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Title : SMU-2019794-Adjunct Faculty-Occupational Therapy (Oakland Campus)
Date : November 23, 2020
Department : Occupational Therapy
Type : Faculty
Location : Oakland
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Cost Center : 8025
Description :

Job Summary:

Adjunct Faculty will teach 1/3 of OT631/731 Occupational Adaptation & Introduction to Modalities from mid-March through mid-April (the last 1/3 of the class). 

Responsible for covering the following course content: 

  • Assistive Technology & Low Technology
  • Control Interfaces & Computer Access
  • Computer Workstations
  • Telephone Communication
  • Computer Access
  • Computer Workstations
  • Telephone Communication
  • Computer Access
  • Seating & Mobility

Interested applicants must have a minimum of a Master's degree, have a California occupational therapy license and demonstrate practice expertise in the content area they are teaching. No prior teaching is required.

Job Duties and Accountabilities:

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45% *Teaching content appropriate to the course or assisting in leading lab.

30% *Grading of client documentation by the students.

10% *Small group meetings and individual student meetings as needed (face to face labs only as deemed critical during covid).

Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Expertise and skills in the course content area.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Licensed Occupational therapist with demonstrated practice expertise in the course content for the class. No prior teaching is required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to assist with and monitor student evaluations of adult clients and treatments for the clinical course.


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