TENURE-ELIGIBLE AND NON-TENURED FACULTY POSITIONS IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY DOCTORAL PROGRAM

Location
Washington, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Apr 20, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

TENURE-ELIGIBLE AND NON-TENURED FACULTY POSITIONS IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY DOCTORAL PROGRAM

SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Whitworth University’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program (OTD) invites applications for multiple 12-month tenure-track and non-tenure-track residential faculty positions to join its founding Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program is preparing to submit a Candidacy Report to the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) in Fall 2021. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program promotes innovative, creative, holistic interprofessional “mind and heart” education for developing and empowering ethically competent transformational-leaders in occupational therapy and healthcare. The program will prepare Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program graduates with faith integration, reciprocal therapeutic relationships, understanding the potency of daily life activities; the program prepares practice scholars who use best scientific evidence to be catalysts for change, advocate for occupational justice, and serve humanity. The candidates will join faculty to engage in scholarly opportunities that contribute to the advancement of the profession, create innovative learner-centered delivery models that provide education excellence, and meet national accreditation standards for Doctor of Occupational Therapy education.

Whitworth University is constructing a state-of-the-art Health Sciences Building with dedicated classrooms, activities of daily living, pediatric and adult neuroscience lab spaces, simulation labs, motional analysis lab, and an on-campus interprofessional clinic to foster close integration of theory, translational research and applied interprofessional clinical practice.

Start Date: July 2021 (starting date flexible)

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Education:
OT doctoral degrees preferred, however, academic doctoral degree candidates will be considered for select faculty lines. Earned clinical or post-professional doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy or related field (PhD, Post-Professional Doctorate [OTD, DrOT], DSc, EdD, ScD) by Fall 2022.

Experience: Minimum of 3 years’ experience (>5 preferred) as an occupational therapist.

Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

To see full position description, and to apply please visit: www.whitworth.edu/facultycareers.

Whitworth complies with all federal, state, and local nondiscrimination laws that are applicable to religious nonprofit institutions and does not engage in unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. With our Christ-centered commitment to building a diverse and inclusive community, the university encourages applications from populations underrepresented at Whitworth including members of racial/ethnic communities, women, and persons with disabilities.