Part Time Clinical Faculty - Physical Therapy (Fall 2017)

Location
Dahlonega, GA
Posted
Apr 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Part Time Clinical Faculty - Physical Therapy (Fall 2017)


Position Number: 53000543

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

General Summary: The University of North Georgia seeks applications for a part-time instructor to provide instruction in the areas of Patient Care Skills, Clinical Education, and other areas of teaching, as needed. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Part Time Clinical Faculty will:
  • Develop, monitor, and refine the clinical education component of the curriculum
  • Facilitate quality learning experiences for students during clinical education
  • Evaluate students' performance, in cooperation with other faculty, to determine their ability to integrate didactic and clinical learning experiences and to progress within the curriculum
  • Educate students, clinical and academic faculty about clinical education
  • Select clinical learning environments that demonstrate characteristics of sound patient/client management, ethical and professional behavior, and currency with physical therapy practice
  • Maximize available resources for the clinical education program
  • Provide documented records and assessment of the clinical education component (includes clinical education sites, clinical educators, etc)
  • Actively engage core faculty clinical education planning, implementation, and assessment


Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • BS or MS in PT or? Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from an accredited institution
  • Georgia PT License
  • Three (3) years clinical teaching experience


Anticipated Hire Date: 07/01/2017

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts

Special Instructions to Applicants: If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.


The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.

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