The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Northern Arizona University, Phoenix Biomedical Campus invites applicants for a full-time (9-month) non-tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant Clinical Professor. The position has an anticipated start date of January 2022.
We seek candidates whose teaching, research, and/or service has prepared them to support our commitment to fostering a diverse community supported by an equitable, inclusive campus climate that engages diverse stakeholders in physical therapy education. Responsibilities will primarily include teaching (~80%), research, as well as service to the Department, College, University, and/or Profession.
This vacancy will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on July 19, 2021.
Commensurate with experience.
This is a 9-month non-tenure track position as an Assistant Clinical Professor in Physical Therapy on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC). The anticipated start date is January 3, 2022.
Please see nau.jobs for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!
NAU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Current physical therapy license or eligibility to obtain physical therapy licensure in Arizona
A professional physical therapy doctorate (DPT)
3 years or more of clinical experience in physical therapy
A terminal academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc, etc.) or equivalent in a closely related biomedical science field to physical therapy from an accredited institution
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) certification or certification credentials appropriate for their teaching responsibilities will also be considered.
5 years or more of clinical experience in physical therapy
Prior didactic teaching experience in higher education
Expertise that complements our current faculty
Ability to work in a team and collaborate with faculty, students, staff and across the university
Actively engaged or interested in research
Record of service to the profession and/or community
Demonstrated commitment to work with diverse cultural backgrounds
Commitment to innovation, service, and professional advancement
Experience or desire in working with rural/underserved populations
Experience or desire in interprofessional education and/or simulation
Internal Number: #605474
About Northern Arizona University
Northern Arizona University has a student population of 30,368, including approximately 22,000 on its main campus in Flagstaff and the remainder at more than 20 locations statewide and online.
Committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment, NAU has earned a solid reputation as a university with all the features of a large institution but with a personal touch. NAU carefully balances teaching, scholarship and service with a faculty and staff dedicated to each student’s success. All faculty members are expected to promote student learning and help students achieve academic outcomes.
While our emphasis is undergraduate education, we offer a wide range of graduate programs and research that extend to such national concerns as forest health and bioterrorism. Our institution has carefully integrated on-campus education with distance learning, forming seamless avenues for students to earn degrees.
Flagstaff has a population of about 70,000, rich in cultural diversity. Located at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks, Flagstaff is 140 miles north of Phoenix at the intersection of Interstate 17 and Interstate 40.
With its elevation of 7,000 feet and fo...ur-season climate, Flagstaff is ideal for year-round outdoor activities. Nearby attractions include the Grand Canyon, Lowell Observatory, Oak Creek Canyon, Sedona, Monument Valley, Sunset Crater, Meteor Crater, and Arizona Snowbowl.
The university is committed to a diverse and civil working and learning environment.
For information about diversity, access and equity at NAU, see nau.edu/Center-for-University-Access-and-Inclusion/.