ASUMH seeks applicants for a full-time, 9-month EMS/Paramedic Instructor and Program Director for the fall semester beginning August 2021. This position will provide leadership and vision for the EMS Program at ASUMH. The role includes development and administration of the Paramedic, EMT, and EMR programs as well as teaching and service. A creative thinker with a strong work ethic, commitment to the concepts of innovation, continuous improvement, and excellence in higher education and in the EMS profession are fundamental to this position.

Minimum Qualifications Include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Current Arkansas Paramedic License and NREMT Certification
  • BLS Certified
  • ACLS Certified
  • PALS Certified
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS instructor certification required
  • Arkansas EMT Instructor

Compensation includes an annual salary commensurate with background and experience, and a comprehensive benefits and leave package. Application review will begin March 2nd.  For a complete description, preferred qualifications, and instructions on how to apply, please visit Job Opportunities at

EOE/AA: ASUMH is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Background Checks: Arkansas State University-Mountain Home is committed to creating a productive workplace in which both persons and property are secure. To achieve that goal, criminal background investigations are performed on the final candidate for each position, and financially sensitive or data sensitive jobs will require credit checks.

Julia Henderson Gist PhD, RN, CNE
Dean, School of Health Sciences
Arkansas State University Mountain Home
1600 South College Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653