Assistant Professor Vacancy #: 001674 Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Organizational Unit Overview
This is a fully-funded state position in the Brody School of Medicine Department of Public Health. The Department currently offers a Master’s degree of Public Health (MPH) with three concentrations: Health Policy, Administration and Leadership (HPAL), Epidemiology and Community Health and Health Behavior. The Department has a new DrPH program with two concentrations: Health Policy Administration & Leadership (HPAL) and Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH). A future School of Rural Public Health is planned being considered with rural health as an important aspect of our curriculum.
East Carolina University (nearly 29,000 students) is located in Greenville, North Carolina (population of 89,000). On the coastal plains, the area has mild winters and is 90 miles from the beautiful Crystal Coast and the capital city of Raleigh. It is within driving distance to Charlotte, Washington DC, Myrtle Beach, and the Smokey Mountains.
Teaching graduate courses in health policy, administration and leadership in the MPH and DrPH program; serving as graduate students’ academic advisor; maintaining an active research program; participating in departmental, college and university service as well as community/professional service.
Tenure-track position available.
A Doctoral degree (PhD, DrPH, DHA) in health policy, health administration, health services research , or a related discipline from an accredited institution;
A record of research productivity, including work with collaborative interdisciplinary teams;
Communication skills necessary for effective teaching and service;
Commitment to diversity and the reduction of health disparities.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education
Master’s in public health or Master’s in Health Administration; experience with graduate teaching, online instruction and/or executive education. Previous professional experience working in health care settings and working with accreditation processes.
Special Instructions to Applicant
Candidates should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online through the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system.
Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system.
References submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement.
The candidate of choice will also be required to provide an original transcript.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Cover letters can be addressed to: Dr. Huabin Luo, Search Committee Chair
Additional Instructions to Applicant
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.
Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy #001674 to ECU Human Resources at http://jobs.ecu.edu.
ECU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.