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Posted: December-13-16

 

 

Driver Rehabilitation Specialist
Department of Occupational Therapy

The Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida, invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month non-tenure track Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (official university title Clinical Lecturer or Clinical Assistant Professor) position. The successful applicant will engage in clinical practice in driver rehabilitation and contribute to research programs with a focus on driver rehabilitation assessment and/or intervention. Applicants must have a minimum of a master’s degree (for the Clinical Lecturer position) or a Ph.D. (for the Clinical Assistant Professor position) and be licensed/license eligible as an occupational therapist in the state of Florida. Three years of driver rehabilitation experience is essential. Applicants must be a certified driver rehabilitation specialist (CDRS), or be eligible to complete the Association for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (ADED) certification examination, shortly after being hired.

The University of Florida (http://www.ufl.edu/), a comprehensive Research 1 institution, is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. The UF Department of Occupational Therapy (http://ot.phhp.ufl.edu/) is housed in the College of Public Health and Health Professions (http://phhp.ufl.edu/) and the UF Academic Health Science Center, providing an enriched environment for evidence-based practice and research collaboration. Within the UF Health System are an 850 bed teaching hospital, an 81 bed psychiatric hospital, a 40 bed rehabilitation hospital facility, and numerous outpatient and specialty clinics.

To view the job posting online and submit an application packet, which includes a CV, letter of interest, and list of three references, go to http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/listing/ and search by Job Number 498896. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established.

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

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