|Deadline||Open until filled|
|Date Posted||January 13, 2014|
|Type||Tenured, tenure track|
The University of Central Florida invites applications for a tenured or tenure-earning assistant, associate or full professor position for its Health Sciences Pre-Clinical (HSPC) program. The program is within the Department of Health Professions, located in the College of Health and Public Affairs. The assignment will include teaching, research, service, and participation in other appropriate internal activities that contribute to the advancement of the program and the collegial environment within the department.
UCF makes all application materials, including transcripts used in final screening, available to the public upon request.
HSPC is among the largest majors at the university. Currently there are over 2,500 students in the major and over 550 students in the minor. The University of Central Florida and its 12 colleges provide opportunities to 60,000 students from all 50 states and 140 countries. Located in Orlando, Florida, UCF is the nations second-largest university. UCF is called a Top Up-and-Coming national university by U.S. News & World Report, a best-value university by The Princeton Review and Kiplingers, and one of the nations most affordable colleges by Forbes.
UCF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are strongly urged to apply. As an agency of the state of Florida, UCF makes all application materials, including transcripts used in final screening, available to the public upon request.
Minimum qualifications: An earned doctorate from an accredited institution in public health; a minimum of two years of teaching experience in health sciences; and a record of research, peer reviewed publications and activities.
Preferred qualifications include: candidates should demonstrate potential for developing a strong research program of externally funded research; evidence of student mentoring with research and at least 2 years experience teaching in a Bachelor of Science program or higher within a university setting (specifically chronic disease epidemiology).
Applicants must submit the following: a letter of application describing qualifications, interest in the position, and potential contributions to the HSPC program; a current curriculum vitae; statement of research interests and plans; and the names and telephone numbers for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until this position is filled. Anticipated start date is August 8, 2014.
NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.
How To Apply
You can apply for this position online at http://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/37234