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Assistant/Associate Professor, Public Health Practice

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Public Health Practice
Employment Type Faculty
Employment Status Full Time
Bi-weekly Hours
Appointment Length 9.5 Month
Duration of Appointment
Semester Appointment Term
Position Summary

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is seeking candidates for a 9.5 month non tenure-track faculty position in public health practice to commence on or about August 1, 2018, although a Spring semester 2018 start can also be considered. The faculty member will become a member of Population Health Sciences, a multidisciplinary department, expected to see significant growth in the coming years.

Required Qualifications

All applicants must have a doctoral degree in a public health discipline or a doctoral level degree in a closely related field, preferably paired with a Master of Public Health (MPH). We are seeking individuals with appropriate training and practice-based expertise in public health, particularly those with experience in intervention development and dissemination or implementation science, public health management and leadership theory, organizational behavior, or program evaluation methodology. Preference will be given to candidates with population/public health practice or research interests that complement existing areas of research within the Population Health Sciences Department or at the College. Candidates may have the opportunity to develop or maintain an internal or external practice site with capacity to train students as public health practitioners. Candidates should have a commitment to teaching and mentoring at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Expected teaching responsibilities will primarily support the Public Health program and will include courses in program implementation, program evaluation, and advanced/graduate electives in the candidate’s area of expertise.

Preferred Qualifications

It is desirable for candidates to have prior independent teaching experience.

Physical Demands

Sedentary Work: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number Fac0502014
Desired Start Date 08/01/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Date 10/31/2017
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Intent
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. List of References
  2. Statement of Teaching Interests

Supplemental Questions

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