Director of Health Services

 Allegheny College, a small selective liberal arts college located in northwest Pennsylvania, invites applications for the position of Director of Health Services.  This is a full-time exempt administrative position reporting to the Associate Dean of Students for Wellness Education.

The Director of Health Services provides leadership for a comprehensive primary care operation that serves a diverse residential population of students.  The Director is a collaborative, energetic, and experienced nurse practitioner and/or physician who contributes to campus-wide leadership on public and community health prevention and crisis management.  They inspire a multidisciplinary clinical team in the providing of high quality healthcare services to Allegheny students.

The Director will provide confidential and trustworthy clinical leadership; expert health center administration, including the supervision and management of professional health care providers; and direct patient care. The Director will be a key member of the Health and Wellness team, dedicated to offering holistic healthcare, including outreach programs, services, and initiatives that promote the well-being of the student community.

The successful candidate will possess Master of Science or Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or a Medical degree from an accredited medical school; Pennsylvania Medical License, current CPR training, and continuing medical education classes; and appropriate licensure in Pennsylvania.  The candidate must be eligible for malpractice insurance in Pennsylvania.

Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of liberal arts colleges in the production of future Ph.D.’s, business leaders and other professionals.  The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits.  The College is located in Northwest Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh, near Lake Erie. The 32nd oldest college in the country, Allegheny celebrated its bicentennial in 2015.  Allegheny has a total undergraduate enrollment of just under 2,000 with students from 41 U.S. states and 47 countries.  Its picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach.

Please submit a letter of application, resume, and provide contact information for three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA  16335 or by e-mail to   Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.

posted 7/20/17