Assistant or Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy
University of Indianapolis 30 reviews - Indianapolis, IN

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The School of Occupational Therapy at the University of Indianapolis is seeking applications for a nine-month full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant or associate professor (with the potential to move to twelve months). Rank and salary are commensurate with experience. Start date: Fall 2013.

The University of Indianapolis is a private university of higher education located on the south side of Indianapolis. Students are drawn from around the world to the University’s academically challenging undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs and its nationally ranked health science programs.

The mission of the Master in Occupational Therapy program within the School of Occupational Therapy is to develop caring and competent occupational therapy practitioners who are lifelong learners and leaders within local and global communities. Our students evolve into practitioners who link education, research, and practice as critical thinkers with the ability to apply evidence and uphold high standards of professionalism. The entry-level occupational therapy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education ( ACOTE ) and maintains an above-average pass rate on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy ( NBCOT ) Examination. Additional program information is located at http://ot.uindy.edu.

Primary Responsibilities include teaching within the entry-level Master of Science in OT program as well as the potential of teaching and advising in the postprofessional Master of Health Science and Doctor of Health Science programs. Additional responsibilities include student advising, research supervision (entry-level and/or postprofessional), mentoring, participating in scholarly endeavors, and providing service within the University and community.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to Dr. Julie Bednarski at (317) 788-3577 or jbednarski@uindy.edu.

Required Education/Experience/Skills (Minimum Qualifications)
An occupational therapist with (or in pursuit of) an advanced postprofessional degree (doctoral degree preferred), experience in scholarly activities, teaching, research advising, professional service, and eligibility for Indiana licensure are required. Knowledge of current occupational therapy theory and clinical practice required.

Desired Education/Experience/Skills (Additional Qualifications)

Work Hours

Job Open Date
04/22/2013

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled
Yes

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