Employment Opportunities

The IU School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is committed to providing an atmosphere conducive for learning and success, as well as a diverse environment for students, faculty, and staff.

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy

    Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences invites applications and nominations for an experienced and visionary academic leader to serve as chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy.

    Reporting to the dean, the department chair is responsible for the vision, leadership, and administration of the educational, research, and service programs, including promoting interprofessional education and practice, program evaluation, recruiting and developing faculty and staff, fiscal planning, strategic planning, and goal setting for the department in conjunction with the school and university strategic plans.

    Required qualifications:

    • Eligible for appointment at the rank of associate or full professor
    • Hold an earned doctoral degree from an accredited institution
    • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a fulltime academic appointment with teaching responsibilities at the post baccalaureate level
    • Have publications in peer-reviewed journals, and evidence of external funding and administrative experience
    • Have familiarity with OT accreditation
    • Be eligible or hold licensure in occupational therapy

    Preference will be given to candidates with:

    • An earned PhD
    • Supervisory experience
    • Strong collaborative interpersonal skills
    • A demonstrated commitment to diversity
    • Prior experience developing, managing and evaluating entry-level and post professional doctor of occupational therapy programs.

    Academic rank, tenure, and salary are dependent upon applicant qualifications

    Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Preferred starting date is January 1, 2018.  Candidates should send a curriculum vita and letter of interest to:

    Dr. Joyce Mac Kinnon, Associate Dean for academic and Student Affairs
    School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
    1140 West Michigan Street, CF 120
    Indianapolis, IN  46202
    or: jmackinn@iu.edu

     

    Indiana University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

  • OT Clinical Track Faculty

    The Indiana University Department of Occupational Therapy located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)) campus invites candidates for a clinical-track faculty position for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a full-time, 10-month appointment.

    Requirements: a doctoral degree or clinical doctoral degree, practice experience in occupational therapy, and licensure eligible in the state of Indiana. Academic teaching experience is preferred, but not required. Responsibilities: to teach in his/her area of expertise in the current entry-level and/or post-professional program, advise students, conduct scholarship in teaching or service, engage in professional and university service.

    The Department of Occupational Therapy is within the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Indiana University. The Department will launch a new entry-level occupational therapy doctorate program in 2018. The school has partnerships with Indiana University Health, Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Eskenazi Health Hospital, and Indiana University Health Neuroscience Center. The campus is located in the vibrant downtown of Indianapolis, Indiana. Indianapolis is known as one of the country’s ‘most affordable cities’ and home to major sporting teams and the nation’s largest children’s museum.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions is filled. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

    Please apply via the direct link: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/3965

    IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities.

  • OT Faculty Position

    The Indiana University Department of Occupational Therapy located on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)) campus invites candidates for a tenure-track faculty position for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a full-time, 10-month appointment.

    Requirements: a doctoral degree in occupational therapy, rehabilitation sciences, neuroscience, psychology, education, or a related field. Applicants with post-doctoral training are preferred, but not required. Responsibilities: to teach in his/her area of expertise in the current entry-level and/or post-professional program, develop and maintain an active scholarship agenda, pursue extramural funding, and engage in professional and university service.

    The Department of Occupational Therapy is within the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Indiana University. The Department will launch a new entry-level occupational therapy doctorate program in 2018. The school has partnerships with Indiana University Health, Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center, Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana, Roudebush VA Medical Center, Eskenazi Health Hospital, and Indiana University Health Neuroscience Center. The campus is located in the vibrant downtown of Indianapolis, Indiana. Indianapolis is known as one of the country’s ‘most affordable cities’ and home to major sporting teams and the nation’s largest children’s museum.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

    Please apply via the direct link: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/2595

    IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities.

IUPUI is an urban research university created in 1969 in partnerhsip with Indiana and Purdue Universities. U.S. News & World Report ranked IUPUI seventh in their 2014 report for "up and coming" national universities.

Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.