Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track, Associate Professor or Professor
University of Maryland, Baltimore
July 13, 2018
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track, Associate Professor or Professor - (1800010L)
The University of Maryland Baltimore School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science (PTRS) is now accepting applications for a Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, full- time, non-tenure track at the Associate Professor or Professor position. Responsibilities include:
Oversee the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program, including the dual degree program options and;
Oversee the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Physical Rehabilitation Science;
Oversee the organizational structure and plan for research growth, development, and productivity, including integrating research content and activities into the Doctor of Physical Therapy curriculum;
Identify, oversee, and meeting the annual School of Medicine and departmental strategic planning goals;
Meet the expectations of external stakeholders, as appropriate;
Serve as representative and advocate for department with external organizations;
Oversee the CAPTE accreditation process for the DPT Program.
Qualifications : Candidates must be physical therapy license or eligible for licensure in Maryland, have an earned doctoral degree (PhD, EdD or ScD), have a minimum of six years of full-time academic experience and provide a teaching portfolio. Candidates must have a track record of educational and scholarship success. Candidates must demonstrate effective communication, organization skills, problem solving, and the ability to work within a diverse ethnic and cultural setting.
Rank and Salary : Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Applications: Accepted until position is filled.
About PTRS : PTRS is located on the professional campus of the University of Maryland in Baltimore within the research-intensive University of Maryland School of Medicine. The Department offers the entry-level DPT, a dual-degree DPT/MPH degree, and a PhD in Physical Rehabilitation Science ( http://pt.umaryland.edu ). Extensive opportunities exist for collaborations with researchers and clinicians in PTRS, as well as other Departments and Schools, and with established research and clinical centers on the Baltimore campus including the Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center (OAIC) and the Geriatric Research, Educational and Clinical Center (GRECC). The campus is within a one-hour drive of Washington, DC and is 20 minutes from Thurgood Marshall Baltimore Washington International Airport. Baltimore is known as
Internal Number: 96941
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