St.  Catherine University

Radiography faculty - Clinical Education Coordinator

Location
Minnesota
Posted
Jun 28, 2021
Closes
Aug 04, 2021
Ref
20210057-FAC
Category
Education
Employment Status
Full Time
St. Catherine University and the Radiography Department invite applications for a ranked faculty position as the Clinical Education Coordinator. This is a full-time, twelve month contract beginning the fall semester in August 2021.

The Radiography Department in the Henrietta Schmoll School of Health offers an associate degree program that emphasizes consideration for the physical and psychological needs of patients and families as well as medical imaging technology. Students gain insights into anatomy, physiology and human disease, and radiographic sciences through a challenging blend of liberal arts studies, professional courses, and clinical experiences. Our goal is to support students in mastering the skills needed to create accurate medical images, to provide high quality patient care and prepare them for the national certification exam offered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ( ARRT ) following graduation. Responsibilities for this role include:
  • Successfully and efficiently develop and implement clinical education rotations, including specialty rotations, in JRCERT recognized clinical education settings.
  • Communicate and partner with a wide variety of imaging professionals, physicians, professors, administrators, patients and many Preceptors, in multiple clinical education locations.
  • Arrange and conduct site visits to clinical education settings, documenting results, and maintaining site visit records.
  • Join the program director and faculty in delivering dynamic, constantly evolving curriculum, driven by the rapid pace of technological change in imaging methods, equipment and instrumentation, the expanding scientific knowledge base, and advances in instructional technology.
  • Ensure that students are well prepared for certification examination conducted by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ( ARRT ) to include the major topics areas of:
    • Radiation Protection
    • Equipment Operation and Quality Control
    • Image Production and Evaluation
    • Radiographic Anatomy and Procedures
    • Patient Care and Education


  • Drives regular updates to rigorous course content with the objective of improving student outcomes and adhering to accreditation goals.
  • Teach didactic and clinical education in any of the topic areas above, engaging and mentoring students toward successful outcomes.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of didactic and clinical instruction via student outcomes across the curriculum and recommend changes.
  • Collaborating with other faculty and department leadership to administer the Radiography Program rules, regulations, and policies in compliance with current Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology ( JRCERT ) Standards.
  • Ensure that clinical education is conducted in compliance with all rules and regulations via Liability Insurance Policy management, documentation of site data, record of Student ID's/Photo's/contact information, immunization records and background checks, and via completion of student evaluations and competency testing and monitoring of their ARRT registry eligibility status.
  • Maintain current knowledge of new radiographic procedures, equipment and instrumentation, imaging methods and educational methodology through continuing professional development.
  • Serves on the Radiography Program Advisory Committee and other University Committees, as recommended.


St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation's largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for all genders. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Five years of radiologic technology experience
  • Current ARRT Radiography certification
  • Some higher education teaching experience
  • Experience supervising students as faculty or preceptor
  • Possess a broad knowledge base and experience in the application of radiologic technology to include a wide range of procedures encompassing general, fluoroscopic, surgical, and trauma imaging
  • Experience collaborating with colleagues to create positive and effective team dynamics

Preferred Qualifications
  • Masters degree
  • Experience managing the complexities of clinical partnerships
  • Experience in curriculum development, supervision, instruction, evaluation and academic advising
  • Evidence of scholarship




We seek creative, adaptable staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity, multicultural understanding, and cultural fluency. Consistent with the university's commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their experience and service.

EEO Statement

St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at hr@stkate.edu or 651-690-6565.

Application instructions for FACULTY

Visit St. Kate Careers to apply. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. For information, contact Scott Haglund at snhaglund@stkate.edu@stkate.edu . Application deadline is July 27, 2021.

Given the way campus life inherently puts people in close proximity to each other, including residence and dining halls, classrooms, and gatherings, the University has determined that a vaccination requirement is the best way to keep our community safe and prevent potential outbreaks as we return to more regular, in-person operations. St. Catherine University is requiring all students, faculty (including adjuncts contracted for the fall semester and beyond), staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID -19 vaccination series unless the University approves a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation/exemption as required by applicable law. New employees must submit vaccination documentation or be approved for an exemption/accommodation before beginning work. For more information, visit stkate.edu/coronavirus-info/vaccine .

St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco Free Workplace

Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www.uppermidwestherc.org.

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