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Assistant Professor, Health Studies
University of Rhode Island in Kingston, Pennsylvania
 
 
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Date Posted 03/12/2021
Category
Faculty-Health-Other Health Faculty
Employment Type
Application Deadline Open until filled
 
 
 
 
 

Posting Details


Job Title Assistant Professor, Health Studies
Job Description Summary, Duties and Responsibilities, Required Qualifications and Preferred Qualifications

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by April 15, 2021. Second consideration may be given to applications received by May 10, 2021. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (May 10, 2021) may not be given full consideration.
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The University of Rhode Island’s Department of Health Studies invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor, faculty position with an expertise in public health, health policy, global health, and/or interdisciplinary approaches to health. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate classes in Health Studies, such as introduction to public health, health services, health policy, health administration, global health, health disparities; developing and maintaining a sustainable, research program with the potential for extramural funding; advising undergraduate students; mentoring student research; and engaging in university service. The position will be an academic year appointment with an expected start date of August 2021. The Department is located in the College of Health Sciences, which is part of the University’s Academic Health Collaborative, along with the colleges of Pharmacy and Nursing, and the Institute for Integrated Health and Innovation. The Health Studies Department is recognized for excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. Our Department has approximately 450 undergraduates and 4 faculty members. For more information about the Department of Health Studies, please visit https://web.uri.edu/health-studies/.

The Department, College and University recognize that the field of public health and health studies needs to be strengthened by contributions from a broad range of perspectives. The Department of Health Studies is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and seeks to serve as a representative inspiration for the next generations. As such, we particularly welcome candidates from groups that are historically underrepresented, marginalized, and/or excluded in the field of public health and health studies that will support the mission of both URI and the Department of Health Studies to expose students to different perspectives. Candidates will demonstrate a commitment to inclusivity to enhance a sense of belonging and academic success among undergraduate students from diverse cultures and backgrounds.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to teach a variety of undergraduate courses in Health Studies, mentor and advise undergraduate students and have an active research agenda.

Qualifications

Required:

1) A PhD, DrPH, or comparable terminal doctoral degree (or ABD with doctorate conferred by September 2021).

2) Demonstrated active research program in health-related field.

3) Demonstrated teaching experience and responsibilities at the college or university level as either an instructor, lecturer, or teaching assistant.

4) Demonstrated experience and commitment to working with and promoting diverse and underrepresented groups.

Preferred:

1) Completion of a postdoctoral fellowship.

2) Strong quantitative research skills.

3) Ability to attract external funding.

4) Ability to teach online.
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ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

Union AAUP - American Assoc of Univ Professors
Status Academic Year, Full-time, Tenure-track, Permanent
End Date of Restriction or Limitation

Department Health Studies
Contact(s)

Please note: Job applications must be submitted directly online only at: (https://jobs.uri.edu)

Contact Email
Campus Location Kingston
Grant Funded No
Extension Contingent on Funding Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

Only online applications will be accepted. For first initial consideration, the following 4 document/materials should be uploaded by April 15, 2021, and addressed to Search Committee Chair, Department of Health Studies, University of Rhode Island to your online Faculty Employment Application:

(#1) A letter of application including a summary of qualifications for the position (as one complete pdf doc)

(#2) Curriculum vitae that includes the names and contact information of three reference

(#3) A 1-2-page research statement with a 5-year detailed research timeline (as one complete pdf doc)

(#4) “Other Document” – A one-page diversity statement that identifies commitment to justice, equity, diversity and inclusion and action items.


Position Number 106542
Posting Number F00231
Posting Date 03/10/2021
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Quicklink for Posting https://jobs.uri.edu/postings/7815

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