Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Job posting number: #7122771 (Ref:ej-3848186)

Posted: January 31, 2023

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Augusta University

Job ID: 242832
Location: Augusta University
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular


Teaching in DPT program - 70
Teaching in DPT program

Scholarship in the DPT Program - 15
Scholarship in the DPT Program

Service in the DPT Program - 5
Service in the DPT Program

Clinical Practice in the DPT program - 10
Clinical Practice in the DPT program

Required Qualifications
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a terminal academic degree (PhD, EdD, DSc) in physical therapy or in a related field. Board certification is preferred. Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of clinical/professional experience and must be eligible for physical therapy licensure in Georgia. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.Effective communication and interpersonal skills with diverse populations and ability to work in a collaborative, problem-solving manner are required.

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Educational Qualifications
ABPTS board certification preferred

Conditions of Employment
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review. For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

The primary work location for this position is within the Augusta University Medical Center or other Augusta University Health System Clinic Space and is subject to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services guidelines. The selected candidate will be required to provide proof of COVID vaccination or an approved exemption. Your application to this position confirms you are aware of this requirement and agree to provide proof of either COVID vaccination or our organization's approval of a medical or religious exemption.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

How To Apply
To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online at

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Other Information
This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."

Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Job Information
Job ID: 242832
Position # 20000254

The Department of Physical Therapy at Augusta University (formerly known as Medical College of Georgia) in Augusta Georgia, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month position as a core faculty member of the Doctor of Physical Therapy program, rank of Assistant/Associate Professor. Our program boasts a long history of excellence and large network of strong clinical relationships. Augusta University is committed to increasing inclusive excellence, promoting equity, and cultivating a welcoming environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

We are seeking physical therapy educators with a terminal degree. Responsibilities will include teaching in the candidate's area of expertise, maintaining a productive scholarly agenda, and providing service as required by the department, college, or university. Participation in a faculty practice environment is also available. Additionally, an opportunity exists to participate in our orthopedic residency program and PhD in Applied Health Sciences program. Candidates must be committed to student-centered education as well as working cooperatively with faculty and staff.

Minimum Requirements
Educational Requirements
Academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc). License to practice physical therapy in the US and eligibility for licensure in Georgia. Minimum of 3 years clinical practice as a physical therapist

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Job posting number:#7122771 (Ref:ej-3848186)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Augusta University
United States
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