The Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences (PTHMS) within the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine invites applications for a full-time faculty position, in the tenure eligible, investigator track, in the area of musculoskeletal research. An emphasis on quantitative human studies related to orthopedic dysfunction affecting movement, combined with a strong background in imaging, will be considered a strength. Federal grant successes are highly desired. Teaching responsibilities will involve team-teaching in our musculoskeletal course series and in other PhD level courses. The ideal applicant will hold a PhD or PhD/PT and have 2 or more years of post-doctoral experience and strong scholarly productivity. Applicants should have a strong quantitative background and will be expected to develop and maintain a distinguished externally-funded research program and contribute to the teaching and advising of graduate students (physical therapy, neuroscience, and engineering).
The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.
When applying, please upload this completed list of references form to suggest the names of individuals who could write letters of reference on your behalf.
Please read ALL instructions and make preparations before proceeding to the application page:
Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
Please prepare all documents in advance as Adobe PDF files, and please be sure all information is entered correctly and accurately (especially names and email addresses), as there will be no opportunity for online revision after your application has been submitted.
All required fields in the application form are marked with an asterisk and must be filled before clicking the “Submit” button.
Be aware that incomplete applications cannot be saved.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 33202
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.