Associate Professor, DPT Program Director

  • Lewis University
  • Romeoville, IL
  • Jun 01, 2021
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology

Job Description

Lewis University invites applications for an Associate Professor, Doctoral of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program Director. This opportunity will allow the successful candidate to design, develop, and implement this program that will be housed on the Romeoville campus. The Program Director (PD) will report to the Department of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Chair and will work with the Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Sciences to achieve these goals.

Lewis University serves a diverse student population and community, and we invite applications from individuals that embody a commitment to diversity.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • An earned academic doctoral degree (DPT or equivalent in a closely related biomedical science field to physical therapy) and/or M.D.
  • A minimum of five years of full-time higher education experience, with a minimum of three years of full-time experience in a physical therapist education program.
  • Holds or is eligible to hold the rank of Associate Professor or Professor.
  • A strong record of peer-reviewed publications/scholarship
Application Process
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Lewis University
Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is an innovative and forward-thinking Catholic university offering market-relevant undergraduate and graduate programs to 6,500 students. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis University has been nationally recognized for preparing intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected and socially responsible graduates. In addition to our main campus in Romeoville, Illinois, we have a growing number of fully on-line programs and locations in Oak Brook and Albuquerque, NM.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. Lewis University provides tuition benefits, health plans and retirement benefits that add to your bottom line. For additional information on Lewis as an institution, please see our website at

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