Pacific University Oregon, in partnership with the national search firm Scott Healy & Associates, invites applications and nominations for the full-time Director of the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training. The University is seeking an innovative and visionary leader to continue the strong legacy of the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training. The Director reports directly to the Interim Vice Provost and Executive Dean for the College of Health Professions.
The Director of the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training is the chief academic officer for the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training, which houses the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Master of Science in Athletic Training (MSAT) programs. The Director provides leadership and administration for the School, supports the mission, promotes a positive and respectful environment for students, faculty and staff, and represents the School in the college, the university, the community, and the profession. The Director is responsible for providing guidance in the development of long-range programmatic planning, goals, and objectives.
Pacific University ranks among U.S. News and World Report’s top National Universities for 2020, and is listed on the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education’s list of America’s Top Colleges a-list that includes only the top third of all undergraduate institutions. The surrounding communities of Forest Grove and Hillsboro exude small-town charm, with close proximity to Portland, the Pacific Ocean, the Coastal Range, and the Oregon wine country.