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Adjunct - Physical Therapy

Husson University
Bangor, ME, ME

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

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Husson University in Bangor, ME, has been transforming students’ lives for over 100 years. We
do this by inspiring and preparing students for professional careers in current and emerging
fields as part of an education informed by the sciences and humanities.

Husson has helped thousands of students to benefit from the transformative power of
education. We’re committed to making the strategic decisions now that will allow us to
continue transforming lives well into the future.

The School of Physical Therapy seeks to attract world-class adjunct faculty to enrich the
educational experience of our professionally-motivated students. Husson is committed to
building a culturally diverse part-time and full-time faculty dedicated to teaching and working in
a multicultural environment. We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to
the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship,
and professional experience.

Examples of Duties

Husson University is seeking to add enthusiastic individuals to the adjunct pool to teach courses in our School of Physical Therapy. Course are primarily taught on campus in a 15 week format however hybrid options may be available in some instances.

Typical Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess a DPT, MSPT or Ph.D. in physical therapy. Candidates must hold or be eligible for licensure as a physical therapist in the state of Maine.
- Previous experience with teaching and course development is desirable.
- Strong organizational and time management skills are essential.
- Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately are essential
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
- Working knowledge of a presentation software (Powerpoint, Keynote etc)
- Compliance with CAPTE criteria and APTA Code of Ethics

Supplemental Information

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to interact with
other people in socially acceptable ways, sit and write using a variety of implements. The
employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally
required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up
to 25 pounds.



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Mission Statement:

Husson University inspires and prepares students for professional careers in current and emerging fields within the context of an education informed by the sciences and humanities.

The University
Located in beautiful Bangor, Maine, Husson University is a small school that makes a big impact. With 3,400 undergraduate and graduate students and an average class size of 18, Husson University prides itself on being an institution where everyone focuses on the student. Our students are more than just a number here at Husson.

We have a long-standing commitment to providing affordable and accessible education. Our faculty members are some of the leading experts in their fields. They include Fulbright scholars and numerous leaders of honorary and professional societies.

Husson University dining hallWe have a strong focus on experiential learning. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranked Husson as one of the top 10 institutions in the country for student participation in internships. (2013 and 2014)

Combined, these attributes have made Husson the “University of Choice” for professional careers in current and emerging fields where students succeed, experiential learning is championed and global understanding is promoted. All of our programs are designed to help students achieve career success. With 54 degree programs and 10 graduate professional programs to choose from, you’ll find Husson graduates in organizations devoted to business, information technology, criminal justice, hospitality, education, healthcare, communications, pharmacy and much more.

Our warm, welcoming campus community is part of Maine’s third largest city. Bangor is located along the banks of the Penobscot River and is part of the Maine Highlands. It offers local residents the perfect balance of arts, culture, shopping, dining, and entertainment, in a town with one of the lowest urban crime rates in America. Husson is easy to access from I-95 and Bangor International Airport.

And if you love the great outdoors, Husson offers you four seasons of adventure. Acadia National Park, Baxter State Park, Moosehead Lake Region, and the Camden Hills area are all just a short drive away. Everything from a relaxing day at the beach, to a thrill-packed mountain bike ride in fall foliage, to world-class skiing, is within reach.Husson University dining hall

If career growth and quality of life are important to you, and if you have a passion for educating the next generation of leaders by transforming students’ lives, then we invite you to learn more about Husson University.

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