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TENURE-ELIGIBLE AND NON-TENURED FACULTY POSITIONS IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY DOCTORAL PROGRAM
SUMMARY OF POSITIONS: Whitworth University’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program invites applications for multiple 12-month tenure-track and non-tenure-track residential faculty positions to join its founding Doctor of Occupational Therapy program. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program is preparing to submit a Candidacy Report to the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) in Fall 2021. The Doctor of Occupational Therapy program promotes innovative, creative, holistic interprofessional “mind and heart” education for developing and empowering ethically competent transformational-leaders in occupational therapy and healthcare. The program will prepare Doctor of Occupational Therapy graduates with faith integration, reciprocal therapeutic relationships, understanding the potency of daily life activities; the program prepares practice scholars who use best scientific evidence to be catalysts for change, advocate for occupational justice, and serve humanity. The selected candidates will join core faculty to engage in scholarly opportunities that contribute to the advancement of the profession, create innovative learner-centered delivery models that provide education excellence, and meet national accreditation standards for Doctor of Occupational Therapy education.
Whitworth University is constructing a state-of-the-art Health Sciences Building with dedicated classrooms, activities of daily living, pediatric and adult neuroscience lab spaces, simulation labs, motional analysis lab, and the addition of an on-campus interprofessional clinic to foster close integration of theory, translational research and applied interprofessional clinical practice to prepare Doctor of Occupational Therapy students for future full-time clinical placements and employment.
Whitworth complies with all federal, state, and local nondiscrimination laws that are applicable to religious nonprofit institutions and does not engage in unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. With our Christ-centered commitment to building a diverse and inclusive community, the university encourages applications from populations underrepresented at Whitworth including members of racial/ethnic communities, women, and persons with disabilities.
About Whitworth University
Since 1890, Whitworth has held fast to its founding mission of providing "an education of mind and heart" through rigorous intellectual inquiry guided by dedicated Christian scholars. Recognized and ranked as one of the top regional colleges and universities in the West, Whitworth University has an enrollment of 2,900 students and offers 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Located on a 200-acre campus of red-brick buildings and tall pines, Whitworth offers a beautiful, inviting and secure learning environment. More than $83 million in campus improvements have been made over the past decade, including a new center for the visual arts, a landmark general academic building, a new science facility, three new residence halls and several outdoor athletics facilities.