Assistant Professor of Health Science Professions

Location
San Angelo, Texas
Posted
Feb 21, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor of Health Science Professions

Salary Commensurate

Job Summary/Description

The Health Science Professions Department invites applications for a nine-month tenure-track assistant/associate professor position. The successful applicant will be an experienced doctorally prepared person in public health. This faculty position will teach primarily in the Health Science Professions program. Angelo State University (www.angelo.edu) is a regional state university and part of the Texas Tech University system. The university serves approximately 9,000 students on a diverse campus located in San Angelo, Texas. The Health Science Professions program is seeking a dedicated member to join our diverse faculty as we expand and grow.

Typical Duties/Job Duties

Job duties include providing didactic instruction in the field of public health to the undergraduate Health Science Professions students. Typical duties include preparation of course syllabi and materials and the assignment of grades. Additional faculty responsibilities include recruiting and advising students, committee participation, course and program assessment, and research.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The successful applicant will possess:
1. Experience teaching public health courses.
2. Knowledge of and experience with higher education principles, practices and procedures.
3. Proven, strong written and verbal communication and collaborative organizational skills.
4. Knowledge and experience with technology sufficient to teach assigned courses.
5. Ability to collaboratively participate in the development of course and program curriculum, prepare course materials and effective deliver didactic presentations.
6. A desire to develop innovative learning experiences.
7. Commitment to the promotion and provision of learner-centered education.
8. Dedicated to excellence in teaching, with a strong commitment to high professional standards.

Minimum Qualifications

1. Doctoral degree is required in a related field, a master's degree in public health (MPH) is required. Candidates in their last year of doctoral degree studies with a solid plan for completing their doctoral degree may be considered.
2. A minimum of three years full-time academic with record of teaching and scholarship that qualifies for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor.

Preferred Qualifications

A doctoral degree is required in a related field, a master's degree in public health (MPH) is required. Candidates in their last year of doctoral degree studies with a solid plan for completing their degree may be considered.

EEO Statement

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at hr@angelo.edu.