Comp Exams Adjunct- Dean's Office

Employer
Virginia Commonwealth University
Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 4, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Professional Fields, Social Work & Human Services, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences
Employment Level
Adjunct
Employment Type
Full Time


At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.
The Doctoral program in Health Related Sciences has an exciting adjunct opportunity to write and grade comprehensive exams. Note, the PhD program is a hybrid program with the Spring semester running from the beginning of January through the end of June. A course consists of 4-8 hours of in-person instruction during the January session, five online sessions (each lasting two weeks and rotated with the other courses) and 4-8 hours of in person instruction in the June session.

This teaching position requires instructors to travel to the campus in Richmond, VA twice per year. Travel and housing is not provided at this time and is the responsibility of the instructor if they live outside of Richmond.

The person hired for this position will also be a part of a three person committee that writes questions and evaluates/grades responses in the methods comprehensive exam that students in the program take in order to be eligible for candidacy.

Required Qualifications:
• PhD or terminal degree that included a dissertation in a health science discipline, public health, or closely related field.
• Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment, or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU


Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience instructing in a hybrid format
• Experience teaching at the graduate level
• Experience instructing Finance and Economic Theory for Healthcare Professionals
• Experience writing and evaluating comprehensive exam questions
• Experience in CANVAS

Salary Range: $1,500

Position Details:
Department: Dean's Office
Employment Type: J00006 AJ - Adjunct

Exemption Status: Non-Exempt

Contact Information:
Contact Name: Candace Raigns
Contact Email: drewcl@vcu.edu



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