The Public Health Program at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, seeks applicants for an adjunct lecturer position (non-tenure-track) for Fall quarter 2017 to teach the undergraduate course: PHSC 2: The American Health System. PHSC 2 examines fundamental aspects of the U.S. health system, including organization, delivery, financing, cost, access, and quality. The fall quarter is 10 weeks long, with an 11th week for finals. PHSC 2 will meet Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30 AM 10:10 AM starting September 19, 2017.
$6,600 per course
Advanced degree (Ph.D., M.D., or M.P.H degree preferred, M.S. considered if accompanied by professional or academic experience), and experience teaching on health care systems and organizations at the university level.
Experience teaching university-level course(s) relating to health care and health systems in the United States.
Duties include but are not limited to: A. Teaching undergraduates, with a particular focus on students interested in public health and/or health-related careers. B. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with this course, including a. Conducting all assigned class meetings. b. Assigning and evaluating written work, projects, and exams that align with course learning objectives. c. Holding weekly office hours on campus. d. Assigning and submitting student grades to the Registrar by the designated deadline. e. Administering numerical and narrative course evaluations to students in all courses. f. Fulfilling other instructional or academic duties as may be assigned by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences or by the program director of the department.
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.