This class will be at our San Diego campus. There will be two sections of this course. Section 1 will run on Mondays, 5:30pm-8:45pm from May 1, 2023 – August 7, 2023 (No class on May 29th and July 3rd) of the Spring 2023 term. Section 2 will run Tuesdays, 9:00am-12:15pm from May 2, 2023-August 8, 2023 (No class on May 30th and July 4th) of the Spring 2023 term.

 Minimum/Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in acupuncture/East Asian Medicine with California licensure or degree relevant to teaching a course in ortho-neuro evaluation
  • Doctoral degree preferred
  • Must be licensed for at least 4 years
  • Live classroom-based teaching experience at an institution of higher education

Desired Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience at the graduate level
  • An extensive teaching resume coupled with a student-centered teaching philosophy
  • Familiarity with instructional technology

Estimated Pay Range: $30.00 – 51.00 per hour.

Application deadline: To apply, please send a detailed cover letter describing qualifications and resume/CV to Dr. Matthew Silengo at [email protected] and Dr. Aimee Holdwick at [email protected]. The application deadline is March 10, 2023. 

Pacific College of Health and Science is one of the oldest and largest accredited institutions training professionals in the areas of Chinese medicine, acupuncture, massage, and Chinese herbal medicine. The college was founded in 1986 with the mission of training primary healthcare providers in the field of Chinese medicine. Pacific College has campuses in New York, San Diego, Chicago, and Online and features an esteemed faculty of professors from around the globe that conduct ongoing research and educate approximately 1,500 students every year.

We offer the opportunity to work with a dynamic team of professionals. We are committed to creating a diverse community of faculty, staff, and students.

Pacific College of Health and Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered on the basis of their qualifications for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, disability, veteran’s status, or any other personal trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

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