The Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Health & Human Sciences invites applications to join a pool of part-time (adjunct) faculty to teach online and on-campus courses in the entry-level occupational therapy clinical doctorate program and the post-professional doctorate program. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in graduate teaching. Responsibilities for this adjunct faculty position include course preparation and instruction in areas they have demonstrated content expertise. We welcome expertise in adult rehabilitation, older adults, the scholarship of teaching and learning, management & supervision, leadership development, knowledge translation and implementation science.
The Department of Occupational Therapy is part of a dynamic academic and research community that includes eight departments in the School of Health and Human Sciences (SHHS), 15 research labs and institutes, and over 400 clinical and community partnerships.
IUPUI is Indiana's premier urban public research university and holds a Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement. It is home to more than 30,000 students pursuing degrees across 17 distinct schools, including the Indiana University School of Medicine. IUPUI's innovative practices with respect to health and life science have earned national recognition and offer numerous opportunities for collaborative, interdisciplinary research efforts.
As an urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus and an anchor institution within the city of Indianapolis. IUPUI has been recognized for excellence in civic engagement and community partnerships.
The School of Health & Human Sciences is looking for adjunct faculty who will contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation, and beyond through teaching, research and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.
Review of applications is on-going. The preferred start date for the position is Fall 2021. Application materials should include: a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, and names/contact information for three references.
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Individuals who require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the search process must notify the School's HR Business Partner, Paige Hummel, at firstname.lastname@example.org, in advance.
Clinical doctorate or Ph.D. in Occupational Therapy or a related field awarded by an institution accredited by a USDE recognized regional accrediting body.
Demonstrated effectiveness in graduate teaching
Values and participates in interdisciplinary work
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
1.Experience mentoring and advising graduate students 2.Active participation in scholarly activity 3.A post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy or rehabilitation science 4.Licensed occupational therapist
Department Contact for Questions:
For more information on the position, please contact the Dr. Terry Petrenchik at email@example.com . Additional information on the Department of Occupational Therapy, within the School of Health & Human Sciences, can be found at https://shhs.iupui.edu/.
OAA #: IN-AHLT-OT20002
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 9915
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.