The Department of Occupational Therapy at Colorado State University is inviting applications for a nine-month, tenure-track regular full-time faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor to: implement and disseminate research; teach and mentor MOT, MS, and PhD students; and provide service within the department, college and university. Required qualifications include: (1) entry-level degree in OT, (2) eligible for approval by ACOTE, (3) earned doctorate in OT or a related field, (4) demonstrated scholarship in an area related to human performance and/or participation in everyday occupations, (5) refereed publications in a focused area of research, (6) demonstrated potential for graduate-level teaching, and (7) evidence of commitment to diversity and multicultural perspectives.  The start date is August 16, 2018.

For full position description and qualifications, see http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/50853.

About Colorado State University

Colorado State University is a Carnegie I research institution. The Occupational Therapy Department’s mission is to optimize human performance and participation in everyday occupations and contexts across the life span. The Department currently offers two entry-level degree options, the M.OT and MS, and will transition to an OTD over the next few years. U.S. News & World Report ranks the entry-level program among the top-ten in the U.S. and Colorado State University designates the Department as a Program of Research and Scholarly Excellence. The Department’s PhD in Occupation and Rehabilitation Science began in the fall of 2013 and has just graduated its first students. Consistent with CSU’s culture of excellence, faculty in the Department have an established record of innovative education, research and community-based practice and engagement. In addition to the academic unit, the Department comprises two outreach and research arms: the Assistive Technology Resource Center and the Center for Community Partnerships.

To learn more about the Department, visit our web site at www.ot.chhs.colostate.edu