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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant (12-month obligation), University at Albany, Albany, NY

About University at Albany:

Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,900 students in nine schools and colleges across three campuses.

Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.

Job Description:

An Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) who will provide quality medical services to a diverse student population as part of an outpatient clinic and will participate in health education and community outreach activities related to the University Student Health Services.

Clinical responsibilities, among others, include:  

  • Managing uncomplicated acute illnesses
  • Providing health screening and education
  • Referring to specialty or emergency care as appropriate
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of preventive healthcare
  • Working with University Counseling and Psychological Services related to referring and receiving referrals


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner and/or Physician Assistant education program; all degrees must be from a college or university accredited by a US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization.
  • Applicants must be have a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant license to practice in New York State.
  • Applicants must address their ability to work with a culturally diverse population in their application.

Preferred Qualification:

  • 2 years of clinical experience as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in an outpatient facility

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: College Physician's Assistant, SL-3

Special Note: This is a 12 month position, 5 days/week.

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Application Instructions:

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  • Resume/CV
  • Cover letter stating all the required minimum qualifications and any of the applicable preferred qualifications

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