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Visiting Part-Time Faculty Position in Health Studies

College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, Massachusetts (US)
Nationally Competitive
Date posted
Apr 15, 2024

The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies at the College of the Holy Cross invites applications for a visiting part-time faculty position in Health Studies to teach Introduction to Global Health for the fall 2024 semester (August-December 2024). We are seeking applications from candidates in any health-related field, with a preference for those with teaching and professional experience in public health disciplines such as Environmental Health, Global Health, Health Disparities, or Health Policy. The successful candidate will be expected to teach two sections of Introduction to Global Health. The courses will be taught through the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies.

This position carries a 2-course teaching load and instructors are encouraged to contribute to co-curricular program planning.


Candidates must have expertise and substantial experience as a practitioner in fields related to health, with a preference given to those with a background in public health. A minimum of an MPH, MSPH, or equivalent degree is required. Candidates must also demonstrate commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching and mentoring as informed by current practice and scholarship on the field.


Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy and interests, graduate transcripts, and two confidential letters of recommendation.

In your cover letter, in addition to describing your experience and teaching interests, please address how your teaching, mentoring and/or service might support the College’s mission as a Jesuit, undergraduate liberal arts college

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The College of the Holy Cross uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit all application materials to

Review of applications will begin May 6, 2024, and continue until the position has been filled. We will interview candidates via Zoom. Questions about this search may be directed to Professor Nadine Knight, Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, at

To learn more about faculty life at the College, candidates are encouraged to visit the page for the Center for Interdisciplinary Studies and before submitting their application materials.



College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,100 students and is located in Worcester, Massachusetts, a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate an enduring commitment to academic excellence and who embrace the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.




The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action in the workplace.

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