Hofstra Universityâ€™s Department of Health Professions in the School of Health Professions and Human Services invites applications for a Special Assistant Professor of Community Health and Health Sciences for the academic year 2019-2020, beginning September 3, 2019. Ideal candidates will possess higher education teaching experience, expertise and research interests in areas such as health policy, health management, population health, and/or health disparities. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong record of scholarly research, and potential to work collaboratively as members of interdisciplinary teams and interface with community-based organizations in diverse settings.
Successful candidates will be expected to teach and advise students, supervise internships and culminating research projects, develop or continue a vibrant program of research and community-based projects, and participate fully in the life of the department.
The School of Health Professions and Human Services is home to three flourishing departments: Health Professions; Speech-Language Hearing Sciences; and Counseling and Mental Health Professions. The Department of Health Professions has over 400 undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students in its Master of Public Health, Master of Health Administration, Health Informatics, Occupational Therapy and Sports Science programs.
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