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Assistant Professor 9 Mo
Working Title Assistant Professor 9 Mo
Position # F00228
Department Physical Therapy
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Employment Status:
Full time (29-40 Hrs)
Proposed Salary Range:
Commensurate with Experience
Type of Employment:


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Position Summary:

Arkansas State University- Jonesboro is currently accepting application for the position of Assistant Professor Physical Therapy in the College of Nursing and Health Professions (CNHP). The position is Full-Time (9-month) tenure-eligible in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. Responsibilities include teaching women’s health and/or orthopedics in the professional DPT curriculum, research, program assessment and service.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Serve as program Director of Women’s Health Residency Program, which includes an interprofessional, pro-bono women’s health clinic.
  • Maintain active research and scholarly agenda to meet qualifications for tenure and promotion
  • Participate in service activities at the university and affiliated organizations
  • Facilitate a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and development of skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds
  • Teach courses in women’s health, orthopedics and other areas of expertise within the DPT program.
  • Other duties as assigned


Must possess qualifications and experience in operations, financial management, and leadership to administratively oversee all aspects of the Women’s Health Residency program

Excellent written and oral communication skills, organizational, problem-solving and interpersonal social skills

Outstanding clinical abilities with clinical knowledge and skills related to practice and practice standards

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

Opportunities exist to take a leadership role in the DPT curriculum

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must be doctorally prepared (PhD, EdD, ScD). Applicants with DPT and ABPTE Clinical Specialization Certification in Women’s Health will be considered.

Must be eligible for Physical Therapy Licensure in AR.

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