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Job ID: 133957

Full-Time Faculty - Occupational Therapy
Misericordia University

Date Posted Nov. 22, 2019
Title Full-Time Faculty - Occupational Therapy
University Misericordia University
Dallas, PA, United States
Department Occupational Therapy Department
Application Deadline Jan. 31, 2020
Position Start Date Aug. 15, 2020
  • Faculty Associate
    Prof of Practice/Clinical Prof
    Adjunct/Visiting Prof
    Research Scientist/Associate
    Research Professor
    Core Faculty
    Assistant Professor
    Senior Lecturer
    Associate Professor
  • Occupational Therapy

The Department of Occupational Therapy at Misericordia University is currently accepting applications for a full-time (10 month) faculty position to begin August 2020. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications.

The Department of Occupational Therapy offers an accredited professional entry-level degree MSOT program. The entry level OTD degree program is currently granted candidacy accreditation status. We also offer a post-professional clinical doctorate in occupational therapy which culminates in each student developing an individualized doctoral capstone project under close faculty mentorship.

Misericordia University is a teaching-centered institution with a commitment to
community service. The curriculum has a strong foundation in occupation, evidence-
based practice, community leadership, and dynamic clinical reasoning. Successful candidates will join an experienced faculty with diverse clinical and educational backgrounds.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: · Earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DSc, OTD) from an accredited institution. · NBCOT certification and eligible for Pennsylvania licensure. · Minimum of five years of clinical experience. · Teaching experience in higher education and online curricula. · Preferred expertise in psychosocial dysfunction, adult/geriatric physical rehabilitation, and community-based practice. · Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. · Leadership, innovation, and creativity.

Responsibilities include teaching in areas of expertise and supervising graduate research
projects, active participation in scholarly activities, student advisement, and service to the
University, community, and the profession.

  • Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.

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Contact Information

  • Kelsie McNamara
    Human Resources
    Misericordia University
    301 Lake Street
    Dallas, PA 18612
  • 5706746426
  • 5706746497


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