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Tenure-Track Faculty - Physical Therapy
Long Island University

Date Posted Oct. 4, 2018
Title Tenure-Track Faculty - Physical Therapy
University Long Island University
Brooklyn, NY, United States
Department Physical Therapy
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Physical Therapy/Rehabilitation

LIU Brooklyn is pleased to invite applications and nominations for a full-time tenure-track faculty member to teach in the DPT program. The ideal candidate will have clinical expertise in musculoskeletal, cardiopulmonary or neurological PT and will demonstrate a successful history of teaching and service in a CAPTE accredited physical therapy program. The successful candidate will teach in the DPT program, engage in an ongoing program of scholarship and provide service to the department and the University.

The successful candidate will be a physical therapist with an academic (PhD, EdD, or equivalent) terminal degree. Candidates must have a minimum of three to five years of clinical experience and be licensed or eligible for licensure as a PT in NY. ABPTS specialist certification is preferred. Prior teaching in the classroom or clinic and student advisement experience, plus contemporary expertise that represents knowledge, skills and scholarship reflective of current practice, are required.

LIU Brooklyn is one of two major campuses of Long Island University, a private educational institution dedicated to educational access and excellence. Located in Downtown Brooklyn, with easy access to Manhattan, this urban campus serves a highly diverse population of approximately 7,000 students.In addition to Health Professions, the campus offers a comprehensive range of programs in the Schools of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Business, Public Administration and Information Sciences; Education; Pharmacy; and Nursing.

The DPT program is a 3-year full-time program and includes 35 weeks of clinical education. The Department has an experienced core faculty with members engaged in a variety of clinical, professional and scholarly activities. The Department of Physical Therapy is one of 16 programs in the LIU Brooklyn School of Health Professions – Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant, Athletic Training, Health Science, Sports Science, Sports Management, Exercise Science, Communication Sciences & Disorders, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Public Health, Respiratory Care, Social Work and Surgical Technology. More information about the Department of Physical Therapy and the DPT program can be found at

Please send cover letter and resume, plus three professional references and their contract information to:

LIU isan equal opportunity employer. LIU is committed to extending equal opportunity in employment to all qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. LIU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. Hiring is contingent on eligibility to work in the United States.


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