Tenure/Tenure Track Faculty Position Assistant, Associate, Professor, Occupational Therapy

  • Wayne State University, Health Care Science Department
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • Mar 12, 2021
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology

Job Description


The Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Wayne State University (WSU) in Detroit, Michigan seeks applications for two full-time, 12 month tenure/tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Professor in the Occupational Therapy Program, Department of Health Care Sciences.  New faculty members are expected to teach courses and engage in scholarly publications and research-related activities such procuring external funding commensurate with their education, training and expertise. Participation in academic advisement, student assessment, and service responsibilities will be consistent with the requirements of a tenure-track/ tenured position.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

We seek two new faculty members with expertise in anatomy, adult physical rehabilitation and gerontology. A Ph.D. or an equivalent and a degree in Occupational Therapy is preferred. Teaching experience at the graduate level is also preferred. Applicants must be eligible for occupational therapy licensure in Michigan.

Application Details

Please visit the Occupational Therapy Program website: http://cphs.wayne.edu/ot/
Detroit and Wayne State University: http://wayne.edu/exploredetroit/index.php

Wayne State University offers competitive compensations and benefits. Applications must be submitted using the Wayne State University’s Online Hiring System at: https://jobs.wayne.edu and must include: (1) a cover letter explaining interest in a position, (2) a current CV, (3) a list of three references, and (4) a copy of an article, syllabus or academic presentation PowerPoint. Application review will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be addressed to:

Preethy S. Samuel, PhD, OTRL
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Email: a0341@wayne.edu

Wayne State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. No person will be discriminated against or harassed in employment because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, familial status, marital status, arrest record, height, weight, sexual orientation, qualified Vietnam era veterans, qualified special disabled veterans, recently separated veterans and other protected veterans, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law.


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Application Deadline

Until Suitable Candidate is Found