Occupational Therapy - INSTRUCTOR/ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
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Job Title INSTRUCTOR/ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Department Occupational Therapy School/Parent Organization School of Health Science and Human Performance Division Provost and Educational Affairs Division Employment Category Fulltime-Regular Academic Year 2018-2019 Academic Semester Anticipated start date 08/16/2018 If temporary, expected end date 05/31/2019 Faculty Status Term Position/Job Summary
The Department of Occupational Therapy invites applications for a full-time, one-year, non-tenure eligible position, with the possibility of reappointment, to begin August 16, 2018. Occupational Therapy faculty are involved in teaching clinical, theoretical, and research-based classes at both the undergraduate and graduate programmatic levels; individual and student/faculty scholarship; and service to the department, college, community and profession. The Department of Occupational Therapy is committed to increasing the diversity of the faculty to broaden the academic experience for its students. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants must be a certified OTR and eligible for licensure in New York State. A minimum of three years clinical experience and a Masters Degree is required. Doctoral degree and previous teaching experience preferred.
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at http://ithaca.edu/jobs/ and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list containing the contact information for at least three professional references. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.
Work authorization (select one): Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position Department description
The Department of Occupational Therapy offers two programs: an established, accredited five-year program leading to a BS in Occupational Science and an MS in Occupational Therapy, and a 2.4 year Professional Entry-level MS program in Occupational Therapy. The department also offers a minor in Occupational Science and provides numerous experiential learning opportunities through our two on-campus clinics, the Center for Life Skills program and our partnership with the Ithaca Free Clinic.
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. We offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.
We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.
We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.
When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.
Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.
To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at http://ithaca.edu
FLSA Status Exempt Is this position eligible for benefits? Yes Is this position covered by the SEIU? Yes Vacancy ID F2099
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- Reference List
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