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Part-Time Lecturer

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Lecturer
Requisition Number PTFR000349
Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible No
Posting Date 07/05/2016

Part-time Lecturer in Clinical Specializations positions available as determined by department’s curricular and institutional needs to teach in courses within the Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences. Responsibilities include: development and administration of lecture and laboratory experiences in area of specialization, including but not limited to preparation of lectures, course materials, examinations to evaluate student performance, and availability to communicate with lead faculty and students outside of class time.


Licensure in physical therapy or a related field is required. Advanced certification in an area of specialized clinical practice is strongly preferred (OCS, NCS, CSCS, ATP, etc.). Successful applicants will demonstrate evidence of experience in a specialized area of clinical practice as well as education of students preparing for health care professions.

Additional Information

The Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences is successfully and rapidly building and strengthening its department-based research program, in parallel with the exciting growth occurring across Northeastern University. Centered within the Bouvé College of Health Sciences, the department has strong interdisciplinary collaborations within Bouvé and across other Northeastern Colleges including the College of Arts, Media and Design, College of Science, the College of Computer Science and the College of Engineering. Joint and courtesy appointments to facilitate these collaborations may be possible across appropriate disciplines.

Bouvé College of Health Sciences has over 200 faculty, with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 1,500 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs. Within Bouvé, the Behrakis Health Sciences Center houses a state of the art human performance and exercise laboratory with teaching and research space, including fully equipped exercise stress testing stations, metabolic carts, Lunar DEXA machine, an underwater weighing tank, Cybex and Keiser strength and power equipment, wet lab facilities for blood processing and muscle biopsies.

Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter-disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. It is located just four blocks from the Longwood Medical Area, encompassing Harvard Medical School, Children’s Hospital Boston, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and eight blocks from the Boston University School of Medicine and Boston Medical Center. Northeastern is situated on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston’s historic Back Bay.

For specific inquiries regarding this position, please contact department Chair, Dr. Maura Iversen, at

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
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