Assistant/Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy Doctorate
Program (Ruskin, FL)
Gannon University's Morosky College of Health Professions and
Sciences invites applications for a new faculty member at the rank
of Assistant or Associate Professor in the entry-level Occupational
Therapy Doctorate Program. The appointment for this twelve-month,
tenure track position begins May 2022. Experience in physical
disabilities, neurology/neuro-rehabilitative techniques, research,
and supervising doctoral student activities, including the doctoral
experiential component and capstone project is preferred. The
successful candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with
colleagues, support an interprofessional learning environment,
advise students, and participate in service activities to support
the University, community, and profession. Qualified candidates
will be expected to engage in scholarly activities in keeping with
the Boyer Model of Scholarship as is appropriate to the application
and receipt of tenure and promotion at Gannon.
Qualified candidates are required to have an earned doctoral degree
(e.g. Ph.D., Ed.D., D.H.S., D.Sc., O.T.D.) granted by an
institution accredited by a US Department of Education recognized
regional accrediting body and five-to-seven (5-7) years of clinical
experience. Licensure or eligibility for licensure in Florida as an
Occupational Therapist is required; NBCOT certification or
eligibility for certification is required. Candidates who are able
to provide evidence of effective teaching (two years or more) and
scholarship in higher education are preferred. Ideally, candidates
will have experience using course management systems for purposes
of instruction and advising. Candidates must be able to support and
promote the University's inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity,
and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.
Gannon is a comprehensive Masters L institution that is committed
to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional
education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes. Ruskin
is located along the Gulf Coast of Florida in the Tampa Bay/St.
Petersburg/Bradenton area. The OTD program is housed within the
School of Rehabilitative Sciences in the Morosky College of Health
Professions and Sciences.
Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and
invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume/C.V., evidence
of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your
respective field, and the contact information for three
professional references to https://gannon.peopleadmin.com/postings/7140
Review of applications will begin immediately and this position
will remain open until filled. The finalist will be required to
submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her
terminal degree. For more information about Gannon visit
www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.