About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.
About the Opportunity:
Responsibilities: Part-time Instructor positions available as determined by department's curricular and institutional needs to teach in undergraduate and graduate courses in physical therapy. Responsibilities include: development and administration of lecture, recitation, and/or laboratory experiences, preparation of lectures, course materials, examinations, and evaluation of student performance in the course. Part-time instructors may work under the direction of the Lead Faculty for the course and will hold office hours as appropriate. Part-time instructors will report to the Associate Department Chair.
Qualifications: DPT in physical therapy is required. APTA Clinical Specialist Certification is preferred. Successful applicants will have work experience and college teaching experience in large, diverse higher education institution or clinical instructor experience.
Additional Information: The Department of Physical Therapy, Movement, and Rehabilitation Sciences (PTMRS) at Northeastern is founded on the university's core values of interdisciplinary education, urban engagement, international knowledge, and cutting-edge research. The PTMRS Department Mission is to impact the health and well-being of the global community by developing leaders in physical therapy, movement, and rehabilitation through interprofessional, experiential education, translational research, and excellence in clinical practice.
Our exceptional faculty are dedicated to promoting excellence in practice, education, scholarship, and community service. Faculty are engaged in active clinical research and practice. A hallmark of our program is the integration of experiential learning and didactic education whether through use of standardized patients, communication and interaction with community consultants, participation in service learning projects, or engagement in research with our faculty.
Doctor of Physical Therapy Graduates from Northeastern are innovative, global leaders who excel in clinical practice, research and community service. As one of the longest accredited programs in the United States, and the only program with Cooperative Education, our students graduate with exceptional clinical decision-making skills, and experience in the fields of physical therapy and human movement science.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.