Assistant Professor (Non-Tenure Track), Public Health
Arkansas State University
Location: State University, Arkansas
Type: Full Time
Academic / Faculty
Academic / Research
College / University
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: F00383
The Arkansas State University College of Nursing and Health Professions invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Public Health (non-tenure track) to begin in Fall 2022. The position is a full-time (9-month), non-tenure track position.
Responsibilities include preparing, developing, and teaching online courses for a new public health baccalaureate degree. Applicants should be able to teach a broad range of courses in public health including epidemiology, biostatistics, health administration, research methods, and program development and evaluation. Teaching load is 15 hours (5 courses) per semester.
Additional responsibilities include maintaining virtual office hours, advising students, developing and recording lectures, writing exams, grading, and participating in course/program assessment.
Minimum qualifications include a master of public health (MPH) or a master’s degree in a public health discipline; a Ph.D. or DrPH in a public health discipline is preferred. Public health disciplines include epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental health, health administration, health communication, psychology, or another related scientific discipline.
Potential candidates should possess experience in face-to-face and online teaching at the undergraduate level.
Qualified applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, sample teaching evaluations, sample syllabi, and contact information for three references. All materials should be submitted online via Taleo. Application review will begin on July 1, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Amanda Carpenter, at acarpenter@AState.edu.
Focusing on its mission to educate leaders, enhance intellectual growth and enrich lives, Arkansas State University (A-State) is the catalyst for progress in our state, the Mississippi Delta region, and the Mid-South region. Founded in 1909, A-State meets the challenges of continuing as a destination university for more than 14,000 students through the combination of world-class research with a long tradition of student-friendly instruction. The second-largest university in Arkansas, A-State is a doctoral-level national institution with more than 150 degrees areas of study, including a robust online program, and a diverse student body from across the nation and the world. The economic and cultural engine of Northeast Arkansas, A-State’s public-private partnerships include hosting the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine which is Arkansas’ first osteopathic medical school, the creation of an Arkansas State University satellite campus in Queretaro, Mexico, and a collaboration with O’Reilly Management for the First National Bank Arena and Embassy Suites.
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