Faculty Position in Occupational Therapy (Program Director)

Location
Washington, D.C.
Posted
Jul 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


I. RECRUITMENT PLAN

Posting Number: F001337 Academic Title: Faculty Position in Occupational Therapy (Program Director) Rank: Associate Professor, Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Program Director Discipline Health Sciences Specialty: Contract Type: Non-Tenure Track, Renewable Appointment (initial appt period) - 08/01/2018 - 06/30/2019 Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 09/01/2018 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The Department of Health, Human Function, & Rehabilitative Sciences invites applications for a program director for the Occupational Therapy (OT) program. The School of Medicine & Health Sciences is a dynamic academic environment that encourages collaborative and interprofessional efforts within the University and beyond. This full-time, 12-month, non-tenure track faculty appointment will be filled at a rank (Assistant/Associate) and salary commensurate with experience. Total compensation also includes a generous benefits package.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

The program director will oversee and develop program curricula, policies, and procedures; manage budgets, faculty hiring, and teaching assignments; and mentor and evaluate the program's faculty. The program director will also provide leadership for in securing accreditation for a new entry-level Occupational Therapy Doctorate program expected to begin August 2020.

Minimum Qualifications:

• A doctorate in a related field of study at the time of appointment;
• Licensed, or eligible for licensure, to practice OT in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment;
• 8 years of experience as an occupational therapist;
• 3 years of experience in a full-time academic appointment with teaching responsibilities;
• Administrative experience including, but not limited to, program planning and implementation, personnel management, evaluation, and budgeting;
• A record of scholarship (e.g., scholarship of application, scholarship of teaching and learning);
• Documented expertise in area(s) of teaching and knowledge of content delivery methods (e.g. online learning);
• Knowledge and experience with ACOTE guidelines and accreditation standards;
• Organization and program planning skills; and
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Advertised Salary: Other Benefits: Other Information: Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete the online faculty application, upload a CV and cover letter, and provide the names and contact information of at least three professional references. Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin August 10th, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled.

Department Link: https://smhs.gwu.edu/academics/health-sciences-programs/departments/hhfrs-programs Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/52637
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Will you have received a doctorate in a related field of study at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you be licensed, or eligible for licensure, to practice OT in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have at least 8 years of experience as an occupational therapist?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least 3 years of experience in a full-time academic appointment with teaching responsibilities?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have administrative experience including, but not limited to, program planning and implementation, personnel management, evaluation, and budgeting?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Can you provide a record of scholarship (e.g., scholarship of application, scholarship of teaching and learning)?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Can you provide documented expertise in area(s) of teaching and knowledge of content delivery methods (e.g. online learning)?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Do you have knowledge and experience with ACOTE guidelines and accreditation standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Do you have organization and program planning skills?
    • Yes
    • No
  10. * Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    PI103388522

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