Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy (Tenure Track)

Stockton, San Joaquin County
Apr 08, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy (Tenure Track) Cardiovascular & Pulmonary/Exercise Physiology The University of the Pacific in Northern California has offered concise programs culminating in an accredited degree in physical therapy for 25 years, and began offering the DPT degree in 2003. The successful candidate will join a department of dynamic full-time and adjunct clinical faculty dedicated to preparing our students to be physical therapists and leaders who will have purposeful, meaningful, and positive impacts on health and society. The primary teaching opportunities for this position are specific to knowledge and clinical expertise in the area of cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitation and exercise physiology. In addition to fulfilling and excelling in their assigned teaching responsibilities, tenure-track faculty members must be productive scholars with a commitment to university service. University of the Pacific is an independent, comprehensive academic institution in the Central Valley in Stockton, California, with the Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco and the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento. Stockton is about 1.5 hours from both San Francisco and the Sierra Nevada mountains. University of the Pacific in Stockton has approximately 5,000 students enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences and Schools of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Education, Engineering & Computer Science, Business Music, and International Studies. The Department of Physical Therapy is a part of the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences and currently enrolls 36 students annually. The Department enjoys state-of-the-art classrooms and dedicated clinic and research space and equipment.