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Campus:
San Diego

Job ID: VPAA 2014/15 - 1 & 2

Discipline:
Kinesiology

Appointment Type:
Tenure-Track

Time Base:
Full-Time

Date Posted:
June 7, 2013

Closing Date:
Open until filled

Link to Apply Online:
http://affiliated.sdsu.edu/ColHHS/ENS.htm

Campus Employment Homepage:
http://jobs.sdsu.edu

Description:
SCHOOL OF EXERCISE AND NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES
DOCTOR OF PHYSICAL THERAPY PROGRAM

FULL-TIME TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS FOR FALL 2014
VPAA 2014/15 - 1 & 2

Musculoskeletal Assessment & management
Neurophysiological assessment & management

Two full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank to begin August 2014 in a new Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. Seeking two applicants with expertise in Musculoskeletal Assessment & Management or in Neurophysiological Assessment & Management.

Musculoskeletal Assessment & Management position(s) will teach graduate courses in musculoskeletal assessment and management and/or related areas. An earned terminal academic doctorate (PhD preferred) in physical therapy, biomechanics, sports medicine, kinesiology, anatomy or closely related area is required. Previous teaching experience in the physical therapy setting and board certification in a related specialty area (e.g., OCS, SCS, GCS) are desirable.

Neurophysiological Assessment & Management position(s) will teach graduate courses in neurophysiological assessment and management and/or related areas. An earned terminal academic doctorate (PhD preferred) in physical therapy, neurophysiologic-related science, pediatric- neurology/science, rehabilitation science, motor learning, biomechanics, kinesiology, anatomy or closely related area is required. Previous teaching experience in the physical therapy setting and board certification in a related specialty area (e.g., NCS, PCS, GCS) are desirable.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES: Engage in research leading to peer-reviewed publications and to seek external funding to support and promote research. Individuals appointed at the rank of Associate Professor will be expected to have an established record of published research focused in an area related to physical therapy and evidence of successful extramural funding. Mentor and supervise DPT doctoral projects. Participate in the development of the DPT program by collaborating with other faculty and professionals in the local community. Engage in university, community, and professional service.

Other Qualifications: A graduate from an accredited physical therapy program. Eligible for licensure to practice physical therapy in California.

SALARY: Commensurate with credentials and experience.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is located in the School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences. The School is in the College of Health and Human Services, one of seven colleges at San Diego State University. The School offers a B.S. degrees in Kinesiology (with emphases in Pre-Physical Therapy and Fitness Specialist), Athletic Training, a M.A. degree in Kinesiology (including a specialization in Rehabilitation Science), and M.S. degrees in Exercise Physiology and Nutritional Sciences. San Diego State has an enrollment of over 34,000 students. For additional information visit the School (www.ens.sdsu.edu) and University (www.sdsu.edu) websites. SDSU is currently designated as a Doctoral / Research-Intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation and has been named on the Faculty Scholarly Productivity Index as the No. 1 small research university in the nation.

APPLICATIONS: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of materials will begin on October 1, 2013. Candidates should submit a letter of application addressing responsibilities and qualifications listed above, detailed curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to:


Mitchell J. Rauh, PT, PhD, MPH, FACSM
Chair, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Search Committee
School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA 92182-7251
Email correspondence: mrauh@mail.sdsu.edu

SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.