Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor of Global Health

  • Denison University
  • Granville, OH
  • Apr 02, 2021
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology

Job Description

Department: Global Health

Job Summary and Requirements: Global Health - Job Ad, Epidemiologist (2020- 2021) Denison University. The Global Health Program invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Instructor or Professor beginning August 2021. Candidates with a MPH or PhD in hand are preferred. Candidates who are ABD will be considered.

The following specializations are preferred: -MPH or PhD in Global Health with a specialization in Epidemiology -MPH or PhD in Public Health with a global focus on Epidemiology -MPH or PhD in Epidemiology with a global focus -MPH or PhD in Biostatistics with a global health focus This position requires an epidemiologist whose work is both empirically rigorous and methodologically sophisticated. The candidate must show commitment to and enthusiasm for teaching and engage with undergraduate students. The ability to teach within the interdisciplinary Global Health curricula and a strong commitment to liberal arts education are necessary. Candidates should be able to teach an epidemiology course with a lab, a Global Health methods course, and an interdisciplinary introductory course on Global Health. The teaching load will be 4 courses per year, 2 courses per semester (Fall and Spring) with one lab course each semester. Denison offers extensive support for visiting faculty, including professional development funds for a conference presentation, opportunities for student-faculty research collaboration, and a range of workshops and mentoring programs to develop our faculty strengths as teacher-scholars. Completed applications received by March 19, 2021 will receive full consideration. Position open until filled. Inquiries should be sent to the Global Health Program Director Fareeda Griffith at

Denison University is an increasingly diverse, highly selective, private, residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 2300 undergraduate students from across the nation and world. The college is committed to attracting and supporting an academically and culturally diverse faculty.

Denison is located 25 miles east of the state capital Columbus. For more information about Denison, see our website at To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to foster a diverse campus community which recognizes the value of all persons regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, gender expression and identity, sexual orientation, disability, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources, please see our Diversity Contact List at Denison University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to being an antiracist and diverse learning and working community is essential to our educational mission. For more information on ways we are committing to be a campus community dedicated to antiracism please see President Adam Weinberg's statement Please refer to for additional information on the required Applicant Documents: A letter of application Curriculum Vitae Teaching statement Diversity Statement Three names of professional references including email addresses, telephone numbers, and mailing addresses.

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