At a minimum, qualified candidates must hold a terminal degree in public health, public administration, policy, economics, or a related field prior to their appointment. Candidates must also demonstrate evidence of successful teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. Associate or Full level candidates should demonstrate a record of peer-reviewed research and a sustained record of external funding in areas associated with health policy, health services research and management.
West Virginia University is a comprehensive, land-grant, Carnegie designated High Research public institution, with 32,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The Health Sciences Center includes the Schools of Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry and Nursing, each of which offers professional and graduate training programs. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small towns in the U.S. with affordable housing, excellent schools, a picturesque countryside, many outdoor recreational activities, and close proximity to major cities, such as Pittsburgh and Washington, DC.
The concepts of social justice, inclusivity, collegiality and collaboration have intrinsic value in the School of Public Health.
Applicants should apply to: https://wvu.taleo.net/careersection/faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=01055
with a cover letter describing their research, teaching, and service interests/agendas; contact information for three references; summary of teaching evaluations or other materials; and a current curriculum vitae.
Full letters of recommendation will be required once finalists have been identified.
Review of applicants will commence upon receipt. The position will remain open until filled.
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://hr.wvu.edu/.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.