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9-Mo Non-Tenure Track Faculty


College of Health & Human Svc (Col)


Public Health Sciences

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Permanent - Full-time

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The Department of Public Health Sciences is committed to excellence in research and teaching, to building a faculty and staff committed to preparing a diverse workforce, and to extending educational opportunities to students from diverse backgrounds. Our mission is to advance health equity and well-being in an urbanizing world. The Department has extensive ties with local and regional health departments, health care systems, and other community partners. In addition to our CEPH-accredited BSPH, MPH and PhD degree programs in Public Health Sciences, we offer a BS in Health Systems Management, a CAHME-accredited MHA program, and we collaborate with the School of Data Science in the delivery of a MS in Health Informatics and Analytics. The Department of Public Health Sciences (PHS) (www.publichealth.uncc.edu) is a member of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) with 30 full-time faculty serving over 2.000 undergraduate and 200 graduate students. The Department is housed in the College of Health and Human Services, which also includes the Department of Kinesiology, School of Nursing, and School of Social Work.

Vacancy Open to:

All Candidates

Description of Work:

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte recognizes the differentiation of mission, goals, and objectives inherent in the diversity of disciplines represented by its colleges and departments. Thus, the Job Responsibilities and Essential Functions for Non-Tenure Track Faculty should be interpreted in the context of the related departmental and collegiate teaching goals.

Teaching – Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include but are not limited to: subject matter competence, course design, course presentation, and grading student work.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The faculty member will contribute to the undergraduate degree programs through teaching, student advising, and service. Courses will include oral and writing intensive instruction as well as introductory and advanced concepts in health systems management and public health.

Minimum Experience/Education:

UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned masters and/or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.

Preferred Education, Skills and Experience:

Candidates must have either a doctoral degree or a master’s degree and two years of practice experience in health administration, public health or a related field by August 2021. Candidates are expected to present evidence of commitment to quality undergraduate teaching and advising. The extent to which the candidate can contribute to the vision and mission of the department (https://publichealth.uncc.edu/about-us) will be
considered. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience teaching diverse undergraduate student populations and a demonstrated commitment to public health workforce development.

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Posted: 5/11/2021
Application Due: 6/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time