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Job ID: 127860

Faculty Position
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Date Posted Aug. 19, 2019
Title Faculty Position
University Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, TX, United States
Department Rehabilitation Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Occupational Therapy
    Rehabilitation Counseling

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences in the School of Health Professions at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center invites applications for a full-time, 12 -month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The fully accredited Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program is in the process of transitioning to a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program that will have an entry-level track and a post-professional track. The primary appointment will be in the entry-level occupational therapy program at the Lubbock Campus with opportunities to contribute to the on-line post-professional OTD program.


  • Earned post-professional doctoral degree is preferred; candidates with earned entry-level OTD or currently pursuing post-professional doctoral degree will be considered.
  • Licensed occupational therapist, or license eligible, in the state of Texas.
  • Must demonstrate integrity, professional maturity, commitment and accountability according to the five values described in TTUHSC’s Values-Based Culture: One Team, Kind Hearted, Integrity, Visionary, and Beyond Service.

The ideal candidate will possess the qualities of an excellent educator, scholar, and colleague with a wide range of practice experience that includes neurological rehabilitation with children and/or adults. Clinical education experience is desirable.

Responsibilities include teaching and mentoring students as well as contributing to the mission of the School of Health Professions through professional service and scholarship/research. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications must be submitted online at the Texas Tech Careers website: (, search for: Requisition #: 18171BR or 18201BR
Review of applications will begin August 1, 2019.

  • TTUHSC is an EEO/AA Employer.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Sandra Whisner, PhD
    Occupational Therapy
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    3601 4th St STOP 6220
    Lubbock, TX 79430
  • 806-743-3240


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