Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure Track) Tufts University

28 Sep 2021 2:20 PM | Anonymous


OTS 227: Occupational Therapy Practice in Psychosocial Dysfunction

Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure Track)

Spring Semester 2022

The Department of Occupational Therapy at Tufts University is seeking qualified candidates to a teach our graduate level course “OTS 227: Occupational Therapy Practice in Psychosocial Dysfunction.” This course explores the practice of occupational therapy within the continuum of mental health service delivery including basic knowledge of mental health conditions, treatment settings, frames of references, communication, group dynamics, treatment planning, and role of OT in pharmacological treatment. It explores the health practitioner’s role in the treatment and management of these conditions, and the role of the occupational therapy within the interdisciplinary treatment team.

(Spring 2022)

Candidates must be Massachusetts licensed occupational therapists with prior teaching of graduate occupational therapy students, and expertise in the content and skills taught in the course. A doctoral degree is preferred (e.g., OTD, PhD, EdD, ScD).

All persons on campus must wear masks and show proof of vaccination or accommodation.

All applications are submitted via Interfolio, at . Please upload a CV, letter of interest indicating the course you are applying to teach, sample course material, and contact information for 3 references for review.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continues until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Michelle Rossman, Department Administrator, Department of Occupational Therapy, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155 at

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