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Neuromotor Research Clinic Therapist

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Working Title: Neuromotor Research Clinic Therapist
Faculty Rank: Research Associate
Posting Number: SR0180026
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Position Summary:

The Neuromotor Research Clinic of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute is looking for a Research Associate to participate in clinical and research efforts to advance effective and innovative treatment strategies with children and young adults with neuromotor disabilities. The Research Associate will serve as part of a clinic and research team in the implementation of various therapeutic protocols including but not excluded to: the ACQUIREc protocol, PCIMT, and Modified PCIMT. The successful candidate will display the ability to work independently with patients, to identify goals, as well as develop and then implement treatment plans while maintaining a high level of confidentiality and professionalism. Opportunities to be a part of presentations at National Conferences, participate in the training of other professionals, as well as journal publications will be provided.

Required Qualifications:

Masters in Occupational or Physical Therapy from an accredited occupational or physical therapy program. Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed to practice as an Occupational or Physical Therapist in the Commonweath of Virginia.

Preferred Qualifications:

Effective interpersonal, communication, and teamwork skills required. Demonstrate clinical competency with pediatric population. Experience in research and data collection.

Employment Conditions: Must have a criminal background check
Must have a conviction check: Yes
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Employee Category: Research Faculty
Appointment Type: Restricted
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FLSA Status: Exempt: Not eligible for overtime
Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track
Academic Year or Calendar Year: Calendar Year
Percent Employment: Full-time
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Department: VT Carilion Research Institute
Location: Roanoke
Location, if not Blacksburg: Roanoke, VA
Location Zip Code: 24061
Job Posting Date: 02/16/2018
Review Begin Date: 03/02/2018
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