UWorld, a market leader in board review products for medical students and residents, is seeking practicing physician assistants (PAs) to write and edit content for a new line of Web-based products geared specifically for PAs. PA content developers will collaborate with a team of physicians, subject matter experts, editors, and illustrators to produce high-quality content preparing PA students for the PA National Certifying Exam (PANCE) and practicing PAs for the PA National Recertifying Exam (PANRE).
Ideal candidates will follow a schedule that provides a constant balance of clinical and nonclinical work. PA content developers will update their medical expertise while educating tomorrow's PAs via our innovative and interactive platform. Candidates will partner with some of the brightest minds in education and become a part of UWorld's success story.
If you are looking for a company that is passionate about clinical education and provides growth opportunity with a good work/life balance, UWorld is right for you.
PA content developers will work part-time in a hospital-based or outpatient practice and the remainder of the time at our corporate office in Dallas, Texas on a mutually agreed-upon schedule (typically ~25%40% clinical and ~60%75% nonclinical).
NCCPA-certified PA in active clinical practice
High scores on PANCE and PANRE
Prior experience in writing board-style questions, tutoring PA students, or working in an academic institution preferred
Exceptional communication skills, superior medical knowledge, and passion for training future PAs
Develop original content for the PANCE, PANRE, and other UWorld question banks, including writing clinical vignettes and/or comprehensive explanations that follow the UWorld style and are based on examination blueprints and high-yield clinical scenarios
Review and revise content written by other team members, providing and receiving feedback with tact and diplomacy, with a focus on accuracy, precision, readability, and educational value
Work with medical illustration team to create original high-yield images and figures highlighting important medical concepts or disease processes
Collaborate with interdisciplinary team of physicians, editors, illustrators, IT/customer support professionals, and others to produce content, improve processes, develop new features, and respond to user feedback
Manage time effectively while multitasking and contributing to a collaborative work environment
Complete other tasks as requested
Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive compensation (contingent on experience)
Paid time off (based on sliding scale according to hire date and work hours)
Generous paid holiday schedule
5 professional comp days for CME or related activities
Comprehensive benefits package (medical, vision, dental, life, disability)
401(k) plan for retirement with 4% employer matching (eligibility after 90 days of employment)
On-site group fitness classes & relaxed work environment
UWorld is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified persons. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, handicap or disability, or age in any of its policies, procedures, or practices in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (pertaining to race, color, and national origin), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (pertaining to handicap), and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (pertaining to age). This non-discriminatory policy covers hiring and employment at the Company.