Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor of Public Health

Location
Ewing, New Jersey
Posted
Jul 12, 2017
Ref
16202
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Description

The School of Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for a full time, One Year, Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor position in Public Health beginning September, 2017. TCNJ currently offers an interdisciplinary BS major and minor in Public Health and a Graduate Certificate in Public Health.

The successful candidate will be responsible for effective teaching (classroom and internship), scholarship, professional development, service, and advising. The typical teaching load is three courses per semester. Teaching responsibilities will comprise undergraduate and graduate courses, including foundational courses and electives in the applicant's area of expertise. Applicants must be committed to engaging undergraduate students in research and supervising students in off-campus internship experiences. The ideal candidate will seek an academic/administrative career in a comprehensive college that emphasizes teaching and learning in a teacher-scholar model.

Qualifications include an earned master's degree in public health or related field, and experience in MPH/BS and certificate programs. Preference will be given to those with a doctorate in public health or a related field and with experience and education in Epidemiology, Health and Wellness, Global Health, Health Policy, Health Administration and/or Health Disparities.

About The College of New Jersey founded in 1855, The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), ranked one of the 100 Best Colleges to Work by The Chronicle of Higher Education, is a highly selective, comprehensive, residential institution recognized as one of the outstanding public colleges in the country. TCNJ has earned national recognition for its commitment to excellence. Emphasizing a residential experience for its nearly 6,000 undergraduates, TCNJ is one of Barron's 75 "Most Competitive" American colleges, and U.S. News & World Report No. 1 public institution of its kind in the northern region of the country. The College also offers focused graduate programs in nursing, education and English. TCNJ was awarded, in 2006, a Phi Beta Kappa chapter - an honor shared by less than 10 percent of colleges and universities nationally. TCNJ faculty members are teacher scholars who share a commitment to liberal learning. TCNJ is located within an hour, by train, of NYC and Philadelphia. The College's campus is set on 289 tree-lined acres in suburban Ewing Township and is known for its natural beauty. TCNJ has 39 major buildings, including the 4th-best college library in the nation, according to the Princeton Review. A strong liberal arts core forms the foundation for programs offered through TCNJ's seven schools:

  • Arts & Communication
  • Business
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Nursing, Health, & Exercise Science
  • Science

Contact Information

To apply, please include a letter of interest, detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, and names and contact information (addresses, emails, and telephone numbers) for three references. The position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.

To enrich education through diversity, The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff, and strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.                                                                            

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