Department of Physical Therapy
Missouri State University
The Department of Physical Therapy at Missouri State University invites applications for a 9-month, non-tenure track appointment at the Clinical Assistant Professor rank to begin August 10, 2020. The successful candidate will be a physical therapist eligible for licensure in Missouri, hold a minimum of a clinical doctorate in physical therapy, an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist certification through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, as well as a Cyriax-based advanced clinical practice certification, with at least fifteen years of orthopedic clinical and administrative experience in an outpatient, manual therapy setting, treating patients with acute, recurrent, and chronic orthopedic and neuromuscular dysfunction. Responsibilities include supervision of students in a clinical setting and assisting with clinical education, orthopedic/neuromuscular program development, demonstration of effective communication and relationship-building skills, having previous academic teaching experience, assisting with coordinating and integrating student laboratory experiences across the curriculum, having an interest in participating in scholarly activity, and service to the school, college, university, and community.
To Apply: Only electronic submissions will be accepted through the following link: https://jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/47899
For additional information or informal inquiries, contact Dr. Marcia Himes, Faculty Search Committee Chair at 417-836-8998 or MarciaKHimes@MissouriState.edu. Review of applications will begin Feb 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Employment will require a criminal background check at University expense.
Missouri State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Minority/Female/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employer and Institution.