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The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is ranked as the number one occupational therapy program in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Located in the heart of the Midwest, the Program offers the finest in occupational therapy education and evidence-based patient care, all built upon a strong foundation of innovative research. Faculty and staff maintain a focus on advancing human health by enhancing people’s participation in everyday life activities and work together to bridge biomedical and sociocultural health at the person, community and population levels.

Home to one of the top medical schools in the nation, Washington University is also ranked among the best places to work in St. Louis. Essential to every aspect of the university's mission, faculty and staff enrich students' learning experiences, discover and build knowledge, advance health, save lives, and support excellence every day. Employees at the School of Medicine reflect the diversity of the surrounding community, and enjoy a rewarding and inclusive work environment that encourages independence, boldness and originality of thought. Washington University recognizes the value in each individual, and great emphasis is put on hiring, training and retention of its employees.


Current Openings

Occupational Therapy Pediatric Faculty (Investigator Track)

The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University School of Medicine seeks an occupational therapist ready to pursue an independent research career, with an emphasis in pediatrics, as a faculty member on the investigator track. The ideal candidate should be a licensed occupational therapist with training to be a career scientist (PhD with postdoctoral training) and will have a track record of academic productivity associated with the potential to be successful in securing extramural support.

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Academic Fieldwork and Capstone Coordinator

The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University in St. Louis is currently seeking candidates for an Academic Fieldwork and Capstone Coordinator. This is a full-time faculty-eligible position beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year. It is a non-tenured, 12-month position focused on administration and monitoring of the level II fieldwork and doctoral capstone experiences and ensuring that they meet the philosophy of the Program, curriculum design, and ACOTE requirements.

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Faculty, Clinician-Track Educator

The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University in St. Louis is currently seeking candidates for Faculty, Clinician Track Educator. This position serves as a generalist educator, teaching a wide variety of courses within the master’s and clinical doctoral curricula. Teaching activities must be guided by the University mission, Program mission, curriculum model and ACOTE standards.

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Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University in St. Louis is currently seeking candidates for an NIH-funded Postdoctoral Research Associate position to investigate the effectiveness of an occupational therapy program to facilitate community participation for stroke survivors transitioning home from inpatient rehabilitation. An interdisciplinary research team includes occupational therapy, neurology, physical therapy and biostatistics. This is a unique opportunity to work on a community-based phase II trial.

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Occupational Therapy Aide (PRN/Temporary)

The Program in Occupational Therapy at Washington University in St. Louis is currently seeking candidates for a PRN occupational therapy aide to provide treatment to participants enrolled in studies according to protocols under the supervision of an occupational therapist. This is a temporary position with an expected end date not to exceed 11-30-18.

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Current, future, and accepted applicants are encouraged to visit. We also welcome people who are exploring career options and considering occupational therapy. Dr. Kathy Kniepmann, one of our faculty members, opens our visit sessions with an informal presentation and discussion, followed by a tour that’s led by one of our current occupational therapy students.

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