Tenure Track Faculty - Public Health Assistant/Associate Professor

Wisconsin, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 07, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Tenure Track Faculty - Public Health Assistant/Associate Professor
Carroll University

Starting Date: Fall 2021 semester

Carroll University is seeking a diligent and innovative full-time faculty member to join our team. This individual will play an integral role in ongoing curriculum development, implementation, and assessment of the public health curriculum. Public health faculty members work collaboratively with other College of Health Sciences faculty, including directors, department chairs, college dean, and external public health constituents.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities of this 9- month appointment in the Public Health Program include teaching, scholarship, and service. Primary teaching expertise in public health policy, environmental/occupational health, and statistics is desired. Additional expectations involve advising and mentoring students, overseeing the public health student organization, and expanding and maintaining partnerships with community-based public health stakeholders. Duties also include maintaining a scholarly agenda that is consistent with University and program mission and philosophy. Participation in program, department, and university services is also required. Opportunities to participate in both local and international service-learning initiatives are available.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Public Health or related field. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience.

Rank and Salary: Tenure track assistant or associate professor. Salary is commensurate with experience.

The Program: The Public Health Program is housed in the Department of Health and Medicine in the College of Health Sciences. The program currently supports over 60 students and is seeking accreditation as a Standalone Baccalaureate Public Health Program through the Council on Education for Public Health.

The Department: The Department of Health and Medicine includes the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and the Master of Occupational Therapy graduate programs as well as the following majors: Health Sciences—Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Health Sciences—Radiologic Technology, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Public Health, and minors in Health Education and Health and the Human Experience. The Department also includes inter-professional initiatives with Nursing, Physical Therapy, and Human Movement Sciences departments.

The College: The College of Health Sciences offers undergraduate and graduate programs through four departments—Health and Medicine, Human Movement Sciences (athletic training, exercise science, exercise physiology); Nursing; and Physical Therapy (DPT). Health sciences account for ~60% of the University enrollment. The mission of the College of Health Science is to educate students to be innovative professionals who collaborate to serve the health needs of their communities. A dynamic and growing entity, College wide foci include interprofessional education and practice, the integrated approach to health, innovative learning and healthcare technologies, community partnerships and service to medically underserved populations. The new Waukesha Free Clinic at Carroll University expands education and clinic opportunities for the College's graduate and undergraduate students. The College supports the interdisciplinary nature of health science education and has received federal and private foundation grant awards to support these as well as program specific initiatives.

The University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive University. The Carroll mission is to “provide a superior education, rooted in its Presbyterian and liberal arts heritage, and draws upon the Christian tradition to prepare all students for vocational success, lifelong learning and service in a diverse and global society.” Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves 3600 undergraduate and graduate students. The University though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA. Candidates must be willing and able to support and advance the University mission.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit as attachments to an email with the subject line “Tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor of Public Health” and in Word or PDF format 1) a letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy to facapp@carrollu.edu.
Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference.

Carroll University is an Equal Opportunity Employer