Job Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy and Chair of the Occupational Therapy Program, College of Nursing and Health Professions - F19035F3
Requisition Number F19035F3
Full-time or Part-time? Full Time
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary
The University of Southern Indiana College of Nursing and Health Professions seeks applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor and Chair of the Occupational Therapy Program. This is a 12-month, tenure track eligible position. This position begins January 1, 2020.
The Program Chair is responsible for overall program leadership and administration, including program policy development, accreditation activities, curriculum development and evaluation, budget development and management, course scheduling and teaching assignments, faculty and staff recruitment and selection, professional development, evaluation, and student recruitment and admissions activities. Responsibilities also include teaching in the Occupational Therapy program.
The successful candidate must have an earned doctoral degree from a regional accrediting body, a minimum of eight (8) years of experience as an occupational therapist and three (3) years in a full-time academic role. Additionally, the successful candidate must have teaching experience, evidence of effective administrative and clinical experience as well as an established record of scholarship and service. Administrative experience in program planning and implementation, personnel management, evaluation and budgeting.
The College, in addition to University support, has a three-person technology team that supports the teaching of the College of Nursing and Health Professions. The College has a dedicated Advising Center, which provides support for student advising and related activities. All college clinical programs are fully accredited and have an exemplary record of student licensure successes.
To apply, please follow the directions on our www.usi.edu/hr/employment page to log in or set up an account. When you select the Apply to this Job link near the top of this page, you will be prompted to complete the appropriate Faculty/Administration application. When completing the application, you will be given the opportunity to attach the additional documents required for this position, which include: (1) letter of application; (2) current curriculum vitae; (3) names and full contact information including e-mail addresses for three (3) professional references; (4) unofficial/official transcripts; (5) valid unencumbered national Occupational Therapy certification. Materials should be provided electronically within this web-based applicant system to the attention of Dr. Julie McCullough, Search Committee Chair. Official transcripts will be required at a later stage. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
As an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, the University of Southern Indiana considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.
Posting Detail Information
Open Date 10/22/2019
Location/Region: Evansville, IN