The Shenandoah University Division of Occupational Therapy is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a faculty position based at the Winchester campus and teaching responsibilities at the Leesburg campus This is a career-contract track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, and is a full-time, 12-month faculty position reporting directly to the Occupational Therapy 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 PA profession and clinical practice.
Qualifications for this position include graduation from an accredited occupational therapy program, minimum of an earned Master’s Degree (doctoral degree preferred), 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.
Application materials should include resume/curriculum vitae, a concise statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references.
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.
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.
To apply for this position, go to the website at https://shenandoahuniversity-careers.silkroad.com/ On the resulting page, click on the “Occupational Therapy Faculty” job title written in blue under the heading “Latest Job Listings” on the left side of that screen; then click one of the “Resume/CV” button choices in the “Apply” box at the bottom of the posting to input your information. If this is the first time you will have applied to a Shenandoah University position using this new process, please choose the “New” option. Be prepared to upload the previously referenced documents as you go through this process.
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.