Employment Opportunities

Accounting Manager


Reporting to the President, the Accounting Manager serves as the staff liaison to the Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees. The Accounting Manager is responsible for all financial transactions that affect the Won Institute across the operating and endowment accounts.

Responsibilities include the following:


Please send letter of interest and resume to Colleen O’Connell, The salary range is $25-30 per hour.

Acupuncture Department Chair

TIME: Full time, exempt
REPORTS TO: Academic Dean
SUPERVISES: Clinic Director, Acupuncture/Herbal Department lead faculty, Acupuncture faculty members, and program support personnel

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies in Glenside, Pennsylvania is seeking a highly qualified department chair for our Acupuncture Studies Master Degree Program. The Mission of our program is to educate students to become qualified acupuncture practitioners who are grounded in a holistic model of healing that includes the ability to diagnose and treat patients using diverse acupuncture techniques and traditions, integrated with compassion, spiritual awareness, and an understanding of meditation techniques. These diverse traditions include Five Element, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Traditional Korean Medicine, and recently the addition of a certificate program in Chinese Herbal Medicine. The Won Institute is a multi-cultural institution with additional Master Degrees in Won Buddhist Studies and Applied Meditation Studies. Focus on the student’s personal development and the inclusion of non-denominational sitting and moving meditation within the curriculum are key components of all programs.



The acupuncture department chair assists the Academic Dean in carrying out the mission of the Institute. The acupuncture department chair is responsible for classroom and clinical education of acupuncturists and for oversight of the Chinese Herbal Medicine Certificate. The acupuncture department chair oversees advising of students and providing appropriate retention and academic standards for student achievement.



Evaluation / Assessment


Academic Records / files:

Transfer Credits

Accreditation and approval standards

Other duties as assigned

To Apply:
Please send cover letter, CV and salary requirements by June 15, 2014 to:
Dr. Janet Leidy, Acupuncture Department Chair
Won Institute of Graduate Studies
137 S. Easton Road
Glenside, PA 19038


Chinese Herbal Dispensary Assistant

TIME: Part-time in Chinese Herbal Dispensary
REPORTS TO: Herbal Dispensary Manager

The Chinese Herb Dispensary Assistant will assist the Dispensary Manager in the expansion and maintenance of the herb dispensary, dispensary practices, and electronic/printed documentation required to support the ongoing development of the Chinese Herb Dispensary.


Including but not limited to:


Proficiency with Microsoft Office/Google applications; experience with email and Internet communications. Proficient in both visual identification and therapeutic use of Chinese medicinal herbs.


L.OM license in Pennsylvania.
Degree in Oriental Medicine from ACAOM accredited program.
Excellent communication, writing, and organizational skills.
Highly proficient in Microsoft-based computer applications, email, and Internet.
Ability to work well independently and under supervision with a multitude of clerical tasks.


Part Time Clinical Receptionist

TIME: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday evenings 4pm-8pm, occasional Saturdays 9am-3pm /> REPORTS TO: Lead Receptionist

The part-time Clinical Receptionist reports to the Lead Clinical Receptionist, the Director of Academic Information Systems and the Clinical Director. The Clinical Receptionist is the first administrative contact for patients, current students, prospective students and event attendees. The Clinical Receptionist uses Google Apps for Education systems to coordinate various clinics for students and faculty members. The Clinical Receptionist uses Google mail, calendars, and drive extensively as well as an Internet based financial tracking system and therefore must have strong technological skills.


Including but not limited to: