Northwestern College seeks a visionary and strategic leader for the position of Program Director for the Master of Science Physician Assistant Studies program.  Northwestern’s PA program possesses Accreditation-Provisional status from ARC-PA, with highly competent faculty, a fully resourced staff, appropriate budget, new facilities, sufficient clinical sites, and strong support from college faculty and administration. Our PA faculty share a commitment to preparing Christ-centered physician assistants who will serve their communities with excellence, integrity and compassion. Preparing PAs who will serve in rural areas is of particular interest.  The successful candidate will assume leadership of a thriving new program at a growing small college.  Northwestern ranks among the best colleges in the Midwest for quality, value and Christian formation, and stands out among peers in the health sciences. In 2020, pre-med students scored in the top 10% in the world on the MCAT, and 100% of its nursing students passed the NCLEX on the first attempt. Northwestern is situated on a beautiful 100-acre campus in Orange City, Iowa. Since 2010, the college has added a $26 million science building, a $12.8 million learning commons, an indoor sports complex, and a new dormitory, with significant renovations to other classroom and co-curricular spaces. Construction on a new welcome center is underway. Residents of Orange City enjoy excellent public and private K-12 schools, a flourishing economy, superior healthcare, vibrant churches and a strong community.

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