Full–time Clinical Faculty Position
The Department of Physical Therapy is seeking a Clinical Assistant Professor to teach
in the department’s professional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program and participate in
the coordination of clinical courses. The position is a nine-month renewable appointment
beginning September 1, 2015, with additional opportunities in summer teaching and
New York University’s Steinhardt School is a pioneer in physical therapy clinical and
research education, and is home to the Department’s Arthur J. Nelson Human
Performance Research Laboratory. The department has a well-established, leading
DPT program, an advanced post-professional master’s degree and PhD program in
pathokinesiology, a clinical residency program in orthopedics, and a DPT for Practicing
Physical Therapists. For more information see: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/pt
Position description: The successful candidate must be a physical therapist with a
doctoral degree; the candidate must have either a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT)
or an appropriate physical therapist entry-level education with a doctorate (PhD, EdD,
and DSc.) in a relevant field. The candidate must be eligible for NYS physical therapy
licensure. Specialty certification is preferred. The candidate must have demonstrated
abilities as a teacher and be prepared to instruct students in the areas of musculoskeletal
physical therapy, administration, education, physical agents, and exercise sciences.
Strong administrative skill to assist in the coordination of clinical courses is also required.
APPLICATION: The application should include: a letter indicating the appropriateness
of the candidate’s qualifications for the responsibilities of the position; a curriculum
vitae; and the names and contact information of four references. The completed
application should be sent to:
Tsega A. Mehreteab, PT, MS, DPT, CEEAA, Chair, Faculty Search Committee,
Department of Physical Therapy, New York University, 380 Second Avenue, 4th
New York NY 10010-5615. Review of completed applications will begin immediately
and continue until the position has been filled. Nomination of candidate for the position
may also be submitted to the above address.
NYU’s dynamic Global Network University includes NYU Abu Dhabi and international
programs and academic centers around the world. NYU Steinhardt faculty may be afforded the
opportunity for variable term work at these global study and research sites.
NYU is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment and
strongly encourages applications from historically underrepresented groups.