Occupational Therapy Principal Faculty
The Shenandoah University Division of Occupational Therapy is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a faculty position based at OTD program in Winchester, VA. This is a career-contract track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, and is a full-time, 12-month faculty position reporting directly to the OTD Program Director.
The primary responsibilities of this position include: teaching and student advising in the didactic and clinical phases of the program.
In addition, he/she will be expected to participate in interprofessional education opportunities; produce scholarship; and provide service including active participation on program, school and university committees. Opportunities are provided for professional service to the OT profession and clinical practice.
Qualifications for this position include graduation from an accredited occupational therapy program, minimum of an earned Doctoral Degree (clinical or research), a minimum of three years current clinical experience, current NBCOT certification and eligibility for licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Experience in OT education and/or clinical precepting is desirable.
How to Apply:
Application materials should include a resume/curriculum vitae, a letter of intent and contact information for three professional references. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected. A pre-employment background check will be required. If the job requires driving for University business, a satisfactory driving record will also be required.
Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.
Shenandoah University values the unique and diverse perspectives of individuals and communities locally and globally and seeks to foster mutual understanding in an inviting community where individuals are welcome and respected. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or on any other basis protected under applicable law.
About Shenandoah University:
Shenandoah University (SU) is located in northwest Virginia within the picturesque and historic Shenandoah Valley. The city boasts easy access to some of the finest recreational, cultural and educational resources in the nation including Washington, DC. The SU OT Program offers a competitive salary and benefits as well as an outstanding work environment in its educational facilities located on the Winchester Medical Center campus and an additional location in Leesburg, VA.