Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Education (DCE)/Faculty
Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
Allied Health Division
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Dominican College, housed in the Allied Health Division, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track physical therapy faculty appointment/Director of Clinical Education (DCE). The position is for immediate hire with rank and salary commensurate with experience. Responsibilities include coordination and evaluation of the Clinical Education Program which consists of related development, implementation and evaluation of students, clinical experiences, and clinical faculty and professional development. In addition, the DCE is responsible for teaching and advising in the entry-level doctor of physical therapy program, scholarly productivity, and general college service. The program is offered in a non-traditional, full-time weekend format (meeting, approximately, every other weekend); however, the full-time clinical affiliations are scheduled primarily during the traditional workweek. The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is accredited by CAPTE through 2028.
Minimum qualifications include a demonstration of scholarly productivity, ability to mentor graduate students in scholarly activity, academic teaching experience and clinical experience relative, but not limited to, the following areas: general, advanced practice in orthopedics and neuromuscular, research and/or administration. The candidate must hold a physical therapy license and be eligible for a license in NYS. Preference will be given to candidates who hold an advanced degree including a terminal doctoral degree or pursuing such, certification and/or specialization, and have at least three years experience as a clinical instructor and clinical and teaching experience in specialized physical therapy areas. In addition, the candidate should also demonstrate evidence of/potential for related scholarship and/or interdisciplinary research. Candidates with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree with a strong desire to complete a post professional doctorate degree in the near future are also encouraged to submit an application; however, it is expected that the candidate will obtain a post professional doctoral degree.
Dominican College is located in Orangeburg, New York approximately 20 miles north of New York City. We are a small, private institution with a student population of approximately 2,000. Committed to building its programs upon a strong liberal arts foundation, the College offers an array of degree opportunities in the liberal arts and a variety of nationally accredited graduate/undergraduate professional programs.
Qualified applicants should send curriculum vitae, and a letter of interest along with the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org