Part-time Faculty, Post-Professional Occupational Therapy Program (PPOTD)

Employer
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Location
Boston, MA

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Allied Health
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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Description
Description:

The MGH Institute of Health Professions invites applications for a part-time faculty member to join our team in the new online Post-Professional Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program (PPOTD), which enrolled its first cohort of students in fall 2020. The MGH Institute of Health Professions is a fully accredited graduate school located in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard overlooking downtown Boston. The Institute is the only degree-granting member of Mass General Brigham (the largest health care provider in New England). Many of our graduate programs are highly rated by U.S. News & World Report.  The Institute has been recognized multiple times by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a “Great College to Work For.”  This position represents a unique opportunity for a visionary professional to support the Institute’s goals of developing and implementing accessible online post-professional education for occupational therapists, in order to optimize health care outcomes and service delivery for diverse communities.

 

Responsibilities:

Faculty will be responsible for course development, implementation, and evaluation, student advising, developing collaborative opportunities with other health professions, and contributing to interprofessional education within the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences. This position will include recruitment and training of Innovation Project mentors, including recruiting and mentoring students.  This position will include select service on program committees and participation in scholarly activities. This position is available with a remote option, requiring on-campus visits each semester and at necessary student / departmental events (e.g. on-site orientation, commencement).

 



Qualifications
Qualifications:

Faculty candidates will hold a research or clinical doctorate in occupational therapy, education, or related field. Candidates must have teaching experience with at least 5 years of clinical experience.  Previous experience in online course development and teaching in an online program is highly desirable. Applicants should have strong communication and organizational skills, particularly in an online format (e.g. Zoom, Outlook) with evidence of leadership and scholarship potential. This position is a 12-month appointment, with rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

 

How to apply:

Applicants should apply online at www.mghihp.edu/job-search req #3172894.  A cover letter including teaching philosophy and related online education experience, CV and the names and contact information of at least 3 references should be submitted.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is 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: Oct 13, 2021

Organization

MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an innovative and interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, direct entry-level master’s and doctorate, and post-professional programs in Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Speech-Language Pathology, Health Professions Education, and a PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences. The only degree-granting affiliate of the Partners HealthCare System, the MGH Institute offers its more than 1,500 students unparalleled opportunities to learn and work alongside expert practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, community, and educational settings. The school, which has graduated more than 5,400 students since its 1977 founding by Massachusetts General Hospital, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Several programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report and the school has been named for the past six years as a Great College to Work for by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The MGH Institute of Health Professions is located at the Catherine Filene Shouse Building in Boston's historic Charlestown Navy Yard. Originally built in 1866, a complete interior renovation of the Shouse Building was completed in 2001, providing a state-of-the-art working and learning environment. The building also houses The Children's Quarters, which offers kindergarten and preschool daycare to both staff and students of the Institute and the Charlestown community. We employ more than 200 faculty, administration, and staff, and offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer

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