Twelve-month tenure-track or clinical faculty position for an
assistant or associate professor to teach in the Master of Science
in Athletic Training Program and the Doctor of Athletic Training
Program in the School of Rehabilitation Sciences.
This faculty line will constitute the fourth full-time faculty
member in the growing and vibrant Athletic Training programs.
The School of Rehabilitation Sciences houses graduate programs in
Athletic Training (MSAT & DAT), Occupational Therapy (MSOT),
Speech Pathology (MS-SLP) and Physical Therapy (DPT). The
MSAT program will admit its seventh class of students in Summer
2022 and is preparing for a CAATE accreditation site visit in the
spring of 2023.
Preferred start date is August 2022. Start date is
negotiable, but no later than January 2023.
The vision for the School of Rehabilitation Sciences at Moravian
University is to develop collaborative, interprofessional graduate
programs in Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, Physical
Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology within a single academic
unit. By combining an entrepreneurial spirit and a unique
curricular structure, students and faculty are able to engage with
one another across disciplines in a truly interprofessional
educational environment modeled toward best practices in the
clinical setting. This collaborative environment is designed
to foster student learning and engagement while avoiding the
traditional discipline-specific silos that impede learning.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- The individual filling this position may serve as Director of
Clinical Education for the MSAT program (based on qualifications
and interest in this role).
- The individual will primarily teach in the MSAT program with
the addition of teaching one to two courses per year in the DAT
program (based on area(s) of expertise).
- Teaching in the MSAT program will likely include anatomy,
therapeutic modalities, nutrition, upper extremity (elbow) and
lower extremity (gait) assessment, and either therapeutic exercise
& manual therapy or evaluation & treatment of the
- Both graduate Athletic Training programs allow for professional
mentoring, leadership opportunities, and collaborative teaching
- Faculty in the AT programs are also expected to collaborate in
team-teaching within the program(s), participate in
interprofessional education across the School, and assist in all
aspects of program design, development, implementation, assessment,
- Earned academic doctorate (e.g. PhD, EdD, DSc) or doctorate
degree in Athletic Training (DAT) or related field (e.g. DPT)
- Eligibility for PA licensure as an Athletic Trainer
- Minimum of five years, full-time clinical experience
- Specialized training and clinical practice experience in manual
therapy, including joint mobilization and manipulation, and/or
spine are preferred.
- Preference will be given to individuals with teaching
experience, clinical instruction experience, and experience with
the CAATE accreditation process
TO APPLY: Qualified candidates should
attach their cover letter, curriculum vita and statement of
teaching philosophy to their online application by clicking "Apply
Now". Please attach documents as a PDF file.
Review of the applications will begin July 1, 2022 and
continue until the position is filled. (Moravian
University will not sponsor applicants for this position for a U.S.
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