Lecturer - Public Health Sciences

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Lecturer - Public Health Sciences

Edwards HEHD
Open Date:
Mar 8, 2021
Close Date:
Apr 15, 2021

The Department of Public Health Sciences in conjunction with Languages invites applications for a non-tenure track Lecturer position beginning 15 June 2021. We seek applicants with experience teaching health courses with a preferred focus on Global Health.  The successful applicant will serve as a liaison with the Language & International Health program, a health humanities B.S. degree jointly administered with the Department of Languages. Teaching responsibilities will include Global Health, an Internship Abroad Preparation Seminar, and an Internship Abroad class, co-taught with Languages faculty. This includes coordinating internships and service-learning abroad for the Language and International Health program and contributing to academic program development and assessment.   

Lecturers are eligible for promotion to the rank of Senior Lecturer following a period of service.

Clemson University is a Top 30, Carnegie Research 1 (R-1) public university and was recently awarded an NSF ADVANCE grant to foster gender equity and improve the status of women faculty. With significant ambitions to increase its profile nationally and internationally, Clemson University – and the Department of Public Health Sciences in particular – prioritizes the preparation of graduates for an increasingly global and diverse society, and in ways that value just outcomes. Towards this end, the department is building a culturally diverse and inclusive faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities able to bring fresh perspectives and scholarship to the campus and community.

Clemson University is a public land-grant institution with nearly 20,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students, located near the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Successful candidates will integrate and complement existing strengths in our program and contribute to the interdisciplinary focus of the department. For more information about Clemson University, please see http://www.clemson.edu or the departmental website https://www.clemson.edu/cbshs/departments/public-health/.


Required: Applicants must have a master’s degree in Public Health or closely related field. International travel may be required post Covid-19 restrictions.

Preferred: Teaching or research experience in global health, medical health humanities and experience or strong interest in education and service learning abroad; proficiency in Chinese, French, or Spanish is desirable .

Application Instructions:

Application Instructions Applicants should submit the following items via Interfolio: (1) a letter of application, (2) a Curriculum Vitae, (3) teaching evaluations for up to two classes, (4) teaching philosophy, and (5) names and email addresses of three references. Review of applications will begin on April 15th and continue until the position is filled.




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Job No:
Posted: 3/9/2021
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time