Medical Director of Respiratory Therapy

Liberty University
Lynchburg, Virginia
Apr 10, 2021
Apr 19, 2021
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*Posting Number:*A00365P*Position Type:*Adjunct Faculty*Disclaimer:*Liberty University's hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the "religion" component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.*Position Title:*Medical Director of Respiratory Therapy*Does this position require driving?:*No*Contact:*Dr. Brian Walsh*Contact Phone Ext:*(434) 582-7705*Contact Email:**Job Summary/Basic Function:*The successful candidate will be expected to provide and ensure direct physician interaction and involvement in student education in both the clinical and classroom to ensure achievement of programmatic goals and outcomes. The Medical Director (MD) will work collaboratively with colleagues (within LU and LU affiliated clinical sites) and advise Respiratory Therapy Faculty on program objectives, goals, standards and laboratory equipment. Additionally, the MD will actively participate in program evaluation, curriculum design and program modification.*Minimum Qualifications:*The Medical Director must be a licensed physician and Board Certified as recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA) in a specialty relevant to respiratory care, with recognized qualifications, by training and/or experience in the management of respiratory disease and in respiratory therapy practices.*Preferred Qualifications:*Board certified in either internal medicine, critical care, pulmonary medicine, emergency medicine, or anesthesia. Minimum 3 years experience. Prior teaching in medical or allied health education.*Work Hours:*Average of 2-3 hours per week advising or educating students.*Posting Date:*01/25/2021*Special Instructions for Applicants:*Please email resume to Dr. Brian Walsh at*Quicklink:*[](