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jthrelkeld48
06-14-2005, 05:48 AM
Biomechanics/Movement Science Faculty Position
Department of Physical Therapy
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
Creighton University Medical Center

Creighton University, a Catholic and Jesuit institution, invites
applications for a full time, 12-month tenure track faculty position
at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Department of
Physical Therapy. The Department of Physical Therapy, an integral
part of a comprehensive health science campus, has established itself
as a leader in clinical doctoral education, offering entry-level and
transitional DPT programs, clinical residency programs and service to
the profession in its academic excellence and scholarship. The
faculty educate and mentor the professional development of future
physical therapists, contribute to the evolving base of physical
therapy knowledge, and serve the community by being "men and women
for and with others". More information about the departmental
mission and philosophy can be found on our website at
http://pt.creighton.edu.

Applicants must be committed to excellence in their teaching,
scholarship and service activities, hold a research doctoral degree
with a record of extramural funding or have completed a postdoctoral
research fellowship. Research related to movement science is an area
of emphasis. Research focus related to the basic science underlying
physical therapy care, care of underserved populations, health care
outcomes, and physical therapy education will also be considered.
Teaching and service are expected. Eligibility for licensure as a
physical therapist in Nebraska is strongly preferred. Evaluation of
applications will continue until the position is filled. Rank and
salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Interested applicants are encouraged to send a letter of interest,
curriculum vitae and the names of four references to:

A. Joseph Threlkeld, PT, PhD
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Department of Physical Therapy
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
(402) 280-5671
joethrelkeld@creighton.edu


Creighton University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity
Employer.