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The Public Health Program at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit Catholic university, seeks to hire an Adjunct Lecturer (non-tenure-track) to teach undergraduate courses in public health. An epidemiology course with a hands-on (computational) laboratory is a critical component of this position. The teaching load will be 6-7 courses over three academic quarters. (Lab sections are factored into this load.)SCU is on the quarter system; this position will minimally teach a 2-2-2 course load.
Duties include but are not limited to:
A. Teaching PHSC 100 Epidemiology (with computer lab component), along with other courses that may be assigned based on training and availability in a manner that demonstrates a command of the discipline and skill in presenting it effectively. Courses that are approved for the University Core must be taught from an approved syllabus. The successful candidate may use a previously-approved syllabus or may work with the chair to design an appropriate syllabus for timely submission to the relevant University Faculty Core Curriculum Committee.
B. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with these courses, including: 1. Conducting and appearing at all assigned class meetings in a timely and prepared way; 2. Assigning and evaluating assignments that align with the course description and course learning outcomes, and providing timely feedback to students; 3. Holding regular weekly office hours on campus; 4. Submitting student grades that are appropriate, accurate and fair measures of student performance to the Office of the Registrar (or to the lecture instructor, if applicable) by the designated deadline; 5. Administering numerical and narrative evaluations for all courses; 6. Fulfilling other instructional or academic duties as may be assigned by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences or the director of the Program.
C. (5%) Fulfilling other instructional or academic duties as may be assigned by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences or by the Director of the Public Health Program.
Basic Qualifications: Advanced degree (Ph.D., M.D., or M.P.H degree preferred, M.S. considered if accompanied by professional or academic experience), and experience teaching at the university level.
Preferred Qualifications: Dr.P.H., or Ph.D. in a public health discipline, and experience teaching epidemiology and other relevant courses at the university level. Candidates with an MPH degree may be considered if they have already established an excellent record teaching undergraduate courses in public health.
Additional Salary Information: Depending on the number of courses assigned and teaching experience post M.A. degree; benefits eligible.
Internal Number: FAC000922
About Santa Clara University
Located in the heart of northern California’s Silicon Valley, Santa Clara is a private, Jesuit Catholic university committed to promoting social justice in a comprehensive educational setting. Santa Clara University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and other protected groups. The University does not discriminate on the basis of a person’s actual or perceived membership in a protected class including race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, citizenship status, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military or veteran status, or other status protected by law. To request a disability accommodation in the application process, please contact the Department of Human Resources, 408-554-4392.