Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant/Associate Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
301281 - Doctor of Occupational Therapy Lbk

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences in the School of Health Professions at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center invites applications for a full-time, 12 -month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The fully accredited Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program is in the process of transitioning to a Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program that will have an entry-level track and a post-professional track. The primary appointment will be in the entry-level occupational therapy program at the Lubbock Campus with opportunities to contribute to the on-line post-professional OTD program.

  • Teaching and mentoring students as well as contributing to the mission of the School of Health Professions through professional service and scholarship/research. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.  

Demonstrate integrity, professional maturity, commitment and accountability according to the five values described in TTUHSC’s Values-Based Culture: One Team, Kind Hearted, Integrity, Visionary, and Beyond Service.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess the qualities of an excellent educator, scholar, and colleague with a wide range of practice experience that includes neurological rehabilitation with children and adults. Clinical education experience is desirable.

HSC - Lubbock

Doctor of Occupational Therapy Lbk

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • Earned post-professional doctoral degree is preferred; candidates with earned entry-level OTD or currently pursuing post-professional doctoral degree will be considered. ?

  • Licensed occupational therapist, or license eligible, in the state of Texas.

Salary Grade

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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