The College of Liberal Arts at Drew University seeks
applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in
Public Health beginning August 2022, pending
budgetary approval. Appointment at the advanced assistant
professor or early associate professor level will also be
considered, contingent upon applicant experience.
- Teach core courses in the Public Health major, including
Principles of Public Health; Research Methods in Population Health;
Epidemiology; and the Capstone Seminar in Public Health, as well as
elective courses in the candidate’s area of expertise.
- Develop an active research program involving undergraduate
- Advise public health majors and minors
- Contribute to the ongoing support and development of the
program in Public Health
- Be an active and engaged member of the Drew community through
participation in department and college service.
Required Education and Experience: The
successful candidate should have either a PhD in Public Health, or
a Master of Public Health (MPH) with a PhD in a related area
in the natural or social sciences by August 1, 2022.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Interest and experience in teaching and working with
undergraduate students is preferred. Practical experience in
a public health context and evidence of leadership potential is
Application: To apply, submit the
following materials to:
- Cover letter
- Current curriculum vita
- A brief statement of teaching philosophy
- A brief statement of research interests
- Evidence of teaching excellence, such as course evaluations
and/or peer observations, if available
- Contact information for three letters of reference
Please apply by January 7, 2022.
About Drew University:
Drew University, located on a beautiful, wooded,186-acre campus
in Madison, New Jersey, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the
Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. It
has a total enrollment of more than 2,100 students with 145
full-time faculty members. Over 35% of our undergraduate students
are from underrepresented groups, and we were recently ranked 19th
among baccalaureate institutions for the number of international
students enrolled. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer
master’s and doctoral degrees, and the College confers bachelor’s
degrees in 32 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship and hands-on
learning that successfully prepares students for their futures.
Students regularly connect with local communities, and because of
our proximity to New York City, we are home to multiple New York
Semester experiences for our undergraduate students: Wall Street,
United Nations, Contemporary Art, Communications and Media, Social
Entrepreneurship, and New York Theatre. The University also houses
the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti, the
Center for Global Education, the Center for Civic Engagement, the
Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, and the United
Methodist Archives and History Center. Drew also recently received
a multi-year grant to transform teaching and learning in the
humanities by incorporating emerging digital technologies, methods,
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University
is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with Department of
Homeland Security regulations, a successful candidate must be
authorized to work in the United States. These positions are
subject to a background check.