The University of Michigan-Flint Physical Therapy Department is seeking applications for a 12-month faculty position as an associate/assistant professor (tenure track position) with expertise in musculoskeletal physical therapy. This faculty member could potentially teach in the Professional (entry-level) Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT) and Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (t-DPT) and/or Ph.D. in Physical Therapy. Rank is commensurate with experience and academic credentials.
Candidate must be licensed or regulated in a United States jurisdiction as a physical therapist
A graduate of CAPTE (or its equivalent) Accredited Professional Preparation Program in Physical Therapy
Academic Doctoral Degree (Ph.D., DSc, EdD, etc.)
ABPTS specialization in orthopedics is preferred
3 years of cumulative clinical practice (part-time or full-time) in musculoskeletal physical therapy
Teaching experience in an academic higher learning environment
Record of scholarship (presentations and manuscripts)
Record of grant funding (preferred)
Record of mentoring students in research
Preferred record of mentoring Ph.D. students in research
Record of involvement in professional activities.
To be considered for this position, candidates must attach a letter of application as the first page of the curriculum vitae and upload to careers.umich.edu Job ID #164854. The letter of application should address specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to the position.
For additional information, contact the individual listed below.
Karen Berg, PT, DPT
Search Committee Chair
University of Michigan-Flint
College of Health Sciences
Physical Therapy Department
The University of Michigan-Flint is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator Employer
Internal Number: 164854
About University of Michigan - Flint
The Physical Therapy Department is a part of the College of Health Sciences (CHS) located within the University of Michigan-Flint. UM-Flint is a regional institution in a revitalized urban setting located along the riverfront in downtown Flint. One of three campuses of the University of Michigan, we serve commuting and residential undergraduate and graduate students and offer over 100 undergraduate and over 38 graduate and post-graduate degrees. The UM-Flint campus is known for quality education, low faculty-to-student ratios, and its collegial environment.