Adjunct Faculty (Part-Time)

Ewing, New Jersey
Aug 08, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Department of Public Health within the School of Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for Temporary Adjunct Teaching Faculty positions on a semester by semester basis beginning August 25, 2017 (fall term) and/or January 22, 2018 (spring term).

The ideal candidate will have teaching experience, preferably in Public Health Policy, Health Systems, World Population Health, Introduction to Epidemiology and/or maternity or Environmental Health. Applicants must be committed to alerting and engaging students in community Public Health activities. Applicants must be willing to teach in the evenings at times, coordinate with the Department Chair about needs for accreditation, and attend adjunct faculty orientation and end of semester evaluation meetings.


Applicants must have at minimum a Master's degree in Public Health (MPH, MSPH), the social sciences or communication studies with an emphasis in Public Health, or a comparable degree and have demonstrated excellence in teaching, research and/or Public Health practice.

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's 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.

Contact Information

To apply, please send a letter of interest, detailed curriculum vitae with clinical specialty noted, and names and contact information (addresses, email, and telephone numbers) for three references to: Chair, Department of Public Health, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628-0718 or e-mail: (subject line: Adjunct Public Health Faculty).

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis per need. Preference will be given to applications received by August 15, 2017 and December 1, 2017 related to semester vacancies.

Final offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background investigation.

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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