IHP Research Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (FACULTY)

The Institution:
MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an innovative and interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, direct entry-level master’s and doctorate, and post-professional programs in Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Speech-Language Pathology, Health Professions Education, and a PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences. The only degree-granting affiliate of Partners HealthCare System, the MGH Institute offers its more than 1,400 students unparalleled opportunities to learn and work alongside expert practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, community, and educational settings. The school, which has graduated more than 5,400 students since its 1977 founding by Massachusetts General Hospital, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Several programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report and the school has been named for the past six years as a Great College to Work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Asst/Assoc/Full Research Professor: The MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is seeking to fill two full-time (12-month) research intensive faculty positions. The primary responsibilities of both positions include conducting high-quality research in areas related to physical therapy and/or occupational therapy, establishing a program of extramurally-funded research, participation in an innovative Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Sciences PhD Program, and supervising/mentoring student and faculty research.

Academic rank is dependent on qualifications. Preference will be given to individuals who have an established record of peer-reviewed publications and research grant funding.

These positions are funded by the MGH Institute and include very competitive salaries as well as start-up funding to establish required laboratory facilities and cover other costs associated with fostering a successful research program.

Excellent opportunities for collaboration and joint appointments are available at affiliated world-class hospitals including the Massachusetts General Hospital and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital network. Current research faculty members also collaborate with other leading institutions in the Boston Area including MIT and Harvard University/Medical School.

MGH Institute of Health Professions is a fully accredited graduate school located in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard overlooking downtown Boston, the only degree-granting member of Partners HealthCare System (the largest healthcare provider in New England), and rated in the top 10% of health professions graduate programs by US News and World Report.


Requirements for this position are a PhD degree as well as an established record of external research grant funding and peer-reviewed publications. In addition, applicants must submit their cover letter(including area of expertise and research focus) and curriculum vitae. This position will be open until filled. For more information contact Damary Gutierrez at dlgutierrez@mghihp.edu .

EEO Statement

The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations and applications from individuals who would bring diversity of experience, thought and practice to the Institute's research, teaching and clinical missions. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.

Primary Location: MA-Charlestown-MGH IHP
Work Locations: MGH IHP 36 First Avenue Charlestown 02129
Job: Teaching/Faculty
Organization: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH)
Schedule: Full-time
Standard Hours: 40
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Recruiting Department: IHP SHRS
Job Posting: Jul 20, 2016


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