Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Studies
- East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania invites
applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Health
Studies department beginning January 2018.
filled at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank. East Stroudsburg
University is part of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher
Education (PASSHE). The East Stroudsburg University
Department of Health Studies offers CEPH accredited undergraduate
programs in Public Health (with two tracks in Health Services
Administration and Community Health Education), SHAPE-CAEP
accredited (formerly AAHE-NCATE) program in School Health
Education, a CEPH accredited MPH in Community Health Education, and
a M.S. in Health Education.
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Required Qualifications: Completed
doctoral degree in Public Health, with a graduate degree from a
CEPH accredited program (MPH, PhD/DrPH). Completion of the
doctoral degree required by January 5, 2018. Candidates
should be able to demonstrate productive research activity, such as
presenting research at national conferences, publishing scholarly
articles in peer-reviewed journals and securing external grant
funding. Finalists must successfully complete an on-campus
interview, which might include but is not limited to the
following: teaching demonstration, a presentation of research
to faculty and graduate students and an interview with Department
of Health Studies faculty.
Preference will be given to the candidate who has demonstrated
teaching experience at the graduate and undergraduate level in
Public Health courses, Health Administration, statistics and health
policy. Preference will be given to those candidates who have
an understanding of CEPH accreditation processes and the ability to
teach courses in an online format.
The successful candidate will have teaching responsibilities in the
department’s Public Health programs at undergraduate and graduate
levels. The standard workload for faculty is 12 credit hours
per semester. Teaching could include distance learning and/or off
campus teaching and a variety of public health courses including
statistics and health policy. Candidates will also be
expected to provide leadership in chairing/mentoring student
research in the MPH and MS graduate programs. In addition to
teaching responsibilities, the successful candidate will also be
expected to engage in research, student advising and to provide
service to the department, university and the community.
Process will begin on August 1, 2017 and
continues until the position is filled. Electronic applications
should be submitted through the following website: http://www.esucareers.com.
Applicants should attach a cover letter, vitae, all unofficial
transcripts (official transcripts required before appointment), and
contact information for three professional references. As a part of
the application materials, please address experience working with
traditionally underrepresented populations. Failure to submit all
required materials could lead to the candidate not being
considered. All candidates must provide proof of eligibility to
work in the United States. Offers of employment are contingent upon
successful completion of a background check.
East Stroudsburg University is a comprehensive public
institution serving more than 6,700 students. Conveniently located
90 minutes from New York City and 2.5 hours from Philadelphia.
The Mission of ESU’s College of Health Science is to
actively and innovatively teach, mentor and guide students to
pursue their dreams and engender in them a commitment to lifelong
learning that creates exceptional citizens and health care
ESU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and encourages applications from women and minorities as well as
other qualified individuals.