Adjunct Lecturer - MPH
Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community, inspired
by the Catholic intellectual tradition and Benedictine values. We
seek employees who will contribute to the advancement of our
mission by helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as
engaged citizens who care for the Earth, welcome people of diverse
faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
Adjunct Faculty, MPH Program
Benedictine University is aliberal arts institution located in the
researchcorridor of metropolitan Chicago with nationally
recognizedundergraduate and graduate programs in the basic and
appliedsciences. The University offers an MPH degree accredited by
the Council on Education for PublicHealth (CEPH). For
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Position : Adjunct Lecturer
Department : Department of Nutrition and Public Health
Classification : Part-time, Non-benefit eligible
Brief overview of duties : Adjunct Lecturer positions
available in the MPH Program within the Department of Nutrition and
Public Health, College of Science and Health. Adjunct faculty teach
on a per-course basis. We are seeking individuals with a public
health background or specialty in biostatistics/epidemiology
(requires 18 graduate credit hours of either).
Classes currently available for Fall 2023
(other classes may also be available):
PBHL 5501 Introduction to Public Health . Explores
the history, basic structures and operations of public health and
health care delivery systems based on Essential Public Health
Services. 3 semester credit hours. In person preferred .
PBHL 6110 Applied Linear Models . The course
commences with the basic foundations for regression and progresses
to simple and multiple linear regression, the associated
hypotheses, model assumptions and diagnostics, model building, and
common regression pitfalls. Computing and data lab will cover
techniques and strategies for linear regression in SPSS.
Prerequisites: PBHL 5502 Intro to Biostatistics and PBHL 5504 Intro
to Epidemiology. 3 semester credit hours. Online .
PBHL 6409 Applied Epidemiology. Focuses on the
processes involved in epidemiologic investigations with application
to sample cases. Prerequisite: PBHL 5504 Intro to Epidemiology. 3
semester credit hours. Online .
PhD or DrPH preferred, but MPH degree considered, from an
accredited non-profit or government sponsored institution.
Experience working in the public health field is desired.
Applicants with experience in online education environment will be
given preference for online courses. Applicants must reside locally
and have legal authority to work in the USA.
Application Process : Submit an email of inquiry stating the
position and courses of interest, along with a curriculum vitae
highlighting teaching experience, to:
Bonnie Beezhold,Ph.D., M.H.S.,MCHES
Associate Dean, Collegeof Science and Health
Professor, Department of Nutrition and Public Health
5700 CollegeRd., Lisle, IL 60532
Applicants who move forward will be required to submit professional
Candidates who are offered an adjunct faculty position at
Benedictine University must present their Official Transcripts and
Curriculum Vitae (CV) in order to be considered for the position.
These items must be presented to Human Resources before the
Physical Requirements : While performing the duties of this
job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The
employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to touch,
handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office
products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.
Use of computer screen, phone and customer service.
May require bending, or sitting for long periods of time. Specific
vision abilities required by this job include close vision,
distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception
and ability to adjust focus.
The following of campus specific guidelines for pandemic protocols
Training : As a University employee you are required to
complete all University-specific and/or OSHA related training to
fulfill your job duties. Specific training will be conducted online
or in person. Employees must complete all trainings required by
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employment practices on the basis of race, creed, color, national
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institution. This policy of equal employment opportunity applies to
all employment and personnel practices including, but not limited
to, recruiting, hiring, promotion, training and compensation.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required
to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and
to complete the required employment eligibility verification
document form upon hire. The following of campus specific
guidelines for pandemic protocols are required.
Benedictine University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.