The University of Washington's Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Physical Therapy, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month regular faculty position, at Assistant (0113) or Associate Professor (0112) level depending on qualifications and experience. This is a non-tenured position academic appointment consistent with the appointments of all Physical Therapy Division faculty. We are seeking a team-oriented individual with a commitment to teaching, research, and service who wishes to join an outstanding interdisciplinary faculty at this top-ranked Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. An academic doctoral degree (Ph.D. or foreign equivalent) and a Physical Therapy degree are required. Candidates should be licensed or eligible for licensure as a physical therapist in the State of Washington.
The ideal candidate will have a record of clinical experience and have excellent pediatric education and research skills. This position will have significant responsibility in teaching students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program and have a track record of research success or strong potential for development of a research program.
The University of Washington enrolls 55,000 students each year and thrives as a center for groundbreaking research in a variety of fields. The UW DPT program, located on the Seattle campus, enrolls 48 students per year and collaborates with other medical and research centers within and beyond the University. Opportunities to mentor students at the University of Washington Ph.D. Program in Rehabilitation Science is also available. Seattle is one of the most scenic and livable cities in the United States.
The Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds or interests align with this commitment.
Review of applications will begin on April 3, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, cover letter, and list of four references that may be contacted by the Department using this link: http://apply.interfolio.com/40323
For questions, contact Dr. Janet Powell, Search Committee Chair, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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