Location: Bowling Green, KY Category: Faculty Posted On: Wed Feb 26 2020 Job Description:
Responsibilities include teaching diverse graduate and undergraduate public health courses; conducting and disseminating original research; engaging in program, university, professional, and community service; and, advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. We seek candidates qualified to competency-based courses, especially those related to planning, policy, leadership, and/or evidence-based approaches. The ideal candidate has prior teaching and/or experience working in public health practice.
Candidates must hold an earned PhD/DrPH, or be ABD, in a public health or related field.
Candidates must hold at least one graduate degree from a CEPH-accredited school or program of public health.
Candidates must demonstrate competence in classroom and online instruction.
Kentucky state law requires all public institutions of postsecondary education to conduct pre-employment criminal background checks to determine suitability for employment.
Western Kentucky University (WKU) is committed to a policy of providing equal employment and educational opportunities to all candidates. Western Kentucky University will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, age, uniformed services, veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, or physical or mental disability in admission to career and technical education programs and/or activities, or employment practices in accordance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Revised 1992, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Persons with disabilities, who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the application and/or selection process, should notify the office of Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/University ADA Services (EEO) at (270) 745-5121.
Western Kentucky University (WKU) prepares students of all backgrounds to be productive, engaged, and socially responsible citizen-leaders of a global society. The University provides research, service and lifelong learning opportunities for its students, faculty, and other constituents. WKU enriches the quality of life for those within its reach.