ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy`

FACULTY

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PROGRAM Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (12 MO.)
Professional  Rank: 12 MO Descriptive Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AND ADMISSIONS COORDINATOR
Salary Range: COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS Line Number: 24109
Additional Position Information: Interested applicants may apply to: Dr. Allen Lewis Dean, College of Health Related Professions SUNY Downstate Medical Center 450 Clarkson Avenue, MSC 94 Brooklyn, NY 11203
Brief Description of Duties:
The Assistant Professor & Coordinator of Admissions for the Occupational Therapy Program will teach courses related to clinical practice & scholarship in Occupational Therapy (including Foundations of OT, Assistive Technology, Theory & Practice: School Age to Young Adult); participate in academic program advisement, program-related tasks and university activities; supervise students in research projects; engage in ongoing occupational therapy research & scholarship; Coordinate student admissions for the OT Program by collaborating with the Admissions Office, OT faculty, and OT staff to provide applicant counseling, screen applications, oversee the interview process, determine admissions decisions, participate in college-wide admissions activities and maintain records, and participate in committee work.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: Occupational Therapist registered (OTR) and New York State License or eligibility. Master's degree in Occupational Therapy or a related discipline. Minimum of 5 years clinical experience in Occupational Therapy. Expertise in occupational therapy practice in pediatric settings. Teaching experience with occupational therapy students. PREFERRED: Completion or near completion of a doctoral degree in Occupational Therapy or a related discipline. Administrative experience.
Posting ID: 15176 Ref #: FAC/24109-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (12 MO.) ), Line( 24109 ) and PostingID( 15176 )
Dr. Allen Lewis
Dean, College of Health Related Professions
College of Health Related Professions   M.S.C.81
SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.