Assistant Professor in Public Health

Lexington, KY
Jul 18, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Associate Dean for Administration will work with the College and University strategic plan and missions of research, teaching, and service. The Associate Dean will report to the college dean and will be expected to work closely with other college deans, department chairs, and faculty to provide leadership and oversight for the college's academic departments, research centers, and service units. This includes processes for human resources, financial resources, facilities and equipment, and sponsored projects.

In addition to administrative responsibilities, the faculty member will be expected to pursue activities required for achieving promotion to associate professor and tenure.

Please include a CV and cover letter along with application.

Job Title
Assistant Professor in Public Health

Requisition Number

Working Title
Associate Dean for Adminstration

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

PhD, DrPH, or other doctoral degree in public health or related discipline.

Required Related Experience

Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in oral, written, and electronic media, computer skills, and management.
Demonstrated ability to teach effectively at graduate and undergraduate levels.
Ability to work with a variety of cultural groups.

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Deadline to Apply

Open Untill Filled

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your experience regarding oversight of the development, design, operation, and improvement within a college/university environment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please indicate how your guidance of daily operations have created a positive and productive work environment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your knowledge of university administrative functions and provide specific examples of how you have created transformative environments.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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