AdventHealth AHU.Graduate Faculty.Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in Orlando, Florida
AdventHealth University, a Seventh-day Adventist institution, specializes in the education of professionals in healthcare. Service-oriented and guided by the values of nurture, excellence, spirituality, and stewardship, the University seeks to develop leaders who will practice healthcare as a ministry.
PRIMARY CUSTOMERS, PARTNERS, AND TEAM:
At AdventHealth University (AHU), our primary customers are students, faculty, and staff. Our partners are physicians, allied health clinicians and other employees of AdventHealth and the surrounding medical community.
As a Doctor of Physical Therapy program faculty, this position develops, designs and delivers instruction and assesses learning in physical therapy courses, participates in student advising and mentoring and engages in the academic roles of teaching, service, scholarship and research. Reviews and assists with development and revisions as needed for department policies and procedures. This position identifies and recommends to department chair appropriate community agency linkages for student learning experiences and contributes to the fulfillment of the University’s and program’s mission, vision and learning outcomes. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Ability to effectively communicate with college administration, faculty, staff, students, and others internal and external to the University
Organizational and administrative skills
Ability to effectively use computer programs related to educational duties which includes, but is not limited to, word processing, database management, complex data computation, analysis and graphics, presentation development, and distance learning technology; visual and auditory skills to use computer and other presentation equipment, including telecommunications
Ability to cooperatively work as a team member
Effective writing skills
Ability to consult as necessary
Contemporary expertise in assigned teaching areas
Effective teaching and student evaluation skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
An earned advanced level doctorate or a Doctor of Physical Therapy (entry-level or transitional DPT)
Four years of current clinical practice as a licensed physical therapist (if not a physical therapist the individual must possess an advanced level doctorate)
Clinical or academic teaching experience including the evaluation of student performance
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Advanced doctoral degree (i.e., PhD, EdD, DSc, ScD)
More than five years of contemporary clinical practice as a licensed physical therapist
Three years’ academic experience in a Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)-accredited physical therapy education program with substantiated effective teaching and student evaluation skills
Established, well-defined, and ongoing scholarly agenda with significant history of publication and evidence of extramural funding
Remarkable record of service consistent with the expectation of the University and program
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers’ card
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Current valid State of Florida license as a Physical Therapist
Clinical specialty certification (American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties [ABPTS] certification preferred)
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Demonstrates behaviors at AdventHealth University in harmony with the “Four Words” Nurture, Excellence, Spirituality and Stewardship.
Reviews and assists with revisions as needed for department policies and procedures
Documents and maintains current student clinical experiences
Identifies and recommends to department chair appropriate community agency linkages for student learning experiences
Participates in graduate student capstone advising
Develops, designs and delivers instruction in, and assessment of, physical therapy courses
Participates in student advising and mentorship
Exhibits and models the characteristics of a Christian professional
Participates in program and university-wide service activities
Actively engages in the committees as assigned by the President or program Chair
Engages in the academic roles of teaching, service, scholarship and research
Consults with department chair to recommend budget request(s) that assures adequate resources to support physical therapy faculty and preceptors
Assumes other duties as assigned.
The above statements reflect the general duties and responsibilities necessary to describe the principal functions of the job, as identified, and shall not be considered an exhaustive list of job responsibilities which may be inherent in the job. Responsibilities are subject to change.
Job: Other Non-Clinical Professional
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Position Location AdventHealth University
Organization AdventHealth Central Florida
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Doctorate Degree
Job Posting May 6, 2019, 2:54:00 PM
Req ID: 271693
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.