Teaching Specialist - Continuous Recruitment

Jun 03, 2019
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title: Teaching Specialist - Continuous Recruitment
Location: Rochester
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 315275

Required Qualifications:

  • Practicing Occupational Therapist
  • Completed master’s degree
  • Proficient in Microsoft word and web-based communication systems
  • Current Minnesota state license, or obtaining license within 3 months of hire as a condition of employment

Desired Qualifications:

  • History of teaching others (within higher education preferred)
  • Experience using online learning platforms
About the Job

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare instructional materials including syllabus, course objectives, course materials and educational experiences in teaching ; 3 credit course.
  • Assist in the delivery of online, in-class or both formats within a model of hybrid teaching and learning.
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff support services to manage an online course component. Collaborate effectively with faculty, students, and others within the University, Academic Health Center, Center for Allied Health Programs, and community
About the Department

The Program in Occupational Therapy's mission is to enhance the health and quality of life of the people of Minnesota, the nation, and the world through engagement in meaningful occupation. Consistent with the mission of the University of Minnesota, the Program in Occupational Therapy fosters engaged professional and inter-professional discovery, learning, and public service to advance knowledge and to inspire the next generation of leaders in practice, education, and research.

How To Apply

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents there.

This position is continuous.


The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.

The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu.

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).

Background Check Information

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.

About the U of M

The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR)

The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) offers distinctive health sciences education to prepare students for a broad spectrum of current and emerging careers, ranging from patient care to pure and applied research. Serving more than 750 students in the heart of downtown Rochester, UMR is "recoding the DNA of learning" through individualized experience, personal growth, community engagement, and an integrated health sciences curriculum for tomorrow's health professionals.