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Assistant Professor, Health Education and Promotion (Non-Tenure Track)
University of Alabama

Date Posted Mar. 25, 2019
Title Assistant Professor, Health Education and Promotion (Non-Tenure Track)
University University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL, United States
Department Department of Health Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Health Education & Promotion
    Health Sciences - General

Assistant Professor, Health Education and Promotion (Non-Tenure Track)

The Department of Health Science at The University of Alabama (UA) seeks applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Assistant Professor. Ideal candidates should have a promising or existing record of teaching that will contribute to the department’s undergraduate and graduate programs in public health and health education & promotion.

The Department of Health Science is one of five departments in the College of Human Environmental Sciences at UA and offers the following degree programs: BS in Public Health, BSAT in Athletic Training, MA in Health Studies (with health promotion and athletic training options), MPH in Health Education & Promotion, and a PhD in Health Education and Health Promotion. A MSAT in Athletic Training is in the planning stages.

This position is a non-tenure earning three-year contract, but will be reviewed for renewal each year. The department encourages applications from candidates who will enhance the academic, professional, and ethnic or racial diversity of the department.

Qualified candidates are expected to have a doctoral degree in public health, health education, health promotion, or a closely related field. While not required, an MPH degree, academic or professional experience in public health, and CHES/MCHES status or eligibility are preferred.

Application deadline is Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Expected starting date of position is Friday, August 16, 2019.This position is a non-tenure earning renewable three year contract. It is renewable each year based on performance, need, and funding availability.

Application information is available at Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, and a list of three references with full contact information (attached as Optional Document 1).

For further information contact: Levi Ross, PhD, MPH, CHES, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Health Science The University of Alabama, Box 870311, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0311, (205) 348-0474,

  • The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases.

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