Adjunct Instructor - Public Health

Job description

Job Title: Adjunct Faculty
Department: Public Health
Job Posted On: 12/20/2018
Job Start Date: 01/25/2019
Job Type: Part Time
Job Status: Temporary
Search Type: Global Search

The Department of Public Health within the School of Nursing, Health, and Exercise Science at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for adjunct temporary Teaching Faculty positions on a semester by semester basis beginning January 27, 2019 (spring term) or August 26, 2019 (fall term).

TCNJ currently offers a Bachelor of Science major and minor in Public Health, a 4 +1 and traditional Masters of Public Health with tracks in precision health, global health, and health communication, and a Graduate Certificate in Public Health.

The ideal candidate will have teaching experience, preferably in Public Health Genomics, Health Analytics, Health Informatics or Big Data analysis and application, as well as Global Health, Introduction to Epidemiology, Health Disparities, Social Determinants of Health and/or Research Methods. Applicants must be committed to 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 No. 1 public institution of its kind in the northern region of the country. The College also offers focused graduate programs in public health, business, nursing, education and English. TCNJ was awarded, in 2006, a Phi Beta Kappa chapter - an honor shared by less than 10% 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. A strong liberal arts core forms the foundation for programs offered through TCNJ's seven schools:

* Arts & Communication
* Business
* Education
* Engineering
* Humanities & Social Sciences
* Nursing, Health, & Exercise Science
* Science

Contact Information

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, detailed curriculum vitae with clinical specialty noted, a statement of teaching and research interests, and the contact information for three references. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis per need. Preference will be given to applications received by Jan 15, 2019 and July 15, 2019 related to semester vacancies. 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. Employment is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.




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Posted: 12/27/2018
Application Due: 10/25/2019
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