The Division of Physical Therapy at West Virginia University (WVU) is seeking a full-time, non-tenure track (12-month) faculty member at the Assistant Professor rank. The successful candidate will collaborate with faculty in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology on program development and clinical care, including urogynecology, pelvic pain, pre- and postpartum musculoskeletal issues, and other aspects of women's health while providing direct patient care in multiple clinic locations. The candidate will also contribute to the mission of WVU and the program in Physical Therapy housed within the School of Medicine. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.
The program has been consistently accredited since 1970 and has a proud tradition of preparing excellent clinicians. For the last decade, the division has had a faculty member whose primary responsibility is to provide teaching and clinical services in the area of women's health. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in area(s) of scholarship appropriate to areas of expertise leading to peer-reviewed publications. Active engagement in departmental, university, and professional service activities is also expected.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.