Part-time Assistant Professor in Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program
Rocky Mountain College, Occupational Therapy Doctorate Program invites applications for a part-time (20 hours per week), 12-month, clinical track faculty position to begin in August of 2019.
The faculty member is primarily responsible for teaching graduate-level pediatric courses, advising and mentoring students for research and doctoral experience; facilitating experiential/community-based components of the OTD curriculum; participating in program committees and other service activities that support the mission of the college. Faculty members are encouraged to engage in clinical practice, if applicable.
Skills / Requirements
- All full-time faculty teaching in the program must hold a masters or doctoral degree awarded by an institution that is accredited by a USDE-recognized regional accrediting body. The doctoral degree is not limited to a doctorate in occupational therapy.
- Possess documented expertise in the content area he or she teaches i.e. pediatrics
- Licensed/eligible for Montana OT licensure, if an occupational therapist
- Knowledge/experience in OT education, scholarship, and research, strongly desired
- Clinical experience in pediatric practice is required
- Previous teaching experience/responsibilities at the post-baccalaureate level is desired
- Knowledge of pediatric private practice and sensory integration is desired
Rocky Mountain College OTD Program is a 100% face-to-face program. Applicants who are interested in distance teaching will not be considered for this position.
To apply, submit a letter of interest, résumé/CV, list of three (3) professional references and the Rocky Mountain College application. Submit required documents via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to:
Rocky Mountain College
1511 Poly Drive
Billings, Montana 59102-1796
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage applications from individuals with disabilities, veterans, minorities, and women.
Bound on the north and east by the 400-foot sandstone cliffs known as the Rimrocks, Billings boasts a climate that is mild year-round. The population is estimated at just over 140,000, which is large enough to offer plentiful entertainment, cultural, and employment options and small enough to maintain the safe, friendly, small-town feel that is its trademark. There are plenty of nearby towns and attractions that are well worth the drive:
- Red Lodge is a 50-minute drive from Billings and is known for its great skiing and downtown shopping
- World-famous Yellowstone National Park is a 2 hour and 35-minute drive
- The Beartooth and Pryor Mountains are both within an hour's drive and are perfect for hiking, fishing, and camping
- Big Sky Ski Resort and Moonlight Basin are both 3 hours from Billings
- Bridger Bowl Ski Resort is 2 hours from Billings
For more information about Rocky Mountain College and the OTD program, please feel free to contact the Program Director at email@example.com or visit our website and marketing video (below):