The Masters in Public Health (MPH) program in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University invites applications for one or more fixed term, non-tenure track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach courses in on a term-by-term basis for the 2020-2021 academic year.
Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the School Head. Salary is competitive and will be negotiated with the School Head.
Courses will be in the online option of the MPH degree in Public Health Practice (PHP) and/or the online Graduate Certificate in Public Health (GCPH).
The MPH program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
Appointments will be housed in either the School of Biological and Population Health Sciences or the School of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences, depending on courses to be taught.
Typically requires Master’s degree in discipline appropriate to the field of teaching/instructional tasks.
Master's degree or higher in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Environmental and Occupational Health, Global Health, Health Management, Health Policy, Health Promotion, Health Behavior, Public Health, or closely related discipline appropriate to the field of teaching/instructional tasks.
Teaching experience at the college or university level.
Experience with modern pedagogical techniques.
Ability to communicate effectively with a wide variety of audiences, especially using electronic communication methods.
Evident commitment to educational equity.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with training, education, and experience.
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