Lecturer - Public Health in the Department of Health Sciences

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jul 07, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Gupta College of Science at Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for a full-time Lecturer position for the Public Health program effective August 16, 2021.  The program is a CEPH accredited four-year bachelor of science degree program. This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Health Sciences.


The program seeks an exceptional teacher and team player. The successful candidate must have completed 18 graduate hours in the relevant discipline, hold a master’s degree or meet the established alternative qualifications. Candidates must exhibit strong potential for excellence in teaching, and show exceptional teaching experience at the undergraduate level. A Masters in Public Health (MPH), Dr.P.H. or Ph.D. in Public Health, Environmental Health, Epidemiology, Public Health Policy, or related field, is required and evidence of curriculum development and collaboration are preferred. 


The successful candidate must have a strong background and be qualified to teach environmental health sciences and public health foundations and should be able to teach any of the other four core public health disciplines. The successful candidate is able to incorporate and address cultural competence and diversity perspectives throughout the curriculum. 


Responsibilities include course and curriculum development and revisions, teaching, and also includes serving on departmental committees. The position carries a 5/5 teaching load of upper- and lower-division required courses and is a 9-month position. Relocation is required.


Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

To apply, please submit letter of application (outlining interest in the position, qualifications, areas of specialization, and approach to teaching both face-to-face and online courses), curriculum vitae, transcripts, course evaluations and the contact information for three (3) professional references electronically at: http://jobs.coastal.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.


Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. 

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.