Job: ASHS - PT - Assistant/Associate Professor

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Job Description

A.T. Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences welcomes applications for one 12-month faculty position at the Assistant/Associate level to teach in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. We are looking for a talented educator with expertise in cardiopulmonary or geriatric conditions to teach enthusiastic classes and work with an outstanding team of faculty and staff.  The position also includes responsibilities of scholarship, academic and research advising, and service.

Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Relocation assistant is available

A.T. Still University of Health Sciences serves as a learning-centered university dedicated to preparing highly competent professionals through innovative academic programs with a commitment to continue its osteopathic heritage and focus on whole person healthcare, scholarship, community health, interprofessional education, diversity, and underserved populations. Established in 1892 by A.T. Still, MD, DO, the founder of osteopathy, A.T. Still University began as the nation’s first college of osteopathic medicine and has evolved into a leading university of health sciences comprised of one college and four schools on two campuses and online. Today we offer master’s degrees across allied health disciplines; doctorates in health education, physical therapy, health sciences, and audiology; the doctor of dental medicine; and the doctor of osteopathic medicine.

The Department of Physical Therapy currently offers three programs that cover the spectrum of life-long learning from entry level through post-professional development and specialization (Doctor of Physical Therapy; Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy; Orthopedic Residency). The Department  is housed within the Arizona School of Health Sciences (ASHS) located in Mesa, AZ. The School’s mission is to make life long learning a reality for health professionals.  Visit to learn more about the School and the PT Department.

Skills / Requirements

Ph.D. or equivalent post-professional doctoral degree preferred with experience in cardiopulmonary or geriatric conditions. The ideal candidate will preferably hold a clinical specialty certification (e.g. CCS or GCS), demonstrate an established and consistent scholarly agenda, and demonstrate excellence in teaching at the graduate level using web-assisted media. Candidates must be eligible for and agree to secure physical therapy licensure in Arizona.

Important Notes

Interested applicants should: Complete an ATSU employment application,

Send cover letter, curriculum vita, three professional references to:

 James Lynskey PT, PhD, Associate Professor

 Physical Therapy Search Committee Chair

 AT Still University, Arizona School of Health Sciences

 5850 East Still Circle

 Mesa, Arizona 85206

 Phone: 480 219-6000

 FAX: 480 219-6100

 Email:  (electronic submission is acceptable)