Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Lebanon Valley College invites applications for a 12-month, full-time, clinical assistant/associate professor of physical therapy in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. Responsibilities include teaching and active participation in scholarly activities, clinical activities, and professional service. Preference will be given to individuals with musculoskeletal, orthopedic, and biomechanics expertise. Qualifications include completion of an academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc) in physical therapy or a related discipline, doctoral students in the dissertation phased of their degree, or a DPT with board certification. Pennsylvania licensure eligibility is also required. Previous teaching experience and evidence of scholarship preferred.
The anticipated start date is August 2021. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, separate teaching and research interest statements, curriculum vitae, statement of inclusive excellence, an unofficial copy of the transcript from institution awarding highest degree, and complete contact information for three professional references at https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=c6864f58-380f-4d35-a085-a83ec5fb3f0b&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=382424&source=CC2&lang=en_US
The physical therapy program is fully accredited and is currently housed in the newly constructed 60,000 sq ft Arnold Health Professions Pavilion which includes flexible classroom space with technologies that enhance teaching, a fully equipped human performance lab, a ten table gross anatomy lab, and a robust faculty office suite, and houses our student-run free physical therapy clinic. Nine full-time faculty members, supplemented by a number of adjunct instructors, are responsible for the instruction of the professional phase of the curriculum. Please refer to http://www.lvc.edu/physical-therapy/ for more information about the department.
Lebanon Valley College is committed to excellence through its employment practices and welcomes applicants with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. The College is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and staff and strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication, and understanding. The College strongly encourages applications from historically underrepresented populations. To learn more about our commitment to inclusive excellence go to https://www.lvc.edu/about/institutional-priorities/inclusive-excellence/
Please note: All applicants for faculty positions will be asked to include a Statement of Inclusive Excellence to complete the application process.