Queen's University, School of Rehabilitation Therapy Kingston, ON, Canada
Dec 02, 2019Full time
The School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University invites applications for a tenured faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor with a background in physiotherapy and a preferred start date of July 1, 2020. Candidates must have a PhD, or equivalent degree. The main criteria for selection are academic and teaching excellence, evidence of leadership capacity, and the post-entry level clinical experience necessary to teach clinical skills in an entry-level physiotherapy program. Candidates must be able to contribute to building the School’s educational and research excellence. The successful candidate must provide evidence of teaching excellence at a graduate level within an entry-to-practice physiotherapy curriculum, strong potential for outstanding contributions at the graduate level, and an ongoing commitment to academic and pedagogical excellence in support of the Physical Therapy Program. The successful candidate must also provide evidence of high quality scholarly output that demonstrates potential for independent research leading to peer assessed publications and the securing of external research funding. Scholarly output may include educational scholarship. Demonstrated engagement with the physiotherapy profession is required through current registration as a physiotherapist. Preference will be given to candidates with: (a) clinical experience in Canada as a physiotherapist, (b) clinical experience in the areas of acute and critical care, cardiorespiratory practice, and/or paediatrics, (c) teaching experience in these clinical areas; (c) curriculum development and evaluation experience; (e) interest in future leadership roles, and (f) a research program that fits with the strategic priorities of the School.