Non-Tenure Track Faculty Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy

Pace University College of Health Professions
New York, United States
Competitive Salary
Mar 08, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Pace University’s College of Health Professions invites applications for a Full-Time Faculty Position at the rank of Assistant Clinical Professor or Associate Clinical Professor to join our faculty in the Department of Occupational Therapy at the Pleasantville Campus.

The College of Health Professions is a thriving academic community within a University that is ranked #1 among private, four-year colleges for upward economic mobility by Harvard University’s Opportunity Insights. Pace University was also recently ranked #4 in “Top 10 Colleges Deserving Recognition for their Response to COVID-19” in College Magazine.

We seek a non-tenure-track faculty member to teach in our Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (OT) Program. Candidates should have expertise in Mental Health, Physical Rehabilitation, or Pediatrics.

The faculty must be licensed or eligible for NY OT licensure.

Responsibilities include program/curriculum development, teaching, student advisement, and research supervision, and service to the Program, College, University, and Community as well as the support of Pace University’s mission.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:
• An earned doctoral degree in OT or related field from an institution accredited by a USDE-recognized regional accrediting body. Individuals near completion of a doctoral degree may be considered.
• A minimum of three years of clinical experience.
• Teaching experience in a higher education setting. Experience in teaching hybrid or online courses is a plus.
• A strong commitment to diversity, equity, inclusiveness, and actively promote diversity.


Pace University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Established in 2010, the College of Health Professions at Pace University offers a broad range of programs at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels. It is the College’s goal to create innovative and complex programs that reflect the changing landscape of the health care system. These programs are designed to prepare graduates for impactful careers in health care practice, health-related research, or as educators, and equip graduates to work in health policy and global health fields. Students in clinical programs receive hands-on training in the College’s interprofessional Center for Excellence in Healthcare Simulation and have the opportunity to apply their developing skills in real-world settings at many of the regions' leading clinical facilities. The College is currently comprised of several growing and important areas of study, which include Nursing, Physician Assistant, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, and Health Science.

Our vision is to be recognized for our innovative leadership in education, practice, scholarship, and service to improve health and the health professions. Our mission is to educate and challenge diverse students for the health professions to be leaders, innovators and lifelong learners who will positively impact local, national, and global health. For more information, please visit