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  • Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Dept of Physical Therapy Education, Elon University

    Elon University
    In partnership with Cone Health- Alamance Regional Medical Center
    announces the availability of a full-time, faculty position
    in the entry – level DPT Program
    Available January, 2016
    School of Health Sciences
    Department of Physical Therapy Education

    Come to Elon University in North Carolina and join our highly qualified, dynamic faculty of 14 full-time and 4 part-time colleagues. The Department of Physical Therapy Education at Elon University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position made available because of retirement. The department is interested in recruiting an individual who can demonstrate teaching experience in biomechanics and musculoskeletal physical therapy and has an ongoing research agenda related to biomechanics, kinesiology, and/or motor control. Additional responsibilities include academic advising, student mentoring, scholarly activity, and department, school and university service.

    The successful candidate will have:
    · An academic terminal degree
    · A record of teaching and scholarship
    · Eligibility for licensure as a physical therapist in North Carolina
    · A minimum of 5 years of clinical practice
    · Experience in musculoskeletal physical therapy
    · Active membership in professional organizations

    Preferred candidates will also have:
    · ABPTS or other specialty certification
    · Prior teaching experience in an academic program

    About the Department: In 2012, the Department of Physical Therapy Education (DPTE) moved to the LEED-certified Gerald L. Francis Center where the newly formed School of Health Sciences is located. The DPTE occupies approximately 32,000 square feet with state-of-the-art equipment for teaching and research. The DPTE and the School of Health Sciences enjoy a strong collaborative partnership with Cone Health-Alamance Regional Medical Center. Please visit our website at for additional information regarding the DPTE.

    Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning. Elon is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and level of experience.

    To Apply: Application deadline is April 30, 2015 with review of applicants beginning immediately. Application (letter of intent including statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, curriculum vitae, and three references) should be directed electronically using Subject: Elon DPTE Faculty Search to:

    Deborah M. Stetts, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    Search Committee Chair, DPTE
    Elon University
    Elon, NC 27244
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    Last edited by Srikant Vallabhajosula; March 24, 2015, 12:21 AM.