Association of Canadian Occupational Therapy University Programs

Faculty Lecturer (Professional), School of Physical and Occupational Therapy (C-220504)

Position DescriptionThe School of Physical and Occupational Therapy is seeking applications for a part-time position (3 days/week) as a member of the Contract Academic Staff at the rank of Faculty Lecturer (Professional) for a one-year contract.

In collaboration with the musculoskeletal education team, the candidate will be responsible for the coordination and teaching responsibilities associated mostly with musculoskeletal content within the Occupational Therapy Professional Master’s program.

Please note this is a definite term contract for a leave replacement.

Job Duties
Responsibilities will include coordinating and teaching up to 9 credits per term within OCC1 545 Therapeutic Strategies in OT 1 and OCC1 549 Therapeutic Strategies in OT 2. Courses will
involve a mix of theoretical and skill-based learning, and large or small group teaching. Coordination will involve being responsible for course development and content delivery and grading associated with teaching assignments, and being responsible for meeting student needs within these courses.

Responsibilities will also include involvement in the Occupational Therapy Program activities and meetings, as well as service on program, school, national and international committees and professional associations.

Qualifications and Education requirements
Minimum requirements for consideration are:

  • Occupational Therapist, must be a member of the OEQ;
  • Master’s degree;
  • Fluency in English;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and teaching team;
  • Good organizational skills are essential;
  • Clinical experience as an occupational therapist in a musculoskeletal context and previous teaching experience at university level required;
  • Ability to work well with an inter-professional team;
  • Spoken and written French would be an asset.

Faculty/Department/Unit: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy
Employee Type: Contract Academic Staff ('Academic Contractual')
Rank: Faculty Lecturer
Job Status: Part-time
Length of appointment: one-year definite term contract for leave replacement
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posting Period: Please submit your application within 30 days of the publication of this advertisement.

Required Documents:
The following supporting documents are required:

  • cover letter and curriculum vitae
  • names and contact information of three referees

TO APPLY: Applications must be submitted via McGill Career webpage: