Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Maternal and Child Health

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Job Title
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Maternal and Child Health

Health Behavior & Health Systems - 303500

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Department Overview
The Department of Health Behavior and Health Systems, School of Public Health at the University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) in Ft. Worth is one of the fastest-growing academic health science centers in Texas. The University enrolls 2,700 graduate students in the fields of public health, medicine, biomedical science, pharmacy, physical therapy, and physician assistant studies. The University is well-positioned for rapid expansion, matching the growing population and economic vitality of the DFW Metroplex. At this time, the University of North Texas Health Science Center and Texas Christian University (TCU) are launching a new allopathic (MD) medical school. This effort will establish the UNTHSC as one of the few campuses in the U.S. to support both an allopathic and an osteopathic college of medicine. Faculty may also receive cross appointments to one of the other four Schools at the Health Science Center. For more information about the department and school, visit public-health/

Position Details
The Department of Health Behavior and Health Systems is seeking an outstanding faculty colleague at the tenure-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank in the field of Maternal and Child Health. The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate courses and maintain an independent program of research at the UNTHSC.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

* PhD or equivalent in Public Health, or closely related field.
* Recognition or promise of outstanding contributions as a scholar.
* Successful record or promise of sponsored research and ability to foster a collaborative program of research.
* Enthusiasm for teaching.
* Commitment to inter-professional education and interdisciplinary research.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter describing their
background and experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references through the following website:

Rank and compensation are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary is very competitive.

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with Experience

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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday

Application Types Accepted
Faculty/Executive Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?

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Require a valid Texas Driver's License?

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Official Job Title
Associate Professor

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Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

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Posted: 12/12/2018
Application Due: 2/1/2019
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