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Lecturer, Medical Studies
Arizona State University

Date Posted Apr. 25, 2019
Title Lecturer, Medical Studies
University Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ, United States
Department College of Health Solutions
Application Deadline Initial close date is May 25, 2019
Position Start Date To be determined
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Lecturer – Medical Studies, College of Health Solutions

The College of Health Solutions at the Arizona State University, Downtown Campus, is seeking three full-time, 9-month, non-tenure eligible faculty members at the rank of Lecturer to teach undergraduate courses in the Medical Studies bachelor’s degree program. Faculty duties include teaching courses within the Medical Studies curriculum (80%, equivalent to 12 credits per semester) and service to the college (20%). The faculty member will be required to teach online courses and on-ground courses on the ASU Downtown Campus and/or the ASU West campus. Applicants must present evidence of teaching experience and a strong commitment to high quality teaching at the undergraduate level. This is a fixed-term appointment that is renewable annually. Subsequent one-year appointments may be offered, under the same terms and conditions, at the discretion of the college and university. Salary is dependent on qualifications.

The College of Health Solutions (CHS) is dedicated to translating scientific advances into practical interventions to improve health outcomes through education, research and service. We equip students with the knowledge and skills to influence healthier lifestyle choices; develop creative interventions to improve the health of people and populations; analyze and translate large amounts of health data into solutions; and maximize the technology, science, business and application of diagnostics. CHS research programs encompass basic/discovery science, clinical trials, intervention science and measurement of health outcomes. In all cases, CHS faculty use interdisciplinary approaches to address the complex systems that underpin health problems. The college is highly collaborative, transparent and team-oriented with an innovative organizational structure that includes translational teams, affinity networks, and academic programs to improve the health of people and communities.

The current training programs include behavioral health, biomedical diagnostics, biomedical informatics, executive and continuing education, exercise science, health promotion, health sciences, kinesiology, medical studies, nutrition, population health, the science of health care delivery, and speech and hearing science. Our programs are offered at ASU’s Downtown Phoenix, Tempe, West and Lake Havasu campuses, as well as on Mayo Clinic’s Scottsdale campus.

For more information about ASU and the College of Health Solutions, visit and

Required Qualifications
 Master’s degree or higher in health science or related fields
 Demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate courses in the specified areas of Health Sciences including, but not limited to, Evaluation of Health Sciences Research, Applied Medical/Healthcare Ethics, Complementary Healthcare, and Cultural Aspects of Health
 At least one year of college/university teaching experience (full time experience or multiyear equivalent of part time experience)

Desired Qualifications
 Experience with online courses taught through Canvas operating system
 Experience teaching large face-to-face undergraduate courses
 Experience developing original course materials/curricula
 Nationally recognized credential related to core professional area(s) of expertise
 Record of service to professional organization(s) and/or community agencies related to core professional area(s) of expertise
 Demonstrated ability to work within an inter-professional team of educators
 5 years clinical experience with patient care
 Administrative experience in an academic or clinical setting

Application Deadline and Procedures
Initial close date for the position is May 25, 2019. Applications are reviewed every week thereafter until the search is closed.

To apply, click to submit the following:

  • A letter of interest including the name of the position for which you are applying, your qualifications, professional experience, teaching experience and philosophy of teaching
  • curriculum vitae or resume
  • names and contact information for three professional references

If you have questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Shayla McAnly at .

A background check is required for employment.

  • Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. (See ASU’s complete non-discrimination statement and

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Contact Information

  • Shayla McAnly
    College of Health Solutions
    Arizona State University
    550 N. 3rd Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85004


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