Assistant or Associate Professor, Health Sciences

  • California State University, Dominguez Hills, Health Sciences Department
  • California State University, Dominguez Hills, East Victoria Street, Carson, CA, USA
  • Oct 27, 2020
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology

Job Description

 

The Department of  Health Sciences, College of Health, Human Services, and Nursing at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) invites applications for a Tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (Academic Year) with the appointment starting in Fall 2021.

At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University’s mission, vision, and core values.

The Position

This is an academic year tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in Health Sciences beginning August 2021.  Candidates are sought with a doctorate in public health and a focus on health administration, or in health administration with an MPH or other CEPH-accredited master’s degree, or in business or public administration and a focus on health administration and an MPH or other CEPH-accredited master’s degree.  

Responsibilities

Excellence in teaching, scholarly publications, service to the university and community, student advisement and recruitment, curriculum development, and other responsibilities consistent with the mission of the University and the requirements of the Department and College are expected.  Teaching duties may consist of day, evening, weekend, and/or online classes in both the current undergraduate and planned graduate programs.  Teaching areas include but are not limited to healthcare finance; health services, operations, and strategic management; quantitative and qualitative analysis and problem-solving; health information systems and analytics; health management sciences; GIS; organizational theory and behavior; design and innovation; leadership; and health law and ethics. 

 

 

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Applicants must have experience in teaching undergraduates from diverse age, socioeconomic, cultural, and academic backgrounds.
  • Earned doctorate in public health with a focus on health administration, or in health administration with an MPH or other CEPH-accredited master’s degree, or in business or public administration with a focus in health administration and an MPH or other CEPH-accredited master’s degree;
  • current or recent experience in the healthcare industry and working with diverse populations;
  • scholarly publications commensurate with experience;
  • curriculum development experience; and 
  • evidence of a strong commitment to student success.
  • If doctorate is in progress, it must be completed before the start date of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent teaching track-record;
  • Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives;
  • scholarly publications;
  • grant writing experience;
  • involvement in discipline related issues at local, national or international levels;
  • established relationships with community-based organizations and health agencies; 
  • mentorship of students engaged in research;
  • program development experience;
  • experience with students learning outcomes assessment; and
  • program accreditation experience.

Application Details

Employment Requirement – Background Check

Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment.  CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information.  Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.

Mandated Reporter Per CANRA

The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA) and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

The position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin in January 2021. For full consideration, please submit your completed application with the required materials no later than January 10, 2021.

  • Current Curriculum Vitae with contact information
  • Cover letter
  • Statement on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • List of 3 references with contact information*
  • Unofficial transcripts (an official transcript will be required for the finalist)**
  • A Statement on Teaching
  • A Statement on Research
  • Sample Publications or Evidence of Creative/Scholarly Activity
  • Teaching Evaluations (if available)

Apply Here: https://careers.csudh.edu/en-us/job/497821/assistant-or-associate-professor-health-sciences

 

 

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Application Deadline

The position is open until filled