Teach undergraduate health promotion courses in health behavior and other public health education-related areas. Provide professional service to the department, community and profession, and other duties as assigned. This is a nine-month, fixed-term (non-tenure track) appointment.
Special Instructions To Application:
Application screening begins March 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. In order to apply, candidates must submit the following materials online at www.jobs.ecu.edu: a) candidate profile, b) letter of application addressing the position description including a teaching philosophy, c) names and contact information for three references, and d) current curriculum vita. As part of the screening process, the references provided may be contacted.
Two to three original letters of reference are required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. For letters of reference not submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system, please have the original signed letters mailed to Dr. Don Chaney, ECU 2202 Carol Belk Building Greenville NC 27858.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with achievement and experience. It is expected that this position will begin August 12, 2019.
For further information, please contact: Dr. Don Chaney, Chair of the Department of Health Education and Promotion: firstname.lastname@example.org or (252) 737-4932 or Ms. Rose Haddock, Search Committee Chair: email@example.com or (252) 737-1759.
Applicants must hold a master's degree in health education, health promotion, public health or a closely related field (including but not limited to Health Behavior, Epidemiology, Health Policy and Health Communication) and must be conferred and received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 937216
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Health Education and Promotion is comprised of 42 faculty members whose teaching and research interests span a variety of areas that center on improving the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities, populations, and the environment. The Department provides instruction for the University’s general education requirement in personal health. Over 1,000 majors are currently enrolled in one of the degree programs in the Department, including the BS in Public Health with concentrations in Community Health, Worksite Health Promotion, and Prehealth Professions; MA in Health Education; BS and MS in Environmental Health; and BS and MS in Athletic Training. The BS in Public Health is one of thirteen programs in the country that has been accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) as a standalone baccalaureate public health program. More information can be found at the Department website: http://www.ecu.edu/hlth/. The Department seeks to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber skilled in the scholarship of research, teaching, leadership, and application of knowledge.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.