#605474 Assistant Clinical Professor of Physical Therapy, Phoenix Biomedical Campus

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Northern Arizona University, Phoenix Biomedical Campus invites applicants for a full-time (9-month) non-tenure track faculty position at the level of Assistant Clinical Professor. The position has an anticipated start date of January 2022. 

We seek candidates whose teaching, research, and/or service has prepared them to support our commitment to fostering a diverse community supported by an equitable, inclusive campus climate that engages diverse stakeholders in physical therapy education. Responsibilities will primarily include teaching (~80%), research, as well as service to the Department, College, University, and/or Profession.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Current physical therapy license or eligibility to obtain physical therapy licensure in Arizona

• A professional physical therapy doctorate (DPT) 

• 3 years or more of clinical experience in physical therapy

Preferred Qualifications:

• A terminal academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc, etc.) or equivalent in a closely related biomedical science field to physical therapy from an accredited institution

• American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) certification or certification credentials appropriate for their teaching responsibilities will also be considered.

• 5 years or more of clinical experience in physical therapy

• Prior didactic teaching experience in higher education

• Expertise that complements our current faculty

• Ability to work in a team and collaborate with faculty, students, staff and across the university

• Actively engaged or interested in research

• Record of service to the profession and/or community

• Demonstrated commitment to work with diverse cultural backgrounds

• Commitment to innovation, service, and professional advancement

• Experience or desire in working with rural/underserved populations

• Experience or desire in interprofessional education and/or simulation 


Application Deadline:

This vacancy will be open until filled or closed.  Review of applications will begin on July 19, 2021.

Annual Salary: 

Commensurate with experience.

Additional Information: 


This is a 9-month non-tenure track position as an Assistant Clinical Professor in Physical Therapy on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC). The anticipated start date is January 3, 2022.


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NAU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.