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OPS Academic Assistant

Published: Oct 25th, 2019

The Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida is seeking an OPS Academic Assistant to manage doctoral student internship placements and contract management. This position is 20 hours per week with the opportunity to increase hours depending on departmental needs.

The OPS Academic Assistant will help the education team with meeting goals related to the Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program.

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Postdoctoral Associate – YELL

Published: Oct 25th, 2019

Seeking a Postdoctoral Associate to be an integral part of our mission to design and evaluate best practices in partnership with transition age youth and young adults with developmental disabilities. This position is located in the Youth and Young Adults Empowerment, Leadership, and Learning (“YELL”) Lab located in the Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida. We develop theory-driven assessments and interventions/curriculum that empower youth and young adults with developmental disabilities to participate in education, work, independent living, and their community. Director of the YELL Lab, Dr. Jessica Kramer, has received funding from NIH, NIDILRR, and PCORI and is published in the fields of developmental medicine, occupational therapy, and special education.

The Postdoctoral Associate will receive individualized mentoring and gain experience in grant writing, project management, research design, qualitative and quantitative analysis, and dissemination/ knowledge translation. The Postdoctoral Associate will also have the opportunity to pursue independent funding and refine their teaching and mentorship skills with graduate/professional and undergraduate students.

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OPS Research Coordinator – YELL

Published: Oct 25th, 2019

Seeking an OPS Research Coordinator to be an integral part of our mission to design and evaluate best practices in partnership with transition age youth and young adults with developmental disabilities in the Youth and Young Adults Empowerment, Leadership, and Learning (YELL) Lab located in the Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida. We develop theory-driven assessments and interventions/curriculum that empower youth and young adults with developmental disabilities to participate in education, work, independent living, and their community. Seeking a candidate with excellent interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and a commitment to disability justice and inclusion. This position is part time (20-30 hours per week) and work will be completed from Dec 2019- June 2020, with the opportunity to extend the position based on performance and funding.

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Graduate Research Assistantship

Published: Jul 29th, 2019

The Department of Occupational Therapy, College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida, invites applications for a graduate research assistantship as part of the Rehabilitation Science Ph.D. Program. This assistantship, under the mentorship of Dr. Sherrilene Classen, will begin in January 2020. The graduate research assistant will engage in multidisciplinary research with a focus on driving rehabilitation science and community mobility, in medically at risk populations, through the lifespan. This position will provide intensive training in all aspects of research and rehabilitation science. Applicants must have a baccalaureate degree in a field that can be applied to research in rehabilitation science; have professional/clinical experience in a rehabilitation related area; be committed to scholarly work in rehabilitation science; and be committed to an interdisciplinary educational philosophy and training model. Applicants are preferably licensed/license-eligible as an occupational therapist in the state of Florida.