Position Available: Faculty position in the tenure track. Term(s) of Appointment: A 12-month appointment. Qualifications: Earned doctorate, Graduate of an accredited entry-level program in physical therapy. Eligible for PT licensure in Pennsylvania. Criteria for review: Expertise in musculoskeletal or neuromuscular physical therapy; Expertise in biomechanics; Experience in quantitative motion analysis; Demonstrated record of grant support, research and publication in peer-reviewed journals; Experience in teaching and mentoring entry-level and post-professional physical therapy graduate students; Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with a multi-disciplinary team for teaching, research and grant activities; Active member and participation in appropriate professional societies and/or associations; Professional goals compatible with School's and University's mission and direction. Responsibilities: Participate in physical therapy DPT curriculum; Participate with faculty in procuring external funding; Collaborate in multi-disciplinary research efforts; Advise entry-level and post-professional physical therapy graduate students; Teach in the entry-level and post-professional physical therapy programs related to area of expertise; Serve on School and University Committee. Salary and benefits: Negotiable depending upon qualifications and experience.
To apply: Send resume and names and address of three professional references to: Patrick Sparto, PhD, PT; Associate Professor; Department of Physical Therapy; School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences; University of Pittsburgh; Bridgeside Point 1; 100 Technology Drive, Suite 210; Pittsburgh, PA 15219-3130; email@example.com. For additional information: 412-647-8069.
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Patrick Sparto, PhD
Department: 38202-SHRS-Physical Therapy
Application Process: To apply: Send resume and names and address of three professional references to: Patrick Sparto, PhD, PT; Associate Professor; Department of Physical Therapy; School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences; University of Pittsburgh; Bridgeside Point 1; 100 Technology Drive, Suite 210; Pittsburgh, PA 15219-3130; firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information: 412-647-8069.
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