Assistant/Associate Professor - Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program - July 2022
Mayborn College of Health Sciences
Position Available Date:
The University of Mary Hardin Baylor's Mayborn College of Health
Sciences seeks qualified faculty for its Doctor of Physical Therapy
Program beginning in late July 2022, with initial appointment at
the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with
experience. The program is seeking applicants with expertise in
pediatrics, women's health or sports physical therapy; individuals
with expertise in other areas of physical therapy are encouraged to
apply. UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated
teacher-scholars to prepare students for leadership, service, and
faith-informed discernment in a global society.
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000
in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles),
Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and
Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural
and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are
hallmarks of the local community.
Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching,
curriculum development, student advising; professional attainment
including scholarship; and service to department, college,
university, and the community.
Teach doctoral-level physical therapy courses in areas related to
clinical expertise and experience. The successful candidate will
have the opportunity to direct student research projects and
conduct research through the UMHB Human Performance and Motion
Analysis Labs, as well as provide patient care and supervise
students in the pro bono Cru Community Clinic.
Salaries and Benefits:
- Terminal academic doctorate (e.g. PhD, EdD, DSc) is required;
candidates nearing completion will be considered.
- Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to
professional attainment and professional organization engagement,
and commitment to quality improvement are essential.
- Previous teaching experience in a physical therapist education
program and ABPTS specialist certification are desirable.
- Must be an active and committed Christian.
- Professional Experience: Minimum of three (3) years full or
part-time clinical employment experience in a physical therapy
environment is required.
- Licensure: Must possess a current and valid Texas physical
therapist license in good standing or be eligible to obtain Texas
licensure within 90 days of hire.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match
and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.
Position will remain open until filled.
Please click the “Apply Now” link to apply for this position.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence
of quality teaching performance with your online application.
Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.
In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own
Christian beliefs and commitments.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
position is filled.
For information regarding employment at the University of
Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.
To apply, visit https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18o3jpf2