Instructor of Health Information Technology (Tenure Track)

Westchester Community College   Valhalla, NY   Full-time     Education
Posted on April 29, 2022
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The Department of Health Information Technology is seeking a full-time Instructor to direct and teach in the certificate programs in Medical Billing & Medical Coding as well as in an Associate Degree's in Health Information Technology. Teaching responsibilities include classroom lecture, college lab, and clinical instruction for both the certificate and the degree programs. Faculty members are expected to participate actively in both departmental and college wide committees, as well as demonstrate professional development. Faculty are required to teach 15 hours a week and hold a minimum of 5 office hours per week.



REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: A Master's degree in a health-related field, 1 year of teaching experience, and an active RHIA credential are required.  Course build for online educational platforms is also required. All candidates must have evidence of responsiveness to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, as these factors relate to the need for equity-minded practice within the classroom.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: At least 5 years of teaching experience, Blackboard/Brightspace experience and 10+ years actively working in the field is strongly preferred. A familiarization with the accreditation process is recommended.


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SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $66,144 plus excellent benefits. 


About Westchester Community College:

Westchester Community College was founded in 1946 as the New York State Institute of Applied Arts and Sciences in White Plains. In 1957, the County of Westchester bought the 360-acre John Hartford estate in Valhalla and designated 218 acres for the community college. Westchester Community College is more than just the county's largest educational institution. It is a living, breathing part of Westchester that goes beyond the influence of a typical college and affects the lives of all who enter its doors.