Muhlenberg College invites applications for a one-year faculty position as a visiting assistant professor in our thriving public health program for AY 2018-2019. The position will begin in the Fall 2018 semester. The hired faculty member will teach courses in Epidemiology, Global Health, Introductory Public Health, and in the candidate’s area of specialization. Teaching load is 3 courses per semester.
Qualified applicants will have completed a doctoral degree (DrPH or PhD) with a focus in public health or related area of study with demonstrated excellence in teaching and evidence of scholarly productivity commensurate with experience. Candidates who have also completed an MPH or MSPH degree, in addition to a doctoral degree, are preferred.
Qualified candidates should electronically send 1) a letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, 4) a separate statement on how they will effectively engage with issues of diversity in the classroom and on campus or in the broader community, and 5) contact information for three professional references to Chrysan Cronin, Director of Public Health, at firstname.lastname@example.org formatted as a PDF file in one document. For best consideration please apply before January 31, 2018.
The College is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service. An equal opportunity employer, Muhlenberg College is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding faculty and staff from racial, ethnic, and disability groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in higher education. For additional information about Muhlenberg's commitment to diversity and inclusion, applicants can find the latest updates to the College's Diversity Strategic Plan at this link: http://www.muhlenberg.edu/main/aboutus/president/initiatives/diversityatmuhlenberg/
Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg College is a highly-selective, coeducational, residential four-year institution of 2,200 students located in Allentown, Pennsylvania’s third largest city. Allentown is about 50 miles north of Philadelphia and 90 miles west of Manhattan. Muhlenberg College seeks excellent and innovative teachers with both a strong commitment to teaching in a Liberal Arts environment and... an active research program. The College is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the growing diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, scholarship, and service.