Teaching Faculty I 9 Month Salaried (College of Social Sciences and Public Policy)

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Job Title: Teaching Faculty I 9 Month Salaried (College of Social Sciences and Public Policy)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48849

College of Social Sciences and Public Policy

Public Health Program

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

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The Public Health program in the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy at Florida State University seeks candidates for a nine-month, specialized teaching faculty position to start August 2021. The position carries a 4/4 teaching load, with possible reductions for leading the undergraduate internship program in public health.

Successful candidates will be expected to teach a variety of upper-division undergraduate public health courses including epidemiology, introduction to public health, biostatistics, and environmental health. Additional responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate public health students, as well as engaging in service activities in the public health program, the College, and the community.


Candidates must have their Ph.D. or Dr. PH in Public Health or a related discipline (e.g., Sociology, Political Science, Public Policy) at the time of the appointment.

There is a preference for candidates with applied public health experience.


Preference will be given to candidates with applied public health experience.

Contact Info

Lynn Peacock at [email protected]

University Information

One of the nation's elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, there’s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrow’s news!

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Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

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Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.

Applicants should submit a letter of application indicating their teaching and research interests, a curriculum vitae, a teaching portfolio with evidence of instructional effectiveness, and the names and contact information for three references. Materials should be sent in PDF format to Public Health Staff person Lynn Peacock at [email protected] with the subject line "specialized faculty search".

Faculty Information

Specialized teaching faculty at Florida State University are covered by the UFF-FSU faculty collective bargaining agreement (http://bit..y/2wXVV8q), which stipulates raises and contract lengths with a promotion track from Teaching Faculty I to II and II to III (httpL//fla.st/2vywYAf). Questions about this position may be directed to the director of the undergraduate public health program, Dr. Amy Burdette at [email protected]

Florida State University is a Carnegie Foundation-classified Research I institution. Among its 42,000 students are 8,500 graduate students pursuing over 200 programs of study. Tallahassee is Florida 's capital city, with a metropolitian population of over 375,000. Its principal employers are state government and three higher education institutions, inluding an HBCU.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 5/13/2021
Application Due: 5/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time