Clinical Faculty Appointment, Full Time
Department of Occupational Therapy
12-month clinical faculty position beginning in the 2013 Fall semester.
Primarily teaching supplemented with clinical practice, scholarly activity, and service to the Department, College, and/or Community. Expertise and ability to teach content related to evidence-based adult and geriatric practice; additional teaching may relate to theory and/or service learning.
The Department of Occupational Therapy is located in the College of Social Sciences, Health, and Education. It is one of several health-related programs including Nursing and Health Services Administration.
Doctorate degree preferred; will consider an advanced degree in process. Current NBCOT certification and state of Ohio licensure or eligibility for both required. Additional requirements include advanced clinical experience, proficiency in use of technology, and strong interpersonal communication skills. Successful candidates must exhibit evidence of teaching effectiveness and the ability to work as a team-player to promote quality operations of the Department. Candidates with academic experience are preferred.
Competitive, commensurate with experience.
Xavier University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit University located in a residential area of Cincinnati, Ohio. The University has: 6,500 students, including 4,500 undergraduates; 70 academic majors, 40 minors and 20 graduate programs; a student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1; an average class size of 22; and a long and distinguished history-Xavier was founded in 1831 and is the fourth oldest Jesuit university in the United States. Xavier has a strong commitment to diversity and seeks a broad spectrum of candidates, including minorities.
To ensure consideration, by Dec 14, 2012, candidates must submit via email or postal mail a letter of application, resume, official transcript, and letters with names, addresses and phone numbers of three references who can speak to the candidates’ clinical and academic experience and skills. Submit to: Department of Occupational Therapy, Xavier University, Att’n.Tina Forschler, Secretary, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH, 45207-7341or via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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