Concordia University

Director of Clinical Education Job Opening at Concordia University in St. Paul, MN

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Position:Director of Clinical Education
Company:Concordia University
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Job Location(s): St. Paul, MN
Start Date:August 1, 2013
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type:Full Time
Starting Salary Range:
Required Education: Graduate Degree
Required Experience: 3 to 20+ years
Required Security Clearance: None
Related Categories:Healthcare - Therapists/Podiatrists, Healthcare - Physicians/Surgeons, Education - College/University

Position Description


Position Responsibilities:

The Director of Clinical Education’s primary responsibility is to administer student clinical activities on behalf of the CSP DPT program and in coordination with the program director, academic and clinical faculty. Activities to support this responsibility include:

• Developing, evaluating, and improving the clinical education component of the curriculum,

• Facilitating clinical learning environments which support the program’s mission, and

• Acting as liaison between the DPT program and the clinical education sites.


Earned post-professional master's degree in physical therapy, education, clinical specialty, or other related fields of study

• Eligible for a physical therapy licensure in the state of Minnesota

• Knowledge of legislative, regulatory, legal, and practice issues affecting clinical education

• Minimum of 3 years of physical therapy clinical teaching and/or clinical coordination experience

• Minimum of 3 years of experience as a licensed physical therapist

• Active membership in a Christian church

• A commitment to Christian higher education; mission of the DPT program; mission of Concordia University, St. Paul; and the Lutheran identity of this university


Ability to articulate a vision for continued growth and development of the clinical education component of the DPT program

• Earned doctoral degree or willingness to pursue doctoral studies

• Experience establishing clinical affiliations

• Prior teaching experiences in a physical therapist academic program and/or administrative experience in clinical practice

• Strong team building skills and the ability to work effectively and collegially with others

Additional Information:

Faculty Status:


Tenure Track

Job Type:



Benefit Eligibility:


Full Benefit Plan

Preferred Starting Date:


August 1, 2013

Application Deadline:


Until Position is Filled

To apply please send an application letter, curriculum vitae, teaching and learning philosophy, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to:

Via postal mail:


Office for Academic Affairs Concordia University-St. Paul 1282 Concordia Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55104-5494

Via e-mail: (preferred)

This position requires commitment to the mission of Concordia University, St. Paul. Concordia is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply. However, because Concordia is an institution of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, active members of Lutheran churches may be given preference.

See our website at or learn more about Concordia University-St. Paul at

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