The Department of Occupational Therapy at Misericordia University is currently accepting applications for a full-time (10 month) faculty position to begin August 2020. Rank, tenure-track status, and salary are dependent upon the applicant’s experience and qualifications.
The Department of Occupational Therapy offers an accredited professional entry-level degree MSOT program. The entry level OTD degree program is currently granted candidacy accreditation status. We also offer a post-professional clinical doctorate in occupational therapy which culminates in each student developing an individualized doctoral capstone project under close faculty mentorship.
Misericordia University is a teaching-centered institution with a commitment to community service. The curriculum has a strong foundation in occupation, evidence- based practice, community leadership, and dynamic clinical reasoning. Successful candidates will join an experienced faculty with diverse clinical and educational backgrounds.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
· Earned doctorate (PhD, EdD, DSc, OTD) from an accredited institution.
Responsibilities include teaching in areas of expertise and supervising graduate research
projects, active participation in scholarly activities, student advisement, and service to the
University, community, and the profession. Misericordia University is committed to
student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to
campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to