University of North Texas – Department Chair/Div Head for the Department of Rehabilitation & Health Services

Position Title: Department Chair/Div Head for the Department of Rehabilitation & Health Services

Organization: University of North Texas

Location: Denton

Posted Date: Thursday, December 26, 2017

Application Due Date: Open Until Filled

Position Description

The University of North Texas invites candidates to apply for the Chair of the Department of Rehabilitation and Health Services. The chair will provide leadership within a department that offers a PhD in Health Services Research, MS degrees in Rehabilitation Counseling and Health Services Administration, a BS in Rehabilitation Studies, and a minor in Addiction Studies. In addition to administrative duties, the chair will support interdisciplinary research and mentor tenure track faculty.

Minimum Qualifications
A doctoral degree in Rehabilitation Counseling, Health Services, or related area. Ability to be tenured as a Full Professor in the Department. A successful history of research and a strong background in administration.

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to candidates who strong a history of external funding. Experience with program accreditation is also a plus.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit – and takes actions to prevent – discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing 

How to Apply

Required Applicant Documents:
*Curriculum Vita
*Cover Letter
*Other Document
*Narrative Describing Scholarly Research
As “Other Document,” applicants should submit a statement summarizing their administrative experience and their personal leadership philosophy.

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