Full-Time Assistant or Associate Professor - (1900013F)
The Department of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science (PTRS) within the University of Maryland School of Medicine, invites applications for a 12- month, full-time faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the area of Orthopaedic Rehabilitation. We seek outstanding applicants interested in contributing to the research and education missions within our entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) curriculum and PhD program in Physical Rehabilitation Science (PRS).
Rank and Salary: Assistant or Associate Professor. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Applications: Accepted until the position is filled. Submit an application to this posting with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and a teaching portfolio to the attention of the Chair of the Search Committee: Kelly Westlake, PT, PhD. Please cite Position Number 03-329-54 in your letter of application.
About PTRS and the Campus: PTRS is located on the professional campus of the University of Maryland in Baltimore, the founding campus of the University of Maryland system, residing within the research-intensive University of Maryland School of Medicine. The PTRS Department offers the Entry level DPT and a PhD in Physical Rehabilitation Science http://pt.umaryland.edu . Extensive opportunities exist for collaborations with researchers and clinicians in PTRS as well as other Departments and Schools including Orthopedics, Neurology, Diagnostic Radiology, Epidemiology and Public Health, Medicine, and with established research and clinical centers on the Baltimore campus including the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC), the Baltimore Hip Studies, the Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC) and the Baltimore Veteran's Administration Medical Center. Additional collaborative links are established with the University of Maryland College Park, University of Maryland Baltimore County, the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, the Johns Hopkins University, the National Rehabilitation Hospital, and the National Institutes of Health. PTRS has state of the art facilities which include access to the world class Health Sciences and Human Services Library and the multipurpose SMC Campus Center. The campus is within walking distance of Baltimore's beautiful Inner Harbor as well as Camden Yards and the Raven's M and T Bank Stadium. Additionally, it is within a one-hour drive of Washington, DC and is 20 minutes from Thurgood Marshall Baltimore Washington International Airport.
UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Qualifications: The requirements for this position require possession or be eligible for Maryland physical therapy licensure; doctoral and postdoctoral research training in a field of study relevant to orthopaedics and rehabilitation science; and a post-professional academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, ScD, or DSc). Applicants should demonstrate a successful record of research and scholarly productivity. Clinical and teaching experience in physical therapy and rehabilitation science is also highly desirable. The successful applicant will contribute to the research and educational programs of the department by conducting sponsored research, teaching and student advising, and through service activities.
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Aug 15, 2019
Internal Number: 131421
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