The University of Toledo Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is pleased to announce the opening of a 12-month, Associate/Assistant Professor tenure-track faculty position. The start date for this position is July 2019 or later as negotiated.
The qualified candidate will have teaching responsibilities within the DPT curriculum and will be expected to develop/progress a focused and productive research agenda that is competitive for external funding. Candidates must have an earned PhD or equivalent degree and be eligible for Physical Therapy licensure in the state of Ohio.
The preferred candidate is one who has a record of successful external grant funding and two years of teaching experience in a DPT program. Opportunities for teaching are in the clinical courses and life span courses. Candidates with expertise in other areas are also encouraged to apply. Opportunities for collaborative research exist within and across colleges of the University. Opportunities to participate in clinical practice are also available.
The University of Toledo is one of 14 state universities in Ohio. It was established in 1872 and became a member of the state university system in 1967. The University of Toledo and the Medical University of Ohio merged July 2006 to form the public university with the third largest operating budget in the state. The University of Toledo is a public metropolitan research university with 23,000 students on its main campus and health science campus, which houses the University of Toledo Medical Center and the Interprofessional Immersive Simulation Center.
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is part of the College of Health and Human Services, which is organized into four basic schools: Intervention and Wellness; Population Health; Social Justice; & Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, which houses the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. The program admits 28 DPT students per year.
The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the DPT Program is accredited by CAPTE.
Interested candidates must electronically submit a letter of application, the names of three references, a curriculum vita, and a description of his/her research agenda at the following link: https://jobs.utoledo.edu.
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.
The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities.