The Division of Occupational Therapy (OT) invites applicants for a full-time, 12-month open-rank faculty position. The primary role of the position is academic fieldwork coordination; additional duties/roles/expectations include instruction, mentorship of student scholarly endeavors, and student advisement for achievement of educational goals for the entry-level occupational therapy doctorate (OTD) program. Faculty are also responsible for contributing to scholarship in areas appropriate for their discipline of expertise and for participating in Division, Department, College and University governance, including the transition of the Program from Occupational Therapy Masters to Occupational Therapy Doctorate.
Academic Fieldwork Coordination comprises 50% of this core faculty position.
Maintain contracts with all fieldwork facilities
Obtain new contracts with appropriate sites to respond to students' needs and interests
Maintain student fieldwork files
Orient students to fieldwork
Assign students to appropriate sites for Level I and Level II fieldwork
Facilitate student placements with selected sites
Monitor progress of student performance on clinical correlates (Level I Fieldwork)
Monitor progress of student performance on Level II Fieldwork
Report fieldwork grades at appropriate time
Conduct site visits within time/budget allowances
Direct questions to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Debora Brown, PT, DPT at email@example.com.
MUSC is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to age, race, gender, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Must have a doctoral degree in occupational therapy or related field by an institution that is accredited by a USDE-recognized regional accrediting body. Applicant enrolled in a doctoral program must have all requirements completed prior to start date.
Must have a minimum of three years clinical practice experience in occupational therapy;
Must possess strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills;
Must have certification in occupational therapy;
Must be eligible for licensure in the state of South Carolina as required;
Must have a strong commitment to achieve the missions of the OT Division, the College of Health Professions, and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).
Teaching experience in an occupational therapy program;
Fieldwork coordination experience in an occupational therapy program;
Research and/or scholarship experience;
Experience in inter-professional collaboration
About Medical University of South Carolina
The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), founded in 1824, is South Carolina’s only comprehensive academic health center providing a full range of programs in the biomedical sciences. Nearly 3,000 students in six colleges (Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy) study for degrees at the baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and other professional levels. The University also provides residency training for over 500 graduate health professionals per year. The teaching staff is comprised of more than 1,500 full and part-time faculty. The College of Health Professions is recognized for extensive integration of technology, simulation, and interprofessional education into its outstanding educational programs.
The MUSC campus is located on more than 50 acres in the city of Charleston. With a rich 300-year history, Charleston, South Carolina is America’s most beautifully preserved architectural and historical treasure and offers a wide variety of history, culture, arts, recreation and beautiful beaches. Charleston was voted the #1 City in the World and #1 City in the U.S. and Canada in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards for the last five years (2013-2017).
BACK TO TOP
AUSA Career Center is Just One of the Benefits.
Discover what else AUSA Membership has to offer!
The job you are trying to reach from was originally posted at AUSA Career Center.