Physical Therapy Instructor/Assistant Professor position (IHP Faculty)
MGH Institute of Health Professions
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 3227168-3499_1674166607
ABOUT THE PROGRAM:
The Department of Physical Therapy offers a 3-year Doctor of Physical Therapy degree and a 1-year Residency in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. The DPT program is highly regarded and has an integrated modular curriculum that leverages active learning approaches to facilitate learning. We have a strong commitment to team-based teaching. An interdisciplinary PhD program and integrated interprofessional activities reflect the commitment of the Institute to interprofessional education. Our highly respected faculty is recognized for expertise as educators, scholars, and master clinicians, and for their involvement in leadership positions in the profession both regionally and nationally.
The Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the MGH Institute of Health Professions invites applications for a 12-month, full-time Instructor/Assistant professor position. Rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Responsibilities include teaching management of cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions and acute care, academic advising, research/scholarship, and service. Research startup may be available based on research agenda and potential.
Strong candidates will have prior clinical and teaching experience in the content area, and evidence of research experience based on peer-reviewed conference presentations and/or publications.
Required qualifications include:
A clinical doctorate (DPT)**
Prior clinical and/or academic teaching experience in the content area
Eligibility for physical therapy licensure in Massachusetts
Preferred qualifications include:
Specialty board certification
An academic doctorate (PhD, EdD, DSc) or candidacy status
A demonstrated record of scholarship
**Candidates without an academic doctorate will be expected to matriculate into a terminal degree program within one year from the beginning of the academic appointment.
This position is available for the 2023-2024 academic year. The search will continue until the position is filled. Application packet including a current curriculum vita and a cover letter describing applicant experiences in teaching, research, professional service, and clinical practice should be submitted online at https://partners.taleo.net/careersection/ihp/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en.
Please send all inquiries about this position to:
Shweta Gore PT, PhD, DPT, MPT, GCS
Chair, Physical Therapy Search Committee
MGH Institute of Health Professions
36 1st Avenue
Boston, MA 02129
ABOUT MGH INSTITUTE:
MGH Institute of Health Professions is a graduate school in Boston that provides entry-level and post-professional programs in Nursing, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Genetic Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Physician Assistant Studies. The PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences and a PhD and Master of Science in Health Professions Education have been added in recent years along with two brand new programs: Master of Health Administration in Leadership and Master of Science in Healthcare Data Analytics to meet rising demand for highly educated health care professionals, educators, and researchers. Integrating classroom learning with research and clinical experience, the Institute grants doctoral degrees, master's degrees, awards certificates of advanced study, and offers continuing education to practicing professionals.
MGH Institute of Health Professions is the only degree-granting affiliate in Mass General Brigham (MGB), the largest private employer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Institute has been recognized multiple times by The Chronicle of Higher Education as a "Great College to Work For." A leading health sciences educational institution, MGH Institute provides students with outstanding academic programs, many of which are ranked among the best in the nation.
MGH Institute of Health Professions has announced an organization-wide anti-racism initiative to think boldly about race and bring together all members of the Institute community to address systemic racial injustice as well as oppression more broadly. The plan seeks to create a supportive and inclusive campus environment and better support the diverse communities the school serves. We are excited about this new initiative and are hiring employees who are committed to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion and will contribute to our anti-racism and anti-oppression approach.
EEO Statement The MGH Institute of Health Professions is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We welcome nominations and applications from individuals who would bring diversity of experience, thought and practice to the Institute's research, teaching and clinical missions. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.Partner's Healthcare is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
MGH Institute of Health Professions, founded by Massachusetts General Hospital in 1977, is an innovative and independent graduate school in Boston that is a member of Partners HealthCare. A progressive leader in developing comprehensive models of health care education, the MGH Institute prepares advanced practice professionals in the fields of nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy and communication sciences and disorders through a distinctive combination of academic study, clinical practice, and research. More than 1,200 students are enrolled in graduate level and certificate programs, with an increasing number of courses available online. The Institute is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).