Part-Time Faculty

Location
Kentucky, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jul 19, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time


Part-Time Faculty


Position Type: Part Time Faculty
Position Category: PT Faculty
Driver Classification: Driver
FLSA Status: Exempt
Employee Class: 03-Part Time Faculty

Position Summary:
The Department of Environmental Health Science (EHS) at Eastern Kentucky University is accepting applications for a part-time faculty member for Fall 2021. The primary responsibility for the selected candidate will be teaching one or more EHS undergraduate and graduate courses related to the field of environmental health science. The department has a preference for candidates who are experienced, well-rounded EHS or MPH professionals who are also passionate educators. The candidate must have a minimum of a master's degree in environmental health, public health, occupational health, or a related discipline, and have at least 1 - 3 years of teaching and working experience in the field or related field. In addition, the department places value on having a diverse faculty with several holding professional credentials (RS, REHS, CIH). For this particular part-time opportunity, expertise and formal training related to ambient air monitoring, air toxics, industrial hygiene, and/or occupational health is desired.

Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s degree in environmental health, public health, occupational health, or a related discipline



Desired Qualifications:
1 - 3 years of field experience, preferred1 - 3 years of teaching experience, preferred
For this particular part-time opportunity, expertise and formal training related to ambient air monitoring, air toxics, industrial hygiene, and/or occupational health is desired.

Division: Academic Affairs/Provost
Department: College of Health SciencesEastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, EKU has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Eastern Kentucky University is committed to access, equal opportunity, dignity, respect, and inclusion for all people, as integral to a learning environment in which intellectual creativity and diversity thrives. Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make EKU easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky. Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110 miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate system. EKU is a dedicated high-quality instruction, scholarship, and service, and places emphasis on the three in that order. Through its colleges and schools, the University seeks to offer quality instruction at a variety of degree levels in general education, the arts, the sciences, business, education, pre-professional and professional areas, and applied and technical disciplines. Through consultative services, continuing education, and the extended campus, the University seeks to provide service to the community and the region. Research seeks both to advance knowledge in the subject matter areas with which the University is concerned and to support the primary function of teaching.
Unit: Environmental Health Sciences
City: Richmond
H Code:
Funding Source: Institutional

About the College/Department:
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, EKU has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Eastern Kentucky University is committed to access, equal opportunity, dignity, respect, and inclusion for all people, as integral to a learning environment in which intellectual creativity and diversity thrives.

Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make EKU easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky. Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110 miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate system.

EKU is a dedicated high-quality instruction, scholarship, and service, and places emphasis on the three in that order. Through its colleges and schools, the University seeks to offer quality instruction at a variety of degree levels in general education, the arts, the sciences, business, education, pre-professional and professional areas, and applied and technical disciplines. Through consultative services, continuing education, and the extended campus, the University seeks to provide service to the community and the region. Research seeks both to advance knowledge in the subject matter areas with which the University is concerned and to support the primary function of teaching.


Contact Person: Ismail El-Amouri
Posting Number: PTF00263P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 07/14/2021
Application Review Date:
Job Close Date: 7/30/2021
Open Until Filled:
Special Instructions Summary:


AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

Document Link:

To apply, visit https://jobs.eku.edu/postings/17194

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