The School of Health Sciences at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites qualified persons with a passion for Physical Therapy to apply for a full-time special instructor appointment.
The Department of Human Movement Science, Physical Therapy Program at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites applications for a Special Instructor to begin August 15, 2019. Responsibilities include teaching, student advising, university and community service, and scholarship, meeting the expectations for a core faculty member and APTA standards. Qualifications include doctoral degree completed by August 15, 2019 as well as clinical experience in physical therapy. Applicants with expertise in neurologic physical therapy and teaching experience are especially encouraged to apply. The candidate should hold or be eligible for Michigan Physical Therapy licensure. Content expertise of the candidate and the current physical therapy faculty will determine teaching responsibilities.
Candidates must demonstrate experience with or a commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Minimum requirements are clinical experience in physical therapy, holding or eligible for Michigan Physical Therapy licensure, and the pursuit or attainment of a doctoral degree (e.g. PhD, DPT). Candidates who are nearing completion will be considered if they can demonstrate evidence of completing degree requirements by August 15, 2019.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Application Information: Position begins August 15, 2019. Review will begin December 1, 2018 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries are encouraged. Contact Melodie Kondratek, DScPT. by email [email protected] Internet: https://www.oakland.edu/shs/.
Candidates will provide a Diversity Statement that describes their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
Internal Number: 15167
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.