The Department of Health Sciences at Worcester State University invites applications for two (2) tenure-track appointments at the rank of assistant or associate professor (commensurate with experience), one specializing in Public Health and one specializing in Health Education. Regional/sub regional, thematic and chronological specializations are open. The appointment begins on September 1, 2017. Service to the campus, community and profession is expected, in addition to demonstrated teaching excellence and continuing scholarship.
A PhD in Public Health, Health Education, or a related field is required by time of appointment.
Worcester State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer which seeks to reflect the diversity of its community.
Worcester State University is a public institution of higher learning set on 58 acres in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts. We are dedicated to preparing students for personal success, rewarding careers, and effective citizenship in the 21st century.We offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the traditional liberal arts and sciences, teacher education, biomedical sc...iences, business, and the health professions. Worcester State University is dedicated to offering high quality, affordable undergraduate and graduate academic programs and to promoting the lifelong intellectual growth, global awareness, and career opportunities of our students. To this end, we value teaching excellence rooted in scholarship and community service; cooperate with the business, social, and cultural resources of Worcester County; collaborate with other institutions of higher learning in the region; and develop new programs responsive to emerging community needs.Worcester State University was named the ?Best College in Worcester County? in Worcester Magazine?s Readers Poll seven out of the past ten years. The Princeton Review also designated the University a 2007 ?America?s Best Value College? and a ?Best Northeastern College? from 2005-2013.Worcester State University is within an hour?s drive of all major population centers in New England. We invite you to contact us or stop by for a visit soon!