The Department of Physical Therapy at Wingate University invites applications for a 12-month, full-time appointment at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor. Applicants with expertise in any of the following areas are especially encouraged to apply: Human Physiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnosis & Management of Cardiopulmonary Conditions, or Pharmacology. Other areas that would be considered include Diagnosis & Management of Integumentary Conditions and Management/Administration in Healthcare. Responsibilities include teaching in the entry-level DPT curriculum, including course coordination in the area of specialty, student advising, scholarship and service to the Department, University, and community. Opportunities are also available to participate in the development of post-professional clinical residency programs.
Qualifications: The preferred candidate will have an earned doctoral degree from a USDE recognized regionally accredited university (PhD, EdD, DPT). An established on-going scholarly agenda and teaching experience are pluses. Physical therapist candidates must be a physical therapist eligible for licensure in the State of North Carolina, have proven effective advocacy experience within the physical therapy professional organization (APTA), and demonstrate contemporary clinical expertise in other areas of the curriculum. Preference may be given to applicants with earned ABPTS board certification.
Internal Number: 20181
About Wingate University
The innovative student-centered DPT program at Wingate University has a clear focus on a team-based highly integrated curriculum that develops every student to their fullest potential. The program is housed in a state-of-the-art facility in the center of campus with easy access to the student center, library, athletic facilities and student services. Facilities include newly renovated classrooms, faculty offices, instructional laboratories, lounge & study areas, research labs, faculty work space, and a 10 cadaver dissection laboratory. The department currently has 11 full-time faculty members, each highly respected in their fields and recognized as experts in education, scholarship and professional service. More program information can be found at: www.dpt.wingate.edu.
Located approximately 20 miles southeast of Charlotte, NC, Wingate University is a private not-for-profit university with over 3,000 students on 3 campuses. Recently ranked as the 6th “best value” in the south based on quality of education and cost (2012, US News and World Report), the University offers 35 undergraduate majors, 37 minors/career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees i...n business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport management, and doctorates in pharmacy, physical therapy and education. A doctor of Occupational Therapy will be offered beginning Fall 2019.