ASSISTANT PROFESSOR DIVISION OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
The West Virginia University Division of Occupational Therapy, Morgantown, WV, is seeking (2) two, full-time, non-tenure track, (12-month) faculty members to contribute to a well-established program with a tradition of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service at the Assistant/ rank. Salary will commensurate with academic experience in accordance with Professional Programs Promotion and Tenure criteria. The candidate will contribute to the mission of WVU and the Occupational Therapy Program housed within the School of Medicine.
The Division includes an established entry-level MOT Program, a developing entry-level OTD Program with candidacy status starting a full cohort of 20 students in May 2021, and an interdisciplinary faculty practice clinic. The successful candidate will have opportunities to participate in these programs, as well as various other funded and non-funded community initiatives.
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.