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Job Description

Assistant Professor of Health Sciences - Respiratory Therapy - Faculty Position (11119)  

To Apply Online
  • Current Active SU Employees, please login to GullNet and click "Careers at SU."
  • All others, please click Apply Online.
  • See OEAS FAQs (Online Employment Application System FAQs) for help.

The Department of Health Sciences at Salisbury University is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor.

Area of Specialization: Respiratory Therapy

Primary Job Duties/Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities will depend upon the needs of the program and the abilities of the candidate, but current instructor status in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Neonatal Resuscitation is desirable. Utilization of an effective teaching style that supports a diverse student body is essential. Outstanding candidates in all areas of expertise will be considered, with special consideration given to those candidates with a strong record of externally funded research and consistent and current evidence of scholarly publication in refereed journals to support an active research program.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or ABD in a Health-Related Field. If ABD, doctoral degree must be complete within one year of date of hire.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Applicants must be an NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and mentorship and demonstrated clinical experience. Applicants must be licensed or license-eligible as a Respiratory Care Practitioner in Maryland. Applicants with an established record of research and scholarly productivity are encouraged to apply. Ability to teach a diversity of medical physiology related topics is desirable.

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University’s Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions. To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit the following: 1) A letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statements of research and teaching interests, 4) the names and contact information of at least three (3) professional references, and 5) copy of NBRC credentials. All other documents applicants desire to provide must be attached to the application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any other documents via E-mail. For questions about the position, please contact the Program Director, Dr. Robert Joyner, at

Applications submitted by November 1, 2014 will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be contingent upon verification of eligibility to work in the U.S. and is expected to begin August 2015.

This position is based in Salisbury Maryland. Founded in 1925, Salisbury University is one of 13 institutions that compose the University System of Maryland. Salisbury University is a selective undergraduate institution with the University System of Maryland. The University is close to ocean beaches and the Chesapeake Bay and 2-3 hours from the metropolitan areas of Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Norfolk. SU has been cited nationally as one of the top ten public regional universities in the North according to the U.S. News and World Report, and has also been recognized by the Princeton Review and Kiplinger’s magazine. Salisbury University has 388 full-time faculty members serving a student population of approximately 8,600.

Staff (non-academic) and Faculty Positions:

Salisbury University utilizes an Online Employment Application System. As indicated by Job Opening, interested applicants MUST apply for certain designated positions via this online system.

  • Current active employees, please login to GullNet and click on the “Careers at SU” link in the left-hand navigation bar.
  • All other applicants including former employees or employees in between contracts (e.g., PTNTT Faculty and Contingent/contractual employees on Summer or Winter break), please click the Apply Online link.

Note: Applicants interested in obtaining a Faculty position and plan to utilize an Online Credential Service Provider (Interfolio, EPCS, etc.), please follow the instructions in the online system and in the job posting/job advertisement.

See OEAS FAQs (Online Employment Application System FAQs) for more information and instructions.

Equal Opportunity Policy

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Salisbury University (SU) has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and equal employment opportunities to all qualified people. To that end, the University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or other legally protected characteristics. Direct all inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policy to: Humberto Aristizabal, Associate Vice President, Institutional Equity, Title IX Coordinator, 100 Holloway Hall; Tel. 410-543-6426.