Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Occupational Therapy - Boston University in Boston Massachusetts

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Boston University

Boston, Massachusetts 02215

United States


Detailed Job Description

Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College seeks a dynamic and creative faculty member to join its internationally recognized Department of Occupational Therapy. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Primary responsibilities will include teaching in the graduate programs in occupational therapy and doctoral program in rehabilitation sciences, as well as engaging in an active program of independent research. 

Applicants must have completed a research doctoral degree, show evidence of productive scholarship through publication and research funding, and be committed to excellent graduate teaching and student mentorship. Completion of a post-doctoral fellowship or similar experience is highly desirable. We seek applicants whose research can expand and complement ongoing faculty work, which emphasizes intervention and outcomes that focus on activity, participation, and environmental influences. The position offers significant opportunity for interdisciplinary and collaborative research, including the areas of neuroscience, psychology, and social science, with health care and research facilities within the University and greater Boston area. BU centers include the Health and Disability Research Institute, the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, the Center for Neurorehabilitation, and the Center for Enhancing Activity and Participation Among Persons with Arthritis (ENACT).

Interested candidates should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of references to Kim Mueser, PhD (mueser@bu.edu), Search Committee Chair, Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College, Department of Occupational Therapy, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215.

Review of applications will commence upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled. For more information about BU Sargent College and our programs, visit our website at http://www.bu.edu/sargent/.

Boston University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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