Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy University Programs

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Tenure Track Position in Occupational Therapy - Seniors

Posted on: December 12, 2017

The Department of Occupational Therapy, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR), invites


applications from qualified individuals for a tenure-track position in Occupational Therapy – Seniors,


subject to approval by the relevant authorities.


Starting date: December 1, 2018, or as agreed upon with the University.


Requirements:


• A PhD in Rehabilitation Science or a discipline related to Occupational Therapy. Postdoctoral


studies in a discipline related to Occupational Therapy.


Experience:


• Membership as an Occupational Therapist, in good standing, in the Ordre des ergothérapeutes


du Québec and the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists, with practice experience in


occupational therapy working with seniors in a health care or social services facility, public or


private, in one or more of the following sectors: health promotion, prevention, evaluation,


development or maintenance of abilities, adaptations in the physical environment, home support,


case management, community resources, consulting or management. More specifically, the


successful applicant will have skills in the following areas as they relate to the job functions:


o Teaching: have university teaching experience using a skills-based program approach;


o Research: have a clearly defined and significant research program, be a member of an


official organization (laboratory, group, etc.), have submitted, or participated in


developing, a grant proposal, and have participated as part of a team on a given project;


o Community services: having established relationships with, or being currently involved


in, community organizations would be an asset;


o Pedagogical direction: having carried out management duties within an institutional


setting would be an asset.


Note: Knowledge of French and English is required for this position.


Duties:


The successful candidate will be engaged in teaching, research, and service to the community, and will


provide pedagogical direction.


All qualified individuals are invited to apply; however, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and


permanent residents.


Closing date: Only those applications received by 5 p.m., March 2, 2018, will be considered.


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Instructor 1, Tenure Track - Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy

Posted on: December 11, 2017

The Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy invites applications for a full-time (1.0FTE) position at the rank of Instructor I (tenure track). The successful applicant will join a stellar academic community and contribute to developing the next generation of occupational therapists.


The Department offers a Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program, collaborates in the delivery of MRSc, MSc, and PhD programs in rehabilitation sciences and offers post-doctoral fellowship opportunities. Research focuses on advancing occupational science, the impact of occupational therapy on health and well-being, and teaching/learning effectiveness. We enjoy a wide variety of scholarly and interdisciplinary activities in the Faculty of Medicine and University.


The incumbent will engage in teaching both theory and clinical practice skills courses using diverse methods and online learning tools, participate in course planning, lead curriculum development, and engage in student evaluation in the Master of Occupational Therapy Program. The incumbent will participate in administrative and service activities, such as departmental and university committees.


The successful applicant must be registered with the College of Occupational Therapists of BC (COTBC) and be a member of Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists – BC (CAOT-BC), have a minimum of 5 years practice experience as an occupational therapist and clinical teaching in the areas of mental health and physical disability across the lifespan. The applicant must have a minimum of 3 years teaching in an academic setting that includes curriculum development, preparing, delivering and evaluating lecture and laboratory content in a Masters of Occupational Therapy program.


Salary will be commensurate with level of educational preparation and experience. Review of applications will begin January 5, 2018.


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University of Ottawa, tenure-track faculty position

Posted on: November 27, 2017

The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa is accepting applications for one tenure-track faculty position in the School of Rehabilitation Sciences. Priority will be given to candidates demonstrating expertise in the field of:


1. Intervention with seniors especially with mental health, cognitive and / or chronic health issues in a variety of settings (hospitals, long-term care centers, home care)


2. Interprofessional approaches to health care, particularly with respect to program implementation and evaluation in a variety of experiential and applied learning/practical settings.


Requirements


1. PhD in Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitation Science or a related field


2. Experience in scholarly and academic work as well as research management


3. Strong experience in administration and management of current affairs or governance related to the profession


4. Leadership in the discipline, recognition in the profession and experience working in an interprofessional context


5. Bilingualism: Ability to contribute actively to French-language instruction and to function actively in both official languages


6. Clinical work experience and elgibility for membership of the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario at the time of hire


Appointment Date


July 1, 2018 (negotiable)


Application Deadline


January 15th, 2018 (or until the position is filled)


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Assistant or Associate Professor Position

Posted on: November 07, 2017

College of Rehabilitation Sciences, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences University of Manitoba


The College of Rehabilitation Sciences, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences is seeking applications for outstanding candidates for a tenure track position in Primary Care at the rank of Associate Professor or Assistant Professor.


The College of Rehabilitation Sciences consists of three departments: Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Respiratory Therapy. It offers professional education programs in each discipline, in addition to a Master of Science in Rehabilitation Sciences and together with the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management, a PhD in Applied Health Sciences.


The College has a vibrant research program focused primarily in five clusters: people with mobility and physical activity challenges; people with chronic conditions and diseases; Indigenous people’s health; inter-professional collaborative and client-centred education and practice; and education research and scholarship. Three streams were identified that run through each cluster: technology; continuum of health; and issues of living in northern, rural and remote environments. The clusters represent a coalescence of faculty research and researchers around key areas of importance to the College and constituents of the College.


This Associate/Assistant Professor primary care position will be focused on research (75%), with the remaining time to be shared between graduate education and service The position will be located within the department that is most related to the successful candidate’s professional background although it is expected that research will benefit all three departments.


Closing date for applications is December 31st, 2017 however applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found. Applications addressing the general qualifications, including curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact details of three references should be sent (pdf files preferred) to: Maribel.Abrenica@umanitoba.ca to the attention of Reg Urbanowski, Dean and Chair of the Search Committee.


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Tenure Track Position at the rank of Assistant Professor with Specialization in Rehabilitation and Health Leadership

Posted on: July 03, 2017

The School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen's University


Education/Experience - Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent degree completed at the start date of the appointment. The main criteria for selection are academic and teaching excellence.


The deadline for applications is September 8, 2017.


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Course Lecturer/Instructor, OCC1 617, Occupational Solutions 2, McGill University

Posted on: May 31, 2017

Faculty of Medicine, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy


Course Lecturer/Instructor, OCC1 617, Occupational Solutions 2, Fall 2017


Education/Experience - PhD and Master's in Occupational Therapy. Must have previous teaching experience and clinical experience working with children with neurological. Must have taught OCC1 617 or an equivalent course in the past.


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Course Lecturer/Instructor, OCC1 450, Enabling Leisure Occupations, McGill University

Posted on: May 31, 2017

Faculty of Medicine, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy


Course Lecturer/Instructor, OCC1 450, Enabling Leisure Occupations, Fall 2017


Education/Experience Requirements - Master or PhD with degree that grants liscensure as an occupational therapist. Must have taught OCC1 450 or an equivalent course in the past.


For more information please see the full ad here.


Dated: June 1, 2017


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FULL-TIME TENURE TRACK or TENURED FACULTY POSITION IN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY - McMaster University

Posted on: March 17, 2017

The School of Rehabilitation Sciences, McMaster University, invites applications for a full‐time tenure track or tenure position, which will support the Master of Science (Occupational Therapy) program along with other SRS programs as appropriate. The candidate will have a professional background in occupational therapy and a doctoral degree; eligibility for membership in the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario is preferred. The ideal candidate will have post‐doctoral training or equivalent experience, experience in a faculty position, a record of peer‐reviewed publications, experience and skill in teaching and curriculum development, and will demonstrate evidence of a program of research. Educational responsibilities include teaching in the professional and graduate programs, and supervision of Masters and PhD students.  Click here to see the full ad. 


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Lecturer/Senior lecturer in OT at Charles Stuart University

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Charles Stuart University is hiring:


Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

- Full Time continuing

- Level B/C - $92,117 to $130,114 (Plus 17% Superannuation)

- Charles Sturt University, Albury Wodonga, NSW, Australia


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Project Manager (Occupational Therapist) - Queen's University

Posted on: January 30, 2017

As a result of Queen’s University’s School of Rehabilitation receiving a 10-year, 24.2 million dollar grant, we are seeking an Occupational Therapist with strong administration skills, and a desire to positively impact rehabilitation methods for individuals and communities regionally, nationally, and internationally. Primarily working from your office at Queen’s University in Kingston, the incumbent will partner with Gondar University in Ethiopia to develop the first undergraduate Occupational Therapy program in the country. In addition to holding a graduate degree in Occupational Therapy and being eligible for professional registration in Ontario, our ideal candidate will have the desire to partner with different cultures to influence innovative change. 


If you feel this opportunity aligns with your experience, technical abilities and personal interests, we encourage you to apply.


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Western University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Director, School of OT

Posted on: January 20, 2017

Applications or nominations are invited for the position of Director, School of Occupational Therapy (http://www.uwo.ca/fhs/ot/index.html) in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Western University.  Please click here to see the full ad. 


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Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position

Posted on: November 03, 2016

The School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Occupational Therapy, with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2017. Click here for more information. 


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Opening for an assistant level professor at l'Université de Sherbrooke

Posted on: October 20, 2016

We currently have an opening for a professor position (assistant level) at l'Université de Sherbrooke. A preference is given to an occupational therapist with an expertise in mental health. The application period ends October 31 2016. Click here for more information


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