Posted: December 11, 2014
School of Health Sciences- PT Physical Therapy Position
Full-Time PT Faculty Position
The University of Mary Program in Physical Therapy invites applications for a full-time faculty position beginning in summer or fall 2015. Preferred areas of teaching expertise include kinesiology, orthopedics, geriatrics, and/or pathophysiology; however, other areas will be considered provided the applicant is a good fit for the program. The successful candidate is expected to teach in the professional program, supervise students in the on-campus pro bono clinic, develop a scholarly agenda, participate in service activities (school, university, and professional), advise undergraduate and graduate students, and maintain currency in clinical practice.
Minimum Qualifications Include:
• 5 years of clinical practice in the US
• DPT degree
• ABPTS Specialty certification
• 3 years of clinical instructor experience
• Licensure or eligibility for PT licensure in North Dakota
• A willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission of the University of Mary
Preference will be given to applicants with an earned academic doctoral degree (PhD or DSc preferred) in physical therapy or a related discipline and prior academic teaching experience.
Application review will begin in early 2015 and will continue until the position is filled. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and names of 3 professional references with contact information to:
Dr. Mary Dockter, Chair Physical Therapy Program
University of Mary
7500 University Drive
Bismarck, ND 58504
Questions about the position may be directed to: Dr. Mary Dockter at (701) 355-8045 or [email protected] For more information regarding the University of Mary, this position and benefits please visit our website at www.umary.edu.
The University of Mary overlooks the beautiful Missouri river and is located in Bismarck, North Dakota, a community of approximately 80,000 people, with wonderful family and parish life, friendly neighborhoods, enjoyable recreational and cultural facilities, a low crime rate, clean air, and excellent schools. The University of Mary, with an enrollment of over 3000 students, is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. The Physical Therapy Program is housed in the School of Health Sciences and is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education.