Faculty Lab Instructor (Flex DPT)

first_imgExcellent organization and time management skillsExcellent oral communication skillsProfessional role modelAble to provide a nurturing, respectful learningenvironmentResponsive to distance education, adult student needsWorking knowledge of educational theory and motor skilldevelopmentAble to work in a team environment LICENSURE and/or CERTIFICATION TECHNICAL, MANAGERIAL & PEOPLE SKILLS REQUIREDTo perform this job successfully an individual must be able toperform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listedbelow are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilityrequired. Incumbents will be evaluated, in part, based onperformance of each essential function. Reasonable accommodationsmay be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performessential functions.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCEEntry-level Doctorate of Physical Therapy Degree or higher The mission of The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciencesis the development of professional health care practitionersthrough innovation, individualized, and quality classroom,clinical, and distance education. GENERAL SUMMARYLab Instructors have various responsibilities such asorganizing/maintaining equipment, preparing the lab environment,monitoring student progress and facilitating student participationin learning activities. The lab instructor communicates with thelead instructor regarding student performance or issues that ariseand ensures the delivery of consistent content and testing. Theymay assist with grading practicals and other requiredassignments.The qualified candidate must have an entry-level Doctorate ofPhysical Therapy Degree or higher along with current certificationwith state board of chosen specialization. At least 2 years ofpractical hands-on experience is required in a patient care settingin the profession. The successful candidate will have excellentoral communication and organizational skills, be responsive toadult student needs, and be able to work collaboratively in a teamenvironment.This is a part-time 15-20 hours per week as scheduled position andwill be required to work weekends.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESPrepares lab environmentOrganizes and maintains equipment; proposes equipment orders asneededTeaches lab component of courseMonitors student progress; gives feedback; facilitates studentparticipation in learning activitiesAssesses student performance on practical, oral, writtenexaminationsSupervises lab assistants (when available)Reports student grades at end of term to lead instructorCommunicates with lead instructor to ensure consistent contentand testing and to recommend changes for upcoming semesterServes as student-to-university liaisonUpholds student and part-time faculty handbook policiesPromotes professionalism by modeling such behaviors inside andoutside the classroom settingSelf-evaluates teaching performance; sets goals forimprovement At least 2 years of practical hands-on experience in patientcare setting in chosen specialization Licensed physical therapist from an accredited university withdemonstrated expertise in the area being taughtCurrent certification with state board of chosenspecialization The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is an equalopportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against anyemployee or applicant for employment because of age, race,religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or nationalorigin.last_img read more

Charleston alone in 1st after 68-50 win over William & Mary

first_imgCharleston alone in 1st after 68-50 win over William & Mary February 6, 2020 Associated Press ___Elements of this story were generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.comcenter_img Nathan Knight had 28 points and 18 rebounds for the Tribe (16-9, 8-4). It was Knight’s 19th double-double of the season, best in the nation.The Cougars leveled the season series against the Tribe with the win. William & Mary defeated College of Charleston 67-56 on Jan. 11. College of Charleston plays Elon at home on Saturday. William & Mary plays UNC Wilmington on the road on Saturday.___For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditCHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Brevin Galloway had a career-high 23 points as Charleston topped William & Mary 68-50 on Thursday night and the Cougars took over sole possession of first place in the Colonial Athletic Association.Sam Miller had 13 points for Charleston (15-9, 9-3 Colonial Athletic Conference). Grant Riller added 10 points.William & Mary scored 22 second-half points, a season low for the team.last_img read more

Roski selects Erica Muhl to take role of new dean

first_imgThe Gayle Garner Roski School of Fine Arts announced Wednesday that Professor Erica Muhl will serve as the new dean of the school. Muhl will begin work as dean immediately.Muhl has served as the interim dean of the school since September 2012 and has been working as an adviser for the school since January 2012.Muhl worked to change the curriculum and programs of the school during her interim directorship, according to a press release. For example, Muhl has introduced several new international partnerships for educational exchanges. In addition, she has stressed outreach between the school and alumni constituencies for fundraising.Before serving as interim director, Muhl was a professor of composition and associate dean for faculty affairs at the Thornton School of Music. She also chairs the University Committee on Academic review and  holds a doctorate in musical arts from USC.Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Elizabeth Garrett said that Muhl’s timely appointment will benefit the school and its progress.“The appointment of Dr. Muhl comes at an auspicious time for the Roski School,” Garrett said in a statement. “Situated in one of the cultural capitals of the Pacific Rim and nurtured by the university’s vibrant and growing artistic and scholarly community, the school is poised to ascend to the highest levels of creative work and recognition under the leadership of Dr. Muhl.”In 2012, Roski rose in ranking as a fine arts school, rising in the U.S. News & World Report from No. 37 to No. 36.Muhl’s work also extends beyond of the university — she served as assistant conductor at the Los Angeles Opera Theater, Seattle Opera and the Pacific Northwest Wagner Festival’s Der Ring des Nibelungen, an opera series. She has received several grants and awards from organizations such as the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the National Endowment for the Arts.Garrett said Muhl’s diverse background in the arts will enhance the program for students and faculty alike.“In addition to a successful career as a performing and creative artist, she also brings to the position extensive experience across the arts and humanities in the areas of tenure, faculty development and mentoring, transformative faculty hires, strategic vision and academic excellence,” Garrett said.last_img read more