Job ID: 158321

Assistant or Associate Professor

Texas Tech University Health Sciences center

  • May 4, 2021
  • Assistant or Associate Professor
  • Department of Rehabilitation Sciences - Occupational Therapy Program
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences center
    Lubbock, TX
  • Open until filled
  • Aug. 1, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Occupational Therapy

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences in the School of Health Professions at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The primary appointment will be in the entry-level Doctor of Occupational Therapy program at the Lubbock Campus with opportunities to contribute to the on-line post-professional OTD program.


  • Earned post-professional doctoral degree is preferred; candidates with earned entry-level OTD or currently pursuing post-professional doctoral degree will be considered.
  • Licensed occupational therapist, or license eligible, in the state of Texas.
  • Must demonstrate integrity, professional maturity, commitment and accountability according to the five values described in TTUHSC’s Values-Based Culture: One Team, Kind Hearted, Integrity, Visionary, and Beyond Service.

The ideal candidate will possess the qualities of an excellent educator and practitioner with a wide range of clinical experience in a variety of physical rehabilitation settings.

Responsibilities include teaching and mentoring students as well as contributing to the mission of the School of Health Professions through professional service and scholarship/research. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Please contact the Search Committee Chair Dr. Sandra Whisner ( for additional information. TTUHSC is an EEO/AA Employer.

Applications must be submitted online at the Texas Tech Careers website: (, search for: Requisition #: 23822BR
Review of applications will begin June 1, 2021.

For more information contact:
Sandra Whisner, OTR, PhD
Program Director- OT Program
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Phone: (806) 743.3114

  • TTUHSC is an EEO/AA Employer.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Sandra Whisner
    Occupational Therapy
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    3601 4th Street
    Mailstop 6220
    Lubbock, TX 79430
  • 806/743-3114
  • 806/743-2189

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