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 OTD and the PhD in Occupational Therapy . 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 OPENINGS: Full-time, clinical and tenure-track positions at the instructor, assistant or associate rank in the School of Occupational Therapy and the Associate Director position on our Houston campus. Both Clinical and tenure-track positions are 9-month contracts 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. Ideal candidates for Houston will have experience with children and youth, rehabilitation skills in Denton, and psychosocial and rehabilitation practice in Dallas. The Associate Director position in Houston is a 12-month position. 


  • A post-professional doctorate in occupational therapy or related field is required (may consider those in progress with impending graduation).
  • An entry-level degree in occupational therapy with a minimum of 3 years of experience in OT practice and evidence of advanced clinical skill may be considered for Clinical Instructors. 
  • 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 are 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.

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