Job Opportunities

Job openings in the Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy are posted here for the following opportunities:

  • Faculty Positions
  • Clinical Community Teaching Opportunities
  • Teaching Assistants
  • Research Assistants

Status-only and adjunct appointment information and applications are available here.

Faculty Positions

PositionNumber of PositionsStarting DateApplication Closing Date
Assistant Professor - Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy - 1801141

We are seeking candidates with scholarship in occupational science or occupational therapy with a focus on enabling community integration of adults experiencing issues affecting cognition and resiliency as they age. The successful candidate’s scholarship will situate occupation as a key determinant of health and well-being across their program of research and creative professional activities. Research on effective practices, cost effective services, and new models of occupational therapy service delivery are of particular interest.

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1August 1, 2018May 22, 2018, 11:59 pm EST
Assistant Professor - Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy - 1801146
or
Associate Professor - Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy - 1801150

We are seeking candidates with scholarship in occupational science or occupational therapy in priority areas, including mental health and musculoskeletal health. Scholarly work focusing on enabling occupational engagement and inclusion of people at risk for, or living with, mental illnesses and addictions or musculoskeletal challenges is preferred. The successful candidate’s scholarship will situate occupation as a key determinant of health and well-being across their program of research or creative professional activities. Research on wellness promotion, diverse populations, new models of service delivery, measurement and effective practices is of particular interest.

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1August 1, 2018May 22, 2018, 11:59 pm EST

Clinical Community Teaching Opportunities

These opportunities are for the professional practice community to contribute towards training occupational therapy students

PositionNumber of PositionsStarting DateApplication Closing Date
None currently available

Teaching Assistant Positions

Teaching assistant (TA) positions become available every semester.

Course Title & NumberNumber of PositionsStarting DateApplication Closing Date

Research Assistant Positions

Research Assistant (RA) positions will be posted here as they become available. Read about additional opportunities to become involved in our research programs below.

DescriptionNumber of PositionsStarting DateApplication Closing Date
None currently available

In addition to the research course OCT1120Y, students in the Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy are encouraged to seek out research opportunities to develop their research skills and knowledge.

The Department of OS & OT welcomes its Year 1 and Year 2 students to serve on the Research Committee. Contact Prof. Jill Cameron (jill.cameron@utoronto.ca), Vice Chair Research and Chair, Research Committee, for further details about serving as a student representative.

Additionally, the Work Study program offers eligible students the chance for part-time employment in Research Labs and on research projects conducted by faculty members.

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