Assistant/Associate Professor #604144

The Physical Therapy (PT) Program at Northern Arizona University (NAU) is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor to contribute to research, student-related activities, and service at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC). Qualified individuals must be eligible for physical therapy licensure in Arizona, hold an academic doctorate degree (PhD, EdD) in physical therapy or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education, have at least 2 years of PT clinical experience, and have prior experience in research development, implementation and dissemination. Preference will be given to those applicants with an established research agenda and a history of securing extramural funding, and evidence of successful teaching in cardiopulmonary and/or neurological physical therapy education. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct and disseminate original research, contribute to student-related activities, and serve on University-wide and professional committees. Northern Arizona University is a 31,000-student institution with its main campus in Flagstaff, a four-season community of about 70,000 at the base of the majestic San Francisco Peaks. The PBC is a 30-acre urban medical and bioscience campus located in thriving and revitalized Downtown Phoenix. The campus offers opportunities for innovation and collaboration among biomedical professionals at state-of-the-art academic, research, clinical facilities Please refer to NAU's Human Resources Department ( for further information, job requirements, and application instructions. Specific questions may be directed to Pam Bosch, PT, PhD at

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications for the rank of Assistant Professor include: Eligible for physical therapy licensure in Arizona An academic doctorate degree* (PhD, EdD, etc) in physical therapy or a related field from an accredited institution 2 years or more of experience as a physical therapist in a clinical setting Prior experience in the development, implementation, completion, and dissemination of research projects

Minimum qualifications for the rank of Associate Professor include: Each of the stated requirements for the rank of Assistant Professor Six years in the rank of assistant professor in a university setting An established research agenda with a record of peer-reviewed publications with funding *Candidates nearing completion of an academic doctorate (ABD) may be considered, but the doctorate must be completed by the start date.


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