Teaching Opportunities

The University of Michigan-Flint is a regional institution in a revitalized urban setting located along the riverfront in downtown Flint. One of three campuses of the University of Michigan, we serve approximately 8,470 commuting and residential students consisting of approximately 6,686 undergraduate and 1,602 graduate students and offer over 100 undergraduate and over 38 graduate and post-graduate degrees. The UM-Flint campus is known for quality education, low faculty-to-student ratios, and its collegial environment.  Please consider joining our growing faculty of educators in an innovative educational enterprise. We are seeking a creative, forward thinking faculty who envisions the future of physical therapy education in a rapidly changing healthcare environment.

Assistant Professor or Clinical Assistant Professor

The Physical Therapy Department at the University of Michigan-Flint is seeking applications for a non-tenured on tenure track, 12 month faculty position as an assistant professor or an Assistant Clinical Professor.  Applicants must have clinical experience in acute care and interest in general and surgical conditions as it applies to Physical Therapy. This faculty member will teach primarily in the Professional (entry-level) Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT) but could teach in the Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Certificate and Residency Programs and/or PhD in Physical Therapy Program.  Rank is commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

For additional information, please go to careers.umich.edu and using posting #136636 (Assistant Professor) or #136642 (Clinical Assistant Professor) search for the posting.  You may also contact Ellen L. Buchholz, MPA, BBA, Business Administrator, University of Michigan-Flint, School of Health Professions and Studies, Physical Therapy Department, 303 E. Kearsley St., 2157 WSW, Flint, MI 48502-1950; (810) 762-3373; ebucholz@umflint.edu

Associate/Assistant Professor and Post-Professional Pediatric Certificate and Residency Program Coordinator

The University of Michigan-Flint Physical Therapy Department is seeking applications for a tenure track, 12-month faculty position, as Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Post-professional Pediatric Certificate and Residency Program. This position has a 90% instructional and 10% administrative appointment.  This faculty member may teach across all programs which includes the Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (entry-level DPT), Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy (tDPT), Pediatric Certificate and Residency, and the Ph.D. in Physical Therapy.  Other responsibilities include assisting with administrative responsibilities in the Pediatric Certificate and Residency Programs which will include travel for review of clinical practicum sites, recruitment and marketing.  Rank is commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

For additional information, please go to careers.umich.edu and using posting #136982, search for the posting.  You may also contact Ellen L. Buchholz, MPA, BBA, Business Administrator, University of Michigan-Flint, School of Health Professions and Studies, Physical Therapy Department, 303 E. Kearsley St., 2157 WSW, Flint, MI 48502-1950; (810) 762-3373; ebucholz@umflint.edu