Assistant Professor - AZ - Public Health Program

Midwestern University logoCompany:  Midwestern University

Location:  Glendale, AZ

Date Posted:   August 13, 2019  

Application Deadline:   Open until filled

Employment Type:   Full time  

Salary:   Competitive salary and benefit package fully funded by the institution


Assistant Professor - AZ - Public Health Program - College of Graduate Studies

About the Position

The Public Health Program in the College of Graduate Studies at Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty position at the rank of ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, available in 2019/2020 academic year. This position is supported by a competitive salary and benefit package fully funded by the institution.  Applicants must have earned a clinical doctorate degree (e.g., DO/MD, DVM/VMD, DMD/DDS) as well as a public health-related degree (e.g., MPH, M.S. in Epidemiology), and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching future healthcare professionals in an interdisciplinary environment. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required.

The successful candidate will participate in the development and instruction of online and traditional courses in public health practice, administration, epidemiology, biostatistics, emerging and zoonotic infectious diseases, and food safety/security within a newly established MPH program in Global One Health for osteopathic medical, veterinary, dental, pharmacy, optometry, and other health science students. This position involves a significant amount of teaching with highly motivated healthcare professions graduate students in an interdisciplinary environment, but also offers the opportunity to develop a strong research program or to engage in other scholarly activities. A research start-up package can be made available to qualified candidates if justified.

Qualified and interested applicants should apply online. The following application materials must be submitted in PDF format:
1. Cover letter of application
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Statement of teaching philosophy
4. Statement of potential research interests
5. Contact information for three references

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on August 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Additional inquiries may be directed to Dr. Alice Chapman, Director, MPH Program at achapm1@midwestern.edu.

Midwestern University is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides graduate and postgraduate education for healthcare professions students and in the health sciences. Please visit our website at www.midwestern.edu for more information about our campus and programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Qualifications

Applicants must have earned a clinical doctorate degree (e.g., DO/MD, DVM/VMD, DMD/DDS) as well as a public health-related degree (e.g., MPH, M.S. in Epidemiology), and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching future healthcare professionals in an interdisciplinary environment. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required. 

How to Apply

Qualified and interested applicants should apply online. The following application materials must be submitted in PDF format:
1. Cover letter of application
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Statement of teaching philosophy
4. Statement of potential research interests
5. Contact information for three references

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