Academic Fieldwork Coordinator/Occupational Therapy Program Exercise and Rehabi

Slippery Rock, PA

Slippery Rock University

Posting Number
Classification Title
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator/Occupational Therapy Program/Tenure Track Exercise & Rehabilitative Sciences Faculty
Working Title
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator/Occupational Therapy Program Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department | Tenure Track Faculty | I01638
Employee Group
Bargaining Unit
Main Campus
Exercise & Rehabilitative Sciences
Pay Rate

Employment Type
Regular FT
Work Schedule

Position Summary
Slippery Rock University, located in Slippery Rock, PA, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Assistant Professor to serve as the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator in our fully accredited entry-level Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program. Responsibilities include management of the academic fieldwork program, effective communication with students, faculty and fieldwork educators at established and developing sites, and instruction in the Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program. This position reports to the OTD Program Director.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctoral degree from an institution that is accredited by a USDE -recognized regional accrediting body required along with initial certification by NBCOT and eligibility for licensure as an occupational therapist in the state of Pennsylvania. Minimum of three years of clinical experience as an occupational therapist.
Successful performance in an interview, including a teaching demonstration. Commitment to the education of diverse populations.

Preferred Qualifications
Prior experience supervising students in a clinical setting preferred along with knowledge and understanding of ACOTE standards pertaining to fieldwork education. An ideal candidate will possess strong organizational, leadership, and interpersonal skills, as well as experience working with diverse populations.

Posting Date
Closing Date

Open Until Filled
Respect for Individuals in the Community
Slippery Rock University provides an environment that respects, encourages, and promotes the talents and contributions of all. Slippery Rock University values a community with a shared sense of purpose, where people demonstrate mutual respect and appreciation. Slippery Rock University values diversity that honors and includes all persons regardless of age, creed, disability, ethnic heritage, gender, gender identity, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status in academic and extracurricular endeavor, in the working environment, and in the daily life of the university community.

Notice of Non-Discrimination
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, or veteran status in its programs or activities in accordance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Assistant Vice President of Diversity and Equal Opportunity/Title IX Coordinator
008 Old Main Building
104 Maltby Avenue
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Special Instructions to Applicants
Graduate and undergraduate transcripts are required for this position. Applicants may upload either official or unofficial transcripts using the "Transcript" selection under Required Documents.
Official transcripts will be required prior to appointment. Recommended candidates will be required to complete criminal background check, including Act 34 Background Check and Act 151 (Child Abuse) Background Check and Federal Criminal ( FBI ) clearance prior to appointment. Review of applications will begin on April 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. The position is anticipated to begin no later than summer/fall 2021.

To apply please click here! Posted: 05/08/2021