Assistant Professor, Public Health - 114260
The Department of Public Health, in the Usha Kundu, MD College of Health at the at the University of West Florida, a comprehensive regional institution, invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position teaching 3 courses per semester (Spring/Fall). Responsibilities include teaching three online courses in the fall and spring semesters with an anticipation for compensated teaching and advising during the summer when funds are available. The candidate is expected to lead a thematic program of independent research that is competitive for extramural funding. The candidate is also expected to engage in student advising, development and oversight of internships, and recruitment and retention activities, as well as service to the University, the community, and profession. The selected candidate will join a team of researchers addressing a broad range of public health problems. Salary is commensurate with experience. The position is located on the Pensacola campus.
Ph.D. in Public Health or closely related discipline from an accredited institution. If the Ph.D. is in an area other than Public Health, the applicant must have an MPH from a CEPH-accredited university or program, and public health experience with a strong commitment to teaching, academic research, and service.
Ph.D. in Public Health or closely related discipline from an accredited institution. If the Ph.D. is in an area other than Public Health, the applicant must have an MPH from a CEPH-accredited university or program, and public health experience with a strong commitment to teaching, academic research, and service. Online teaching experience. The candidate must have a broad base of public health knowledge and skills to teach a range of courses in areas such as principles of public health, social and behavioral sciences in public health, public health policy, environmental or occupational health. A demonstrated record of student engagement in research and an interest in health disparities research and community participatory research
Applications are accepted online at https://jobs.uwf.edu/. Be prepared to upload your curriculum vitae, letter of application/interest, statement of teaching/advising/community outreach philosophy, and a list of three professional references. Please be prepared to provide the names and email addresses of three references our Human Resources office can invite to provide confidential, electronic letters of recommendation to support your application. For more information about the position, please visit: https://jobs.uwf.edu/postings/7075.
Review of applications will begin March 5, 2018, but the position will remain open until filled. A criminal background check is required for the successful candidate.
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