The Division of Physical Therapy at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio is inviting applications for a full-time, 11 month tenure track faculty position at the level of assistant professor. This position is available due to faculty retirement. While we are seeking the most qualified applicant, those with expertise in neurological rehabilitation and pain science are especially encouraged to apply. Starting date is July 1, 2021 – although this is negotiable. The program has created a strong student-centered learning environment. Faculty value collegiality, diversity and inclusive, and interprofessional working relationships that all lead to a positive work environment.
Consideration will be given to candidates who complement and/or expand current department research and teaching strengths. The ideal candidate should show evidence of the ability to develop a successful, extramurally funded research program. Teaching will be within the area of expertise of the candidate. All faculty within the Division participate in service at the division, college, or university level and advise entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students. Teaching and research collaborations within the college and university are fostered and encouraged. Resources for teaching and research are available within the division, college, and university. Responsibilities
Teach graduate courses with a commitment to active learning and use of technology in the learning process
Sustained productivity and growth in a focused research program
Successful grant writing using internal and external sponsors
Advise and mentor DPT students
Service to the Division, School, College, University, profession, and community
Contribute to an interdisciplinary environment of research, instruction, and community collaborations
Licensed physical therapist in Ohio or eligible to be licensed in Ohio
Clinical expertise in physical therapy developed over at least 3 years of clinical experience.
Terminal academic degree (PhD, DSc, EdD or similar).
ABD considered with degree completion by employment start date.
Demonstrated scholarly productivity as evidenced by recent completion of terminal academic degree or a track record of peer reviewed publications.
Plan for establishing and conducting independent research.
Planning Unit: College of Health Sciences & Professions
Department: Physical Therapy
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Dr. Betty Sindelar - firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Type: full-time regular
Commensurate with Education and Experience.
Internal Number: 35383
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