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FACULTY POSITION – Doctoral Capstone Coordinator Teaching Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy 

Xavier University of Cincinnati, a Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition, invites applicants for a full-time Doctoral Capstone Coordinator Teaching Professor position. The principal faculty member will join the Department of Occupational Therapy in Fall 2021. Responsibilities will include: coordinating the student doctoral capstone project and experience in compliance with ACOTE Accreditation Standards, teaching doctoral-level courses, advising students, and engaging in service for the Department, College, and University. A candidate must be a certified and licensed occupational therapist eligible for licensure in the State of OH, possess a doctoral degree, and, have a minimum of 2 years clinical experience. Preference will be given to a candidate with experience in any of the following: academia, capstone project/experience development, adult/geriatric rehabilitation, community-based practice, population health, mental health. Successful candidates will create effective community partnerships, enact strong and inclusive interpersonal skills, work collaboratively as a team member, and display solid professional leadership skills. 

Xavier University is a private, liberal arts and sciences institution offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. The Department of Occupational Therapy includes two programs: 1) the Master of Occupational Therapy Program (ACOTE Accredited); 2) the Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program (ACOTE Candidacy). 

Xavier University is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment; we welcome and encourage a broad spectrum of candidates, and particularly invite applicants from diverse backgrounds and life experiences (e.g. gender, ethnicity/race, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession). Candidates who have worked with a diverse range of individuals and who can contribute to our mission of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences and interests in their cover letter. 

Salary will be commensurate with the individual’s qualifications and experience. For more information about the University and Department, please visit our web sites at http://www.xavier.edu and http://www.xavier.edu/ot. To ensure consideration, qualified/interested applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three professional references on Xavier University's website by March 15, 2021. Reference letters should be sent to [email protected]. Position will remain open until filled. 

If you have questions about the position, please contact Joanne Estes, PhD, the search committee chair at [email protected] 

Apply at https://jobs.silkroad.com/Xavier/apply/Apply/MultiForm/2214