This is a fixed-term, clinical faculty position at the title of Clinical Instructor or higher dependent upon qualification and credentials. The candidate will be expected to deliver content and teach clinical and laboratory skills in the musculoskeletal sequence of courses for the entry-level doctor of physical therapy (DPT) program. Additional teaching responsibilities in the candidate's area(s) of expertise, commensurate with departmental needs, may also be expected. The candidate will also provide PT services in the department's growing outpatient PT clinic providing evidence-based clinical care using cutting edge technology and advanced treatment regimens. The position will also involve mentoring DPT students in capstone research projects, reasonable department, college, university, and professional service obligations, and a supervisory role in our Student Run Clinic, which provides no-cost PT services to underserved individuals.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
Questions should be directed to the Search Committee Chair John Willson, PT, Ph.D. at firstname.lastname@example.org or 252.744.6241.
Earned DPT or tDPT degree, eligible for physical therapy licensure in North Carolina, 5 years clinical experience and effective written, oral, and interpersonal skills.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 975115
Organizational Unit Overview:
East Carolina University (ECU), the third largest university in the state (~30,000 students) and constituent of the UNC system, is located in Greenville, North Carolina (population ~100,000), approximately 1½ hours from the capital city of Raleigh. Greenville is the cultural, educational, medical, and economic center of eastern North Carolina and enjoys a temperate climate. Greenville is also within driving distance to the beautiful North Carolina beaches (2 hours) and Appalachian Mountains (4 hours). ECU is part of a vibrant health care community including Vidant Medical Center, which houses the regional trauma and rehabilitation centers serving 29 counties. The ECU College of Allied Health Sciences has strong working relationships with the ECU College of Health and Human Performance, College of Engineering and Technology, Brody School of Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, and East Carolina Diabetes and Obesity Institute. ECU is home to both Army and Air Force ROTC programs and is in proximity to Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marine, and Navy bases. The Department of Physical Therapy is in close proximity to the College of Nursing, Brody School of Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, and Vidant Medical Center.
East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a diverse student body, faculty, staff, and administration. In order to promote the University's diversity goal, the College of Allied Health Sciences strongly encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.