Kinesiology & Health Studies, Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track, Temporary Lecturer (25902)

Job description

Job DetailsJob Location Main Campus - Edmond, OKPosition Type FacultyPublic Health Temp Lecturer Position Overview:

The Public Health Lecturer provides a quality learning experience for students. Lecturer faculty performs instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The relationship of the Lecturer faculty member to the student is one of teacher and facilitator of learning. The Kinesiology and Health Studies Department at the University of Central Oklahoma invites application for a full-time temp. Lecturer in Public Health. Lecturer will teach public health courses and perform instruction - related duties in accordance with the mission, policies, and procedures of the department. This is a temporary position for the 2021-2022 academic year.

College/Department Overview:

The College of Education and Professional Studies currently has 100 full-time and over 100 part-time faculty organized in seven departments. The college offers 23 undergraduate majors and 28 graduate majors. All teacher education programs are CAEP accredited. Other programs are recognized at the state and national levels with accreditations by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the American Dietetic Association (ADA), the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR), and the Oklahoma Educational Quality and Accountability Commission (OEQA). UCO's College of Education and Professional Studies has an enrollment of nearly 4,800 students, about one-fourth of whom are graduate students. For further information see our website at

The Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies has 23 full-time faculty in 4 undergraduate and 2 graduate programs – Physical Education, Exercise Fitness Management, Outdoor Community Recreation, Public Health, Athletic Training Education and Wellness Management

Department Specific Essential Job Functions:

Duties include teaching day/evening undergraduate courses, and service to the department as needed. The primary teaching responsibility is in our Public Health Program.


Experience Required:

An earned Master's degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval). Possesses excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills.

Experience Preferred:

Higher education teaching experience is preferred. Preference will be given to a candidate with a MPH degree and public health agency experience.


Reports to the Chair of the Department and the Dean of the College. Ability to work cooperatively with other faculty and staff is necessary.

Physical Demands:

Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.




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Posted: 6/2/2021
Application Due: 8/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time