This is a full-time, nine-month tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment in the Community Health Program, located in the School of Human Sciences, within the College of Natural and Health Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado (UNC). The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in the Human Services Bachelor of Science Program and graduate courses in the Master of Public Health Program, maintain an active research portfolio, and engage in university, school, program and professional service activities. The Master of Public Health Program at UNC is a partner in the collaborative Colorado School of Public Health (i.e., 3 partner campuses: UNC, Colorado State University and University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus).
An earned doctorate in public health, or a closely related field, with research expertise in public health or related field.
Evidence of effective university teaching using a variety of methods, including online instruction in the following topics, public health policy, epidemiology, biostatistics, and foundations of public health at the graduate level. Evidence of public health-focused research and experience with public health-related community outreach.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits available include health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, as well as a selection of several defined contribution retirement programs. Dependents and spouses of UNC Employees who are employed as 0.5 FTE or above are entitled to and eligible for Dependent Tuition Grants. These tuition grants will cover in-state tuition charges. Further requirements may exist. Other benefits may be available based on position.
About Colorado School of Public Health at the University of Northern Colorado
The Master of Public Health Program at the University of Northern Colorado is a partner in the collaborative Colorado School of Public Health (i.e., 3 partner campuses: University of Northern Colorado, Colorado State University and University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus). The University of Northern Colorado is a Doctoral/Research University enrolling 13,000+ graduate and undergraduate stud...ents. The university, founded in 1889, is located in Greeley, Colorado, which has a growing population of 95,000 and is situated an hour north of Denver and 30 miles east of the Rocky Mountains. Further information about UNC and the City of Greeley is available at http://www.unco.edu.