Faculty and Staff Job Openings

Instructor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor

Denton, Dallas, Houston

The School of Occupational Therapy at Texas Woman’s University is seeking faculty for each campus who will thrive in a climate of intellectual vitality and academic excellence, and will support our innovative and community-centered programs with teaching, scholarship, and service activities.

TWU’s occupational therapy program in the College of Health Sciences is a rich scholarly environment offering the entry-level MOT while transitioning to an entry-level OTD, post-professional OTD and PhD in Occupational Therapy degrees. Texas Woman’s is a publicly funded co-educational institution designated as a Doctoral/research-intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation. The main campus is in Denton, with campuses in Dallas and Houston located within regional medical centers.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Full-time, clinical/tenure track positions at the instructor, assistant or associate rank in the School of Occupational Therapy. Contracts are 9-month with ample opportunity for summer teaching. Tenure-track opportunities will add to the research enterprise with synergistic connections to teaching and service. Clinical responsibilities emphasize teaching and include scholarly work and participation in university and school service. Experience with children and youth a plus in Houston, rehabilitation skills in Denton, and psychosocial and rehabilitation practice in Dallas. (Tenure Track position: DAL IRC 32173) (Clinical Track positions: DEN IRC 32045 and IRC 31808; HOU IRC 28295 and IRC 32174)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A doctorate in occupational therapy or related field required (may consider those in progress with impending graduation).
  • Must hold or be eligible for licensure as an occupational therapist in the State of Texas.

TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts of all academic work, and the names with email address and contact numbers of three references via email to facultyjobs@twu.edu. Unofficial transcripts of all academic work will be expected before your application can be fully reviewed. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions filled.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: For clinical and tenure-track positions please contact Search Committee Chair, Dr. Catherine Hay at chay1@twu.edu or 713-794-2112.

Experiential Learning Support Specialist

Dallas

EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Three years of progressive responsibilities in clerical duties, preferably with experience in database management, event coordination, and inventory management.

DUTIES: Performs responsible and complex office support duties for the Associate Director of the School of Occupational Therapy in Dallas with the purpose of increasing the effectiveness of occupational therapy programs in Dallas, as well as facilitating smooth operations for the fieldwork and capstone administration in Dallas and Houston. The employee is required to assume considerable responsibility for office efficiency and database management. Work assignments involve continuing responsibility for designated activities and may result from collaboration with the Academic Component Administrator. A thorough knowledge of the policies and procedures of the employing unit as well as a familiarity with overall University policy is necessary to conduct the assigned work. The individual is responsible for determining methods and procedures to be used, priority of work assignments and necessity for review by the administrator. Work includes public contact in interpreting and promoting the department's programs and rendering administrative decisions. Work is performed under general supervision and performance evaluation is based upon completion of assignments and results obtained. The performance evaluation is conducted through the performance evaluation system and in accordance with the University Policies & Procedures. Texas Woman’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer — Disabled, Veterans and Other Protected Groups.

DATE CLOSED: Open until filled. Apply through the Office of Human Resources, Job Code IRC40285.

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