Academic Support Services Director

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Job Title:

Academic Support Services Director

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Department Name:

7N640:Physical Therapy

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

Physical Requirements:

Ability to work in a sedentary position utilizing computer, mouse, keyboard and phone for portions of the day. Ability to travel across campus for meetings and classes.


Monday – Friday

Job Summary:

The primary purpose of this position is to provide an ongoing University of Kentucky presence in clinical facilities throughout Western Kentucky and to serve the overall physical therapy education program through other representative tasks as needed. This professional staff position is responsible for development and maintenance of clinical education sites in Western Kentucky. This staff member will establish and maintain relationships with clinicians in western Kentucky. The staff member will also provide supervision/evaluation of student performance during clinical education, assist the Director of Clinical Education in coordination of student clinical assignment, assist in establishment and maintenance of clinical contracts with all sites, and provide professional development to sites. The staff member will also assume teaching responsibilities within the physical therapy program curriculum.

Ideal candidates will have a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (PhD not required) and are currently a licensed physical therapist.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Practicing clinician, experience as clinical instructor, clinical administrator

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Licensed Physical Therapist.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 5/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time