Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor 10

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor 10
Posting Number F1700185
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences in the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) is recruiting a state-funded, 10-month Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor. The successful candidate will contribute to the teaching, scholarship and service mission of the Occupational Therapy Program. Duties may include teaching lecture and laboratory courses; overseeing service learning in the community; mentoring students in clinical research projects, advising students; and contributing to ongoing curriculum quality improvement. Knowledge of higher education and contemporary clinical practice are essential along with research experience and excellent communication skills.

Department, School, and University
The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences at UB has a longstanding history of excellence in clinical education in programs leading to the Doctor of Physical Therapy, the BS/MS in Occupational Therapy, and the PhD in Rehabilitation Science, with a post professional OTD program in development. The PT and OT entry-level programs have enjoyed continuous accreditation for more than 60 years. The OT program is highly competitive with a class-size of approximately 50 students. For more information on the SPHHP Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, please visit: http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/rehabilitation-science.html.
UB SPHHP is one of the only schools in the country to include both public health and health professions, providing unique opportunities for collaboration amongst students and faculty. For more information on UB SPHHP, please visit: http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/.
The University at Buffalo is the State University of New York’s largest and most comprehensive research-intensive university and is its primary center for professional education and training. We are Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredited and a member of the Association of American Universities. UB provides a rich environment for collaborative and transdisciplinary research with faculty within the SPHHP and at other schools located in the Academic Health Center (Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy and Nursing).

Environment
Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State and is located on the shores of Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls. Buffalo – the City of Good Neighbors – is undergoing a renaissance with a rapidly growing economy, vital academic health sciences center, and affordable cost of living. The Western New York educational system is excellent. Buffalo-Niagara is a region of 1.2 million people, world-class art galleries and museums, a comprehensive city-wide system of parks and green space, a vibrant theater and music community, and major and minor league sports teams.

Annual salary commensurate with qualification and rank of appointment.

The University at Buffalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Recruiter. No person in whatever relationship with the University at Buffalo shall be subject to discrimination on the basis of age, creed, color, handicap, national origin, race, religion, sex, marital or veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications

Earned post-professional doctoral degree
Current Occupational Therapist, Registered (OTR)
Eligible for New York Occupational Therapy license

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

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Contact Information

Contact's Name Jo Schweitzer
Contact's Title
Contact's Email schweitz@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-829-6737

Posting Dates

Posted 11/28/2017
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required 3
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

By providing the names and email addresses of my references, I hereby authorize either Human Resources or the applicable hiring department to contact my references via e-mail to request a letter of recomendation on my behalf.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents