Associate/Full Professor Professor of Health Education and Promotion

Kent State University in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted November 17, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time


The Health Education and Promotion Program at Kent State University is seeking applicants for a 9-month, full time, tenure-track position in School Health Education at the Associate/Full Professor rank in the School of Health Sciences.  The program offers degrees at the bachelors (community and school), masters and doctoral levels. 


The successful candidate will:

  • possess an earned doctorate in health education with an emphasis in school health education
  • have an established record of scholarship in the field of school health education with the ability to conduct independent research
  • have past involvement and/or knowledge of NCATE accreditation
  • possess experience teaching courses in school health education at the undergraduate, master or doctoral levels
  • have experience supervising and mentoring undergraduate students and graduate students.


Position responsibilities include research productivity; teaching professional and service courses in health education and promotion; participation in committee and program assignments including administrative, supervisory and other functions; service to the profession, university, and program; and mentoring and advising students.


To apply for this position, visit our jobsite at and complete an academic data form for position number 998449.  Please attach to the academic data form a cover letter and curriculum vitae.  In addition, please submit copies of academic transcripts, three (3) letters of reference and permission to contact the references to:


Dr. Renee Axiotis

Search Committee Chair

Health Education and Promotion

Nixson Hall

Kent State University

P.O. Box 5190

Kent, OH  44242-0001




Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2013, until the position is filled.


Kent State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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