Physical Therapy Adjunct

Employer
Mount St. Joseph University
Location
Ohio, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Jul 30, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Health & Medicine, Dentistry, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Administrative, Academic Affairs, Curriculum & Instructional Development, Other Academic Affairs
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Part Time


Purpose: Supports the mission of the university and the program by providing quality education and mentorship to DPT students.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaboratively (either with course coordinator or Dept Chair) develops a course of instruction for students that provides the relevant content and learning outcomes as a part of the larger DPT curriculum.
  • Collaborates with PT faculty to evaluate students based on course outcomes, including but not limited to grading competencies, practicals, documentation, and other written assignments
  • Facilitates integration of theory and research in clinical practice
  • Makes assignments relevant to course outcomes and students learning needs
  • Sets up and cleans-up all lab activities
  • Works with administrative assistants and student workers to keep labs clean and organized.
  • Inspects equipment prior to use and reports any problems with equipment to lab skills coordinator and/or course instructor immediately
  • Assists with off-campus activities as needed
  • Communicates with core faculty to facilitate curricular integration and to inform advisors of student issues in their course
  • Attends faculty meetings as possible


This is a pooled position that will remain open. You will be contacted if specific opportunities are available.

Contact hours vary according to course needs.

Qualifications

Educational:

  • DPT OR MS + BSPT required
  • Ph.D., EdD, or other advanced doctoral degree preferred
  • Clinical specialization preferred


Professional Experience:

  • Current Ohio physical therapy license without restrictions
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience in area of course
  • Membership in professional organizations preferred


Personal:

  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal and organizational skills, a sense of humor, flexibility, and creativity.
  • Commitment to collaborating with colleagues in other health science disciplines
  • Demonstrates knowledge and expertise in the course topic.
  • Serves as a professional role model for colleagues, students, and the professional community
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with strengths in public speaking (classroom/lab environment)
  • Thinks creatively and critically
  • Adapts willingly and quickly to changing priorities, responsibilities, and functions within the department and/or position.
  • Maintains a high level of accuracy, consistently reviewing work to detect errors, oversights, or omissions.
  • Takes immediate and independent action when necessary assuming initiative for creative problem-solving.
  • Accomplishes tasks with follow-through to completion.
  • Is punctual and thorough in completing assigned tasks, including being presented and prepared for class and/or lab.
  • Seeks clarification or information before making decisions that affect University and Program operations


Please upload a cover letter stating your interests and your ability to teach day and/or night courses, your resume or curriculum vitae, and at least three professional references.

Transcripts will be required when new hire forms are completed, and successful completion of a background check will be required prior to the date of hire.

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Mount St. Joseph University is an Equal Opportunity Employe

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