Instructor of Physical Therapy - American International College in Springfield Massachusetts

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American International College

Springfield, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

The School of Health Sciences is accepting applications for a part-time instructor faculty of Physical Therapy with preferred expertise in neurology and/or geriatrics. The individual will be required to fulfill the following essential functions and responsibilities:

  • Teach courses as assigned by chair/director or dean.

  • Advise students as assigned by chair/director or dean.

  • Participate in Division, School, and College activities as appropriate.

  • Participate in professional development activities related to one's faculty role.

  • Other duties as assigned by chair/director or dean.

  • Strong commitment to high quality instruction in a diverse, student-centered environment and the ability to work with students with various learning styles and backgrounds.

  • Interest in active and collaborative learning and enthusiasm for working in an interprofessional setting.

  • Ability to foster a collaborative atmosphere among students, faculty, and staff.

  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite, Blackboard, and the use of instructional technology to teach traditional, hybrid or online courses as needed and serve as a resource for faculty using these tools.

  • Qualifications

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Entry level degree in physical therapy is required.

  • Doctorate in physical therapy or related field; Advanced degree in physical therapy, education or related field is preferred.

  • Required Field of Expertise: 1-2 years teaching experience in a college or university setting.

  • Preferred Field of Expertise: Neurology and/or geriatrics.

  • Preferred Training/Cert: APTA Board Certified Neurology Clinical Specialist or Geriatric Clinical Specialist.

  • Required Licensure(s): Licensed or eligible to be licensed as a licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Massachusetts.

  • About AIC

    American International College is a private, coeducational institution of higher education located on a 70+ acre campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. The campus has 42 buildings on two sites approximately 1/2 mile apart with a total of approximately 660,000 gross square feet. Included in the inventory of buildings are student residences for a resident population of 900 students. Founded in 1885, the College has 3700 graduate and undergraduate students. AIC offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs through the Schools of Business, Arts and Sciences; Health Sciences; and Education. The mission of the College is to transform student lives through career focused learning, with a strong foundation in the liberal arts, a commitment to serving the community, and a high level of involvement in the global economy.

    To Apply

    Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three professional references via this online application:

    Apply Online

    AIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Keyword Phrases

    • Instructor of Physical Therapy
    • Higher dedication
    • Diversity of our community
    • Student-centered
    • Physical & Occupational Therapy
    Employment Type:Faculty
    Degree Required: Doctorate
    Experience: See Job Description
    Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
    Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
    Salary: Not Specified
    Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
    Application Requirements: CV/Resume
    Cover Letter