Assistant Director of Clinical Education in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Lebanon Valley College invites applications for a 12-month, part-time (20 hours per week), assistant director of clinical education in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. The assistant director of clinical education will report directly to the director of clinical education. Responsibilities include clinical faculty development, student advising, clinical education administration, and assistance in coordination and assessment of clinical experiences. Candidates must be willing to travel regionally for clinical site visits. Qualifications include: a minimum 2 years of clinical experience that must include experience as a CCCE or CI. Completion of an academic doctoral degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., D.Sc.) in physical therapy or a related discipline, or DPT is preferred. Clinical instructor training is also preferred.

The physical therapy program is fully accredited, and recently opened a physical therapy clinic where our student-run free clinic also operates. The program is housed in the Arnold Sports Center, which includes a comprehensive fitness center, multiple gymnasiums, an Olympic size swimming pool, indoor track, and wellness pool. A new state of the art 60,000 sq. ft. facility, including a human performance and cadaver lab, will house the professions programs, including physical therapy, speech pathology, and athletic training (targeted completion by 2018). Nine full-time faculty members, supplemented by a number of adjunct instructors, are responsible for the instruction of the professional phase of the curriculum. Please refer to www.lvc.edu/physical-therapy/ for more information about the department.

The anticipated start date is July 1, 2017. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, philosophy on clinical education, description of experience as a clinical instructor and/or CCCE, curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references to Assistant Director of Clinical Education/PT.

  

Visiting Professor of Education

The Lebanon Valley College Department of Education invites applications for a one year visiting professor with an opportunity to explore a 3 year renewable contract beginning August 2017.  Qualifications include private or public school experience in special education, K-8. Master’s Degree required, PhD. Or Ed.D preferred.  Responsibilities include teaching courses in special education and supervising student teachers along with departmental responsibilities.  Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas is preferred: early childhood/special education, behavior, assessment, intensive language instruction, and the special education process.  The successful candidate will be expected to provide service to the college, department and professional discipline.  Lebanon Valley College’s Education Department is one of the larger departments on campus and has a long established reputation for producing quality educators that go on to make great contributions to the education field.   Send cover letter, vitae, teaching philosophy statement and three recent letters of recommendation, including telephone numbers of the recommending parties to Visiting Professor of Education.  Applications will be reviewed immediately, position open until filled.  Salary is commensurate with educational credentials, licenses, certification and experience.