Open Rank Teaching Track Faculty

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Position Type:

Permanent Faculty

Working Title:

Open Rank Teaching Track Faculty

Appointment Type:

Fixed Term Faculty


Full Time

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Position Summary:

The Public Health Leadership Program is an interdisciplinary program offered by the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health. The program serves as the administrative home to three concentrations in the Gillings Master of Public Health (MPH) degree: Leadership in Practice, Population Health for Clinicians and Placed Based Health. Additionally, our program is involved with and supports the cross-cutting global health MPH concentration and several online graduate certificates. Learn more about our Program here:

With 260 students, the Public Health Leadership Program is home to the largest number of MPH students in the School. We encourage and provide a supportive environment for educational innovation in online and residential teaching formats. We are looking for a new faculty member to help us train the next generations of public health leaders. Faculty will be responsible for teaching and mentoring students in multiple MPH concentrations.

1)Develop and teach on-line and residential graduate-level courses for MPH and other graduate students,
2)Mentor MPH and other graduate students,
3)Participate in scholarly dissemination and engagement activities, and
4)Participate in program, school, university and professional service and community service.

Educational Requirements:

Doctoral degree required (or expected to be conferred by the time of hire). Preferred candidate will have doctoral training in a public health related discipline, or an MPH or other related public health master’s degree and a doctorate degree in a related field.

Qualifications and Experience:

We are seeking faculty with content expertise and interest in one or more of the following areas: developing public health leaders, leadership training, implementation and improvement of public health programs, policies and services. The preferred candidate will have leadership experience in public health or health care practice and teaching experience. Candidates with global and domestic expertise are welcomed to apply. Early career candidates are expected to show promise of the ability to teach and contribute to scholarship.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions:

Please apply electronically at Please submit your complete curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names and contact information for three professional references. Also, please include a separate diversity statement as other document which outlines examples of your past and ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion, as well as how you believe you might contribute to an inclusive climate at Gillings.




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Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 5/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time