|Doctor of Physical Therapy Faculty F131|
Company: Azusa Pacific University
Location: Azusa, CA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 05/13/2021
Expire Date: 07/13/2021
Job Categories: Other, Collegiate Faculty, Staff, Administration
Doctor of Physical Therapy Faculty F131|
Position Tracking Number: F131
School/College: School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
Department: Physical Therapy
Location: Azusa Campus
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. As a leading Christian university in California, Azusa Pacific University grounds rigorous academics on a solid spiritual foundation. With an intentional focus on scholarship, faith integration, diversity, and internationalization, APU provides high-quality academic programs within a tight-knit community of disciples and scholars. APU is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as an R2 Doctoral University, recognizing APUís high level of research activity. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelorís, masterís, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of Americaís Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
The Department of Physical Therapy at Azusa Pacific University invites applications for a faculty position in our Doctor of Physical Therapy program. We are seeking candidates with a strong background in teaching and scholarship with preference for those in the area of primary/cardiopulmonary/acute/geriatric care.
Teach, design curricula, and carry out research in their area of expertise
Serve on departmental and university committees
Coordinate and organize classroom support staff and student Teaching Assistants
Responsible for daily electronic timekeeping as it applies to the scoop of this position
Regular, punctual attendance as required by the supervisor based on department needs
Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor
May be needed to work at alternative Regional Campuses or Sites.
Level: Rank and salary are commensurate with academic credentials and experience.
A physical therapist with an earned terminal academic doctorate (Ph.D. EdD. DHS, DSc) in physical therapy or a related field of study is preferred. All candidates without an earned post-professional degree must have an established plan of study for obtaining a degree.
Applicants must be eligible for PT licensure in California; a defined research agenda and record of publications; a strong Christian commitment.
Ability to organize classroom materials and schedules
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to manage details and follow through.
Must be collaborative and an effective team member and team builder.
Prior academic or clinical teaching experience and specialization are valued assets as well as an earned post-professional (academic) degree.
3-5 years of higher education teaching experience preferred;
3-5 years of clinical experience as Physical Therapist in area of specialty preferred
Hire Date: Open until filled.
Ability to integrate Christian values in all aspects.
Ability to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential information.
Ability to collaborate with other faculty and staff and maintain collegial relations.
Self starter, ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.
Candidates must align with Azusa Pacific University's Christian identity. Faculty members are expected to sign a Statement of Faith (available at http://www.apu.edu/about/believe), to adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook, and to integrate the Christian faith in teaching and scholarship.
Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.
Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Azusa Pacific University conducts background checks on all final candidates.
To apply, visit http://www.apu.edu/cp/employment/. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelorís, masterís, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of Americaís Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.
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