Assistant / Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
Lebanon Valley College invites applications for a 12-month, full-time, assistant / associate professor of physical therapy in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. Requirements for this position include completion of an academic doctoral degree (PhD, EdD, DSc) in physical therapy or a related discipline and Pennsylvania licensure eligibility as well as doctoral students in the dissertation phase of their degree. Responsibilities include teaching and active participation in scholarly activity, clinical activities, and professional service. Candidates should possess demonstrated expertise in the areas of leadership, healthcare administration, and needed clinical settings such as home health/hospice. The Physical Therapy Program is fully accredited, and recently opened a physical therapy clinic where our student-run free clinic also operates. The Physical Therapy Program currently housed in the Arnold Sports Center, will transition to the newly constructed Arnold Health Sciences Pavilion in May 2018 which includes flexible classroom space, observation rooms acoustically treated for sound, human performance and gross anatomy labs, flexible faculty office space to increase collaboration with students, and new technologies that enhance teaching. Nine full-time faculty members, supplemented by a number of adjunct instructors, are responsible for the instruction of the professional phase of the curriculum. For more information about the department please refer to http://www.lvc.edu/physical-therapy/. The anticipated starting date for this position is August 2018. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter, separate teaching and research interest statements, curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references at Assistant/ Associate Professor of Physical Therapy .
Visiting Professor of Education
The Lebanon Valley College Department of Education invites applications for a one year visiting professor position 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.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry
The Chemistry Department at Lebanon Valley College invites applications from individuals with expertise in the area of Inorganic Chemistry for a one-year, visiting assistant professor position, with an opportunity to explore a three year renewable term appointment beginning in January 2018. The successful candidate will teach sophomore-level inorganic lecture and laboratory courses, a senior-level advanced inorganic course, and will contribute to introductory lecture and laboratory courses. Opportunities may also develop for engaging in the College’s vital liberal arts curriculum. While the primary responsibilities of this position are teaching, the successful candidate will have access to a dedicated laboratory space already outfitted for synthetic inorganic work. The College’s summer research program has engaged and supported students for almost 70 years and the successful candidate will be invited to mentor students in the program. Access to departmental facilities, instrumentation, and student research stipends will be provided, other research funds may be sought externally by the candidate. The LVC Chemistry Department is accredited by the American Chemical Society with a long history of excellence in teaching and research, embracing the teacher-scholar ideal. This full-time position requires a Ph.D. in chemistry and previous teaching experience. Candidates with experience in innovative pedagogies and new educational technologies are encouraged to apply, as are those whose developing areas of expertise and research interests complement existing departmental expertise. Learn more about our department at www.lvc.edu/chemistry. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, three confidential letters of recommendation, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts through Interfolio Visiting Assistant Professor of Chemistry. (Official transcripts will be required for those applicants who are interviewed.) Review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Assistant Professor of Mathematical Sciences
The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Lebanon Valley College invites applications for a tenure-track position beginning August 2018 at the assistant professor level. Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in mathematics or a related field by August 2018. Responsibilities include teaching four 3-credit courses per semester, continuing scholarly activity (broadly defined), and general participation in the activities of the department and the College. The department has a history and culture of math faculty developing new expertise on the job; producing strong undergraduate programs in several areas. Of particular interest are candidates who can teach an introductory programming class as part of their teaching load and have interest in developing skill in computer or data science.
With more than 170 majors and eight full-time faculty, the department is one of the largest on campus, with successful programs in mathematics, actuarial science, analytical finance, and computer & data science. The department also plays a significant role in support of general education and works closely with students outside the classroom. The successful candidate will be flexible, intellectually omnivorous, and eager to participate in varied roles.
More information about the department can be found here http://www.lvc.edu/academics/programs-of-study/mathematics-program/department-of-mathematical-sciences/
To apply, please submit a cover letter that addresses experience aligning with the position description, a CV, teaching statement, and three letters of reference, two of which address teaching to https://lvc.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=32. To ensure full consideration, please submit all materials by November 26, 2017. Interviews will be conducted in San Diego at the Joint Meetings.