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Assistant/Associate Professor

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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Assistant/Associate Professor
Department SHP-Physical Therapy-South
Salary Commensurate With Experience
Posting Summary

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, School of Health Professions, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time 12 month faculty position. Rutgers has a strong, resilient and diverse research portfolio, outstanding research core facilities, and ranks in the top 25 institutions in the country in total NIH funding. We are searching for a candidate who has clinical and teaching experience, an academic doctorate (PhD, ScD, EdD), and an emerging or established research agenda with the capacity to engage in funded clinical or translational research.


Minimum Education and Experience

Preference will be given to individuals who have completed post-doctoral studies with a record of scholarly publications. Candidates should be licensed or license-eligible to practice physical therapy in New Jersey. Expertise in at least one of the following areas of teaching is desired: anatomy, exercise science, neuroscience, foundational physical therapy skills, pediatrics, research, or medical screening and differential diagnosis. The selected individual will participate in research, teaching, service, program development, and student academic and research advisement.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment

The DPT Program is a 3 year professional physical therapy program designed to prepare entry level graduates who will function competently and creatively as members of a team of health professionals in a dynamic health care environment. The program’s primary mission is to educate students to become generalist physical therapists engaged in contemporary practice with faculty and students committed to humanistic principles through education, scholarship, service and practice. The program has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1990. The DPT was accredited in 2006. The DPT- South Program is located in suburban southern New Jersey, convenient to metropolitan Philadelphia and the Jersey shore.


Posting Details

Posting Number 17FA1250
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
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Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Stratford (RBHS)

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
Optional Documents