Visiting Assistant Professors in Public Health

Position Description

The Department of Health and Human Performance in the School of Education, Health & Human Performance at the College of Charleston invites applications for 2 nine-month, Visiting Assistant Professor positions in Public Health to begin August 16, 2018. Since our founding in 1770, the College of Charleston has maintained a strong liberal arts curriculum. The College is a state-supported, comprehensive institution and ranks among the nation's top universities in providing quality education in the arts, sciences, education, and business. The student body numbers approximately 12,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs.

Academic Responsibilities: The successful candidate will join the Department of Health and Human Performance, which offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Public Health, Athletic Training, Exercise Science, and Physical Education Teacher Education. Exercise Science and Public Health are two of the fastest growing programs on campus at the College of Charleston. These positions will teach four courses per semester (Fall 2018 and Spring 2019).

Qualifications: An earned doctorate from an accredited school or program by August 2018 is preferred ( ABD Considered). Preference will be given to candidates with practical global/international public health experience and who are able to demonstrate the ability to teach the following: Global Health, Consumer Health Education, Public Health Administration and Healthy Aging.

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

How to Apply: Apply online at Materials to be submitted online include: letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references. Questions regarding the position can be directed to Dr. Wes Dudgeon, at

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. To learn more about the College, department, and program, please visit:

Position Type Visiting

School/Area School of Education, Health, and Human Performance

Department Health and Human Performance

Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Date 04/20/2018

Closing Date

Open Until Filled? Yes

Posting Number F2016115P

EEO Statement

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Research and Professional Development Statement
  2. Unofficial Undergraduate Transcripts
  3. Student Course-Instructor Reviews