Tenure Track Faculty, Emergency Medical Technology

Cuyahoga Community College Cleveland, OH

About the Job

Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) is proud to be Ohio’s first and largest community college. Currently, we have an excellent opportunity for a Tenure Track Faculty position in Emergency Medical Technology. The successful candidate will prepare and deliver lectures to students; prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments and handouts; and keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, speaking with colleagues and participating in professional conferences. Responsibilities will include advising students on academic and vocational curricula and on career issues as needed; planning, evaluating and revising curricula, course content and course materials and methods of instruction; and maintaining regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students. The incumbent will also serve on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies, department matters and academic issues and participate in campus and community events.



  • Bachelor’s degree in a medical field

  • Certified State of Ohio Emergency Medical Technician Instructor – Paramedic

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Paramedic

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Instructor

  • American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certified and become an ACLS instructor within six months of employment

  • Become an American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) instructor within six months of employment

  • Teaching experience

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Suite (or equivalent)

  • Sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population


Preferred Qualifications             

  • Master’s degree in any field

  • National Registry Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic

  • American Heart Association ACLS Instructor and American Heart Association PALS Instructor

  • Community college teaching experience


This is a full-time tenure track faculty opportunity for the academic year beginning August (Fall) 2018. Ability to work a combination of days/evenings/weekends is required. Assignments may include working at multiple sites/campuses.


The following documents must be attached to your on-line employment application: current resume;

a cover letter; a one-page statement explaining how you promote student learning and achievement; scanned copies of your transcript (original, unofficial or photocopy) for the required degree and copies of current required licenses/certifications.


At Tri-C, we’re putting students on the path to a bright future.

From more than 1,000 credit courses in over 140 career and technical programs and liberal arts curricula, to workforce training courses and programs designed to assist individuals with job skills training, Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) is helping students prepare for a better career, professional development and a bright future.

Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) has the lowest tuition in Northeast Ohio and is dedicated to helping students pay for college by providing low tuition rates, financial aid opportunities, scholarships and grants – contributing to optimal student success! For more than 50 years, Tri-C has provided high quality, affordable education and programs to more than 900,000 members of our community. We’re proud to be Ohio’s first and largest community college. Help us continue the tradition.


Discover Tri-C. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
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