The Department of Occupational Therapy in the School of Health & Human Sciences at IUPUI invites applicants for a 10-month clinical track faculty position beginning Fall 2019 or Spring 2020. Faculty responsibilities include coordinating the doctoral capstone experience, teaching and mentoring graduate students, engaging in clinical scholarship and providing service to the department, school and university. Expertise in adult rehabilitation/neurorehabilitation is essential. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials.
IUPUI is Indiana's premier urban public research university, home to more than 30,000 students within 19 schools and colleges including the IU Medical School. IUPUI's innovative practices with respect to health and rehabilitation science have earned national recognition and offer numerous opportunities for collaborative, interdisciplinary teaching and research efforts. Notably, the Indiana Center for Musculoskeletal Health, the Center for Translating Research into Practice, and the Diabetes Translational Research Center are all housed on the IUPUI Campus.
Review of applications will begin in September 2019 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The preferred starting date for the position is Fall 2019. Application materials should include: a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and names/contact information for three references.
Indiana University pledges itself to continue its commitment to the achievement of equal opportunity within the university and throughout American society as a whole. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on arbitrary considerations of such characteristics as age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Indiana University shall take affirmative action, positive and extraordinary, to overcome the discriminatory effects of traditional policies and procedures with regard to the disabled, minorities, women, and veterans.
The ideal individual will have excellent interpersonal and teaching skills, strong analytical abilities, and enthusiasm in both teaching and scholarship. We also seek candidates with a demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disabled and ethnic backgrounds of the institution's students and employees.
IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Individuals who require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process must notify Paige Hummel, Human Resources Business Partner, at firstname.lastname@example.org, in advance.
Clinical doctorate or Ph.D. in Occupational Therapy or health-related field that has been awarded by an institution accredited by a USDE recognized regional accrediting body.
Demonstrated effectiveness in graduate teaching and student assessment.
Hold or be eligible for occupational therapy licensure in the State of Indiana.
Current certification with National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT)
At least 2 years of experience working as a licensed occupational therapist in adult rehabilitation
Commitment to community engagement
Values and participates in interdisciplinary work
1.Experience in neurorehabilitation 2.Experience mentoring and advising OTD students 3.A post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy or rehabilitation science
Department Contact for Questions:
For more information on the position, please contact Dr. NiCole Keith (email@example.com). Additional information on the Department of Health Sciences housed within the School of Health & Human Sciences can be found at https://shhs.iupui.edu/.
OAA #: IN-AHLT-OT19003
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 8171
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.