Associate Program Director and Lecturer, Health Sciences

Jan 20, 2018
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary: Roosevelt University's Department of Biological, Chemical, Physical, and Health Sciences (DBCPHS) seeks a non-tenure-track lecturer in Health Sciences to begin August 2018. This faculty member will teach in the Health Science Administration (HSA) program and will serve as associate director of the HSA Program, working with the Director to manage administrative aspects of the HSA and other health science programs within the department. Duties include undergraduate and, possibly, graduate teaching, field placement oversight, advisement of students, recruitment, and other duties related to program evaluation and oversight. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Teach courses in the DBCPHS, and in the HSA program in particular. * Assist the Director of Health Science Programs in program management. * Develop new and manage existing external partnerships with area clinics, hospitals, and community colleges. * Advise students and manage field placements. * Participate in department recruitment events. * Coordinate scheduling and staffing of HSA courses. * Assist the Director of Health Science Programs with program evaluation. Roosevelt University is a private, non-sectarian university with 4,500 students studying at campuses in Chicago's south Loop, suburban Schaumburg and online. Founded on the principles of inclusion and social justice, Roosevelt is the fourth most ethnically diverse college in the Midwest, with a mission to prepare students to assume roles as leaders in their professions and communities.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree or higher in health sciences, public health, biological or medical sciences, or related field.

Job Type: Full-Time

Working Hours:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Master's degree or higher in health sciences, public health, biological or medical sciences, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications: * Teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level. * Interest in/Experience with managing field placements. * Interest in/Experience with program management.

Roosevelt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes women, LGBTQ, disabled, veterans, international and minority-classified individuals as applicants for all positions.