DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.
Job ID: 75704 Rank: Assistant Professor College/School: Chicago, IL - College of Science & Health Responsibilities:
DePaul University Occupational Therapy Program invites applications for a 10-month tenure track faculty position to begin January, 2022. We seek an innovative and energetic person with vision that can contribute to our developing program, anticipated to begin in the Fall of 2022. The program is located in the heart of Chicago at the Lincoln Park campus.
The successful candidate will be passionate about and eager to contribute to our community engaged and occupation focused curriculum. Responsibilities include teaching, student advising, research, and service to the department and university. Experience teaching and/or practicing in the area of Mental Health, Occupational Science, and/or Evidence Based Practice is preferred.
DePaul University seeks applicants that reflect the diversity of its student body and the city of Chicago. Applicants who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to an inclusive climate are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas. Members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.
The College of Science and Health is the third largest college at DePaul, enrolling over 3000 students. The college includes programs in mathematics, psychology, physics and astrophysics, environmental science and studies, chemistry and biochemistry, biology, neuroscience, health sciences and nursing. The College of Science and Health provides high quality, personalized, accessible science and health education to a diverse student body, grounded in the values of St. Vincent de Paul. Our teaching and research advance knowledge and service to society.
With an overall enrollment of over 22,000 students, DePaul is the nation's twelfth largest private non-profit university. While the university is large, the class size in the department typically does not exceed 40 students. We seek candidates with a demonstrated record of effectiveness as the instructor for a variety of courses or teaching environments, ability to teach graduate-level courses in analysis and/or applied mathematics, a demonstrated commitment to continued development as an educator, and active engagement in high-quality research.
Licensure, or eligible for licensure, in Illinois.
A Research or Clinical Doctorate Degree;
Experience teaching or practicing in Mental Health, Occupational Science, and/or Evidence Based Practice;
A minimum of 5 years of clinical experience in the field of occupational therapy;
College or graduate level teaching experience.
Individuals from underrepresented groups and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Applicants who have experience working with a diverse range of clients, staff, and students and who can contribute to an inclusive climate are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas. Special Instructions to Applicants: SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS:
The full and complete application should contain the following information:
A letter of application indicating qualifications for the position;
A curriculum vitae;
Copy of transcripts;
Teaching philosophy statement;
Contact information for three professional references;
A personal philosophy statement about integrating diversity, equity, and inclusion in your work as an OT and as a faculty member.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates will not be considered until all the above materials are received. Applications submitted by August 15th, 2021, will receive priority consideration. Interviews are expected to begin in September.
For further questions about this position, please contact Dr. Kate Barrett, search committee chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Close Date: Oct 1, 2021
C.V.(1) Cover Letter(1) Transcript(1) Diversity Statement(1) Teaching Statement(1) Confidential Letter of Recommendation or Evaluation(3)
Internal Number: 141856468
About DePaul University
At DePaul University, we are looking for candidates who want to join us in our mission to provide access to education for all. Successful candidates welcome ideas and perspectives from colleagues and students representing a wide variety of cultures, backgrounds, religious beliefs, and experiences. We seek collaborative, open-minded and hard working professionals to work in a real world urban learning environment. Are you exceptional, yet modest and open to challenges? We seek achievers and leaders that want to bring their passion and skills to our well-respected community of approachable colleagues. Build your career with us. DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.