Gannon University’s Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences invites applications for a new faculty member in the role of Capstone Coordinator in the entry-level Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program. The appointment for this twelve-month, tenure or teaching track position begins January 2021. Experience in research, and supervising doctoral student activities, including the doctoral experiential component and capstone projects is required. The successful candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with colleagues and community partners, support an interprofessional learning environment, advise students, and participate in service activities to support the University, community, and profession.
Qualified candidates are required to have an earned doctoral degree (e.g. Ph.D., Ed.D., D.H.S., D.Sc., O.T.D.) granted by an institution accredited by a US Department of Education-recognized regional accrediting body and five-to-seven (5-7) years of clinical experience. Licensure or eligibility for licensure in Florida as an Occupational Therapist is required; NBCOT certification or eligibility for certification is required. Candidates who are able to provide evidence of effective teaching (two years or more) and scholarship in higher education are preferred. Ideally, candidates will have experience using course management systems for purposes of instruction and advising. Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.
Recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For,” Gannon is a comprehensive Masters L institution that is committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. Ruskin is located along the Gulf Coast of Florida in the Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg/Bradenton area.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume/C.V., evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your respective field, and the contact information for three professional references to http://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/5339. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree. For more information about Gannon visit www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.