Research Professor, Occupational Therapy (IHP FACULTY)

Boston, MA
May 03, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Institute has announced an organization-wideanti-racism initiative to think boldly about race and bring together allmembers of the IHP community to address systemic racial injustice as well asoppression more broadly. The plan seeks to create a supportive and inclusivecampus environment and better support the diverse communities the schoolserves. We are excited about this new initiative and are hiring employees whoare committed to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion and will contributeto our anti-racism and anti-oppression approach. 

The MGHInstitute of Health Professions in Boston is seeking to fill a full-time (12-month)research faculty position.  The primaryresponsibilities include conducting high-quality clinical research in areasrelated to occupational therapy, establishing a program of extramurally-fundedresearch, participation in an innovative Interdisciplinary RehabilitationSciences PhD Program, and supervising/mentoring student and facultyresearch. 


These positions are funded by the MGH Institute and include verycompetitive salaries as well as start-up funding to establish requiredlaboratory facilities and cover other costs associated with fostering asuccessful research program. 


Excellent opportunities for collaboration and joint appointments areavailable at affiliated world-class hospitals including the MassachusettsGeneral Hospital and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital network. Currentresearch faculty members also collaborate with other leading institutions inthe Boston Area including MIT and Harvard University/Medical School.


MGH Institute of Health Professions is a fully accredited graduateschool located in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard overlooking downtownBoston, the only degree-granting member of Partners HealthCare System (the largest healthcareprovider in New England), and rated in the top 10% of health professionsgraduate programs by US News and WorldReport.

QualificationsRequirements 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. Academic rank is open. 
Interested individuals should apply online at to requisition number 3093539. For more information contact Dr. Robert Hillman,  c/o Michelle DeOcampo at [email protected] or visit our website at This position will be open until filled. 

Primary Location: MA-Charlestown-MGH IHP
Work Locations:
MGH IHP (MGHCharlestownIHP)
36 First Avenue
Charlestown, 02129

Job: Teaching/Faculty
Organization: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH)
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Job Posting: Jul 25, 2019

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