The Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health at Rehabilitation Sciences at the MGH Institute of Health Professions invites applications for a 12-month, full time Assistant Professor/Associate Professor position. Responsibilities include teaching management of musculoskeletal conditions, particularly spine, advising, research/scholarship, and service. Strong candidates will have teaching experience and evidence of research success . Research start-up support may be available.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS IN PHYSICAL THERAPY The Department of Physical Therapy offers a 3-year DPT degree and a 1-year Residency in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy. The DPT program is highly regarded and is currently launching a visionary new curriculum. An interdisciplinary PhD program and integrated interprofessional activities reflect the commitment of the Institute to interprofessional education. Our highly respected faculty is recognized for expertise as educators, scholars and master clinicians, and for their involvement in leadership positions in the profession. The Institute is an autonomous graduate educational institution that is an academic affiliate of the Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of the Partners HealthCare System.
Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS Candidates are expected to have an academic doctorate (PhD, EdD, ScD, DSc) clinical or academic teaching experience. A demonstrated record of scholarship or a clear scholarly agenda, and eligibility for physical therapy licensure in Massachusetts are required.
APPLICATIONS This position is available for the upcoming academic year. The application review process will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applicants should apply online and send inquiries, letters of application and a current curriculum vita to:
Diane U. Jette, PT, DSc, DPT, FAPTA Chair, Physical Therapy Search Committee MGH Institute of Health Professions 36 1st Avenue Boston, MA 02129 Phone: 617-724-4844 FAX: 617-724-1922 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
EEO Statement The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations and applications from individuals who would bring diversity of experience, thought and practice to the Institute's research, teaching and clinical missions. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.Partners Healthcare System Inc. is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
MGH Institute of Health Professions, founded by Massachusetts General Hospital in 1977, is an innovative and independent graduate school in Boston that is a member of Partners HealthCare. A progressive leader in developing comprehensive models of health care education, the MGH Institute prepares advanced practice professionals in the fields of nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy and co...mmunication sciences and disorders through a distinctive combination of academic study, clinical practice, and research. More than 1,200 students are enrolled in graduate level and certificate programs, with an increasing number of courses available online. The Institute is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).