Opportunity Details

Physical Therapy


Commensurate w/Experience

Associate Director of Professional Curriculum in the Education Division

The Program in Physical Therapy at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis invites nominations and applications for the role of Associate Director in the Education Division.  Appointment would be at the Associate or Full professor level, commensurate with experience. We seek an innovative educator who has experience with curriculum design, educational scholarship and digital education to lead our Doctor of Physical Therapy curriculum. 

  • DPT degree required, licensed (or eligible for licensure) in Missouri
  • PhD or equivalent degree preferred
  • Record of educational leadership and scholarship within physical therapy; experience with a variety of teaching methods and curricular perspectives
  • Student-centered with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with diverse students and colleagues; success in creating inclusive classrooms
  • Demonstrates integrity, creativity, commitment, decisiveness, humility, and a sense of humor


Teaching and research expectations will be appropriate to permit adequate time for leadership of the DPT curriculum, to include admissions, curriculum development and delivery, student affairs, succession planning for teaching needs, and interprofessional education.  Potential for collaboration and secondary appointment with other departments is high. For more information about the Program in Physical Therapy and Washington University, visit our website at https://pt.wustl.edu.

Applications are requested by November 1, 2017.  Additional applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter, educational leadership/teaching statement (1-2 pages), curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references.  Materials must be submitted online at https://FacultyOpportunities.wustl.edu. 

Dr. Gammon M. Earhart PT, PhD





An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

Washington University seeks an exceptionally qualified and diverse faculty; women, minorities, protected veterans and candidates with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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