Physical Therapy - Tenure-Track Position

Laval University/Université Laval

Location: Quebec
Date posted: 2013-10-31

Two (2) full-time tenure-track positions in the Physical Therapy program (#64419 and # 64434)

Université Laval's Department of réadaptation/Rehabilitation offers a professional Masters (M.Sc.) program in Physical Therapy that enrols 100 students per year. The department also houses the Speech-Language Pathology and Occupational Therapy (both Masters degrees) programs.


  1. Undergraduate and graduate teaching related to the needs of the Physical Therapy program;
  2. Contribution to graduate teaching in other programs;
  3. Development of an independent research program in rehabilitation or a related discipline;
  4. Supervision of research projects at the master and doctoral levels.
  5. Participation in educational and administrative committees in the Département de réadaptation;

  1. Owning an entry-level degree in physical therapy;
  2. Being a member (or eligible to become a member) of the Ordre professionnel de la physiothérapie du Québec or the Canadian Physiotherapy Association;
  3. Completed, or in the process of completing, a doctoral level qualification;
  4. Holding a postgraduate training will be considered an asset;
  5. Clinical experience in physical therapy will be considered an asset.
  6. Experience in teaching at the university level in rehabilitation will be considered an asset;
  7. Candidates must have the potential to communicate and teach in French.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 15th, 2013.
POSITION START DATE: Preferably before June 2014.

Candidates are invited to submit their curriculum vitae, a letter including a statement of teaching and research interests, and the names of three referents. The candidates should submit documents relating to their application to:

Joël Macoir, Ph.D., président du comité de sélection
Département de réadaptation, Faculté de médecine, Pavillon Vandry
Université Laval
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Fax : (418) 656-5476

"Valuing diversity, Université Laval encourages all qualified individuals to apply-particularly women, visible and ethnic minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities-but priority will be given to Canadians and Canadian permanent residents".


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