Assistant/Associate Teachng Professor - School of Health Professions - Department of Physical Thera
Job ID 28421
Full/Part Time Full-Time
The Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Missouri, invites applications for a full-time, 9 or 12-month non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor. The applicant must be an excellent teacher and clinician.
• Assist the lead adult neuro and pediatric faculty members in instruction of coursework; other teaching, service and scholarly activities according to department need
• Treat patients with adult neurological rehabilitation needs (as a clinical instructor) in our pro bono clinic 10 hrs a week; other options for clinical practice exist
• Preference given to individuals willing to teach wide-ranging coursework including basic science and foundational clinical skills.
Appointment will begin as early as Summer Semester 2018
• Licensed or eligible for PT licensure in Missouri
• Earned terminal academic degree (PhD, EdD, DSc, etc)
• History of practice in neurological rehabilitation
Applications will be reviewed until a well-qualified candidate is selected.
The University of Missouri (MU) has over 29,000 students and is a Land-Grant University. MU is also a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and has a Carnegie classification as a Research University with Very High Research Activity. The Department is collegial and has established wide-ranging research collaborations including other health professions, medicine, nursing, veterinary medicine, exercise science, nutritional science, and engineering. Columbia, Missouri has been frequently ranked as a top place to live, best place to raise a family, and a great community in which to retire. In the foothills of the Ozark recreational area, Columbia lies halfway between Kansas City and St. Louis.
For more information on the Physical Therapy Department, the School of Health Professions, and the University of Missouri, go to: http://shp.missouri.edu/pt/.
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications of the applicant.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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