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Assistant/Associate Professor of Public and Allied Health

Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH Full-time
Posted on November 5, 2018

Position Description: The Department of Public and Allied Health at Bowling Green State University (BGSU), Bowling Green, Ohio is seeking applicants for one (1) 9-month tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level. The department is seeking an individual to join our undergraduate and graduate programs during an exciting time of growth and new opportunities.

Primary responsibilities: The selected candidate will play a major and collaborative role in the growth and development of programs in public health, allied health, and applied health. In addition to teaching at the undergraduate level, responsibilities may also include teaching courses in graduate health services administration. Other responsibilities include establishing a record of high quality research and publication, participating on academic committees, advising students, supervising graduate students, and providing professional service through community engagement and professional societies.

Qualifications: Candidates from all areas of public health, environmental health, allied health, healthcare administration, or related public health and allied health fields are invited to apply. Candidates holding a PhD or expect to have an earned doctorate by the start of employment are preferred. Advanced ABD candidates will be considered but must complete the degree by the end of the first year of employment. The preferred candidates will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: health services management, healthcare operations, research methods, health policy, or environmental health. Applicants should demonstrate the potential for research and teaching excellence. Candidates applying for the Associate Professor rank are expected to have a proven record of scholarship as evidenced by peer reviewed publications/grants. Online teaching experience is preferred.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position and in keeping with candidate’s experience and credentials.

Position Availability: August 2019

Applicants should submit a letter of application and full curriculum vitae summarizing their suitability for the job, a description of their research plan, a statement of teaching experience/philosophy, contact information and contact information for three professional references. Finalists are also required to furnish official transcripts and are subject to a background check. Application deadline: December 6, 2018.

The Department of Public and Allied Health offers undergraduate degrees in Allied Health, Public Health, Applied Health, Health Care Administration, Dietetics, Nutrition Science, Medical Laboratory Science, and Nursing. A Master of Health Services Administration program has been developed to meet regional and national demand. The Master of Food and Nutrition is offered on-campus and through eCampus. The College of Health and Human Services offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs to over 2000 students.

Bowling Green State University is a residential campus located in Northwest Ohio approximately 20 miles south of Toledo, Ohio. Approximately 20,000 students (including 2000 graduate students) attend BGSU, which has more than 900 faculty members on a 1338-acre campus. The University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. BGSU offers more than 200 undergraduate majors and programs, 47 master’s degree programs, and 17 doctoral degree programs.

Bowling Green State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.