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Office of Human Resources • P.O. Box 1129 • Eunice, LA 70535 • (337) 550-1202 • Fax: (337) 550-1450
EMS Program Coordinator & Instructor/Assistant Professor
LSU Eunice is hiring a fill-time, 1‐year/12‐month appointment, EMS Program Coordinator & Instructor/Assistant Professor in the Division of Health Science and Business Technology (grant funded for the first year; contract extensions possible). The position's primary responsibility is to coordinate all education and training for initial EMS certification; including EMR and EMT. Provide guidance and vision to develop the EMS program for future inclusion of a Paramedic program. Serve as the Lead Instructor of all EMS Program courses and coordinate/supervise clinical preceptors. Familiar with the NFA FESHE initiative for Fire and EMS; Preference will be given to those applicants that are multi‐disciplined in safety, fire science, and/or allied health fields.
Qualifications: Associate degree minimum or bachelor’s degree for instructor rank; Master’s degree or higher for tenure track/Asst. Professor rank; in EMS, fire & emergency services, an allied health discipline, education, or related field; EMT certification issued by NREMT and/or the State of Louisiana; Paramedic strongly preferred; minimum of 3 years of field experience; Louisiana EMS instructor certified within first year; Prior experience coordinating and teaching EMS courses, preferably in a community college setting; Experience developing curriculum, lesson plans, and evaluation instruments that support stated objectives; Extensive experience with National Registry certification management and data reporting; Knowledge with CoAEMSP and SACSCOC accreditation standards; experience in accreditation process preferred; ALCS and other advanced instructor certifications preferred; Prior experience in a college environment or regional training program preferred; Experience developing and teaching online is preferred. Ability to lift or move equipment (up to 60 pounds); Possess valid driver’s license. Some local and nationwide travel may be required.
Salary Range: Based on qualification and experience.
Application Requirements: Complete the application form, attach a personal resume, submit a narrative statement describing qualifications for this position, transcripts, and have three letters of recommendation sent to the Steven E. Gervais, EMS Search Committee Chair, P.O. Box 1129, Eunice, LA 70535, FAX (337) 550‐1479, or Email:
Job Posted: 07/23/2013