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MPH Assistant Program Director
Louisiana State Univerity Shreveport

Date Posted Dec. 10, 2019
Title MPH Assistant Program Director
University Louisiana State Univerity Shreveport
Shreveport, LA, United States
Department Kinesiology & Health Science
Application Deadline Open until Filled
Position Start Date January 2020
  • Associate/Assistant Director
  • Public Health/Management/Administration

The LSUS/LSUHSC-Shreveport MPH Program is a collaborative CEPH Accredited Program. The LSUS MPH Assistant Program Director is a full-time (9-month with additional summer school opportunities) faculty position at the Associate (tenure track) rank. The faculty member will have administrative duties and responsibilities on the LSUS campus under the direction of the MPH Program Director. The faculty member will also be involved with teaching, research and community service in support of the MPH Program and LSUS mission and goals.

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining liaison with faculty and staff on the LSUS and LSUHSC-S campuses.
  • Assisting with curriculum development and program quality assurance
  • Providing oversight, maintenance and development of CEPH self-study documents
  • Providing direction and guidance to faculty related to CEPH Competencies
  • Directing the Applied Practical Experience to online and face to face students
  • Establishing regular events for student career counselling and Interprofessional educational events
  • Advising and mentoring students
  • Teaching in the MPH Program
  • Conducting scholarly activities (e.g., research, grants) relevant to Public Health
  • Participating in service within the department, college, university and community.
    Minimum Qualifications
  • Applicants must hold a DrPH, PhD, MD or equivalent doctoral degree.
  • Previous experience teaching in an accredited MPH Program.
  • Documented evidence of an active research agenda and published peer-reviewed scholarship.
  • Evidence of academic leadership and administrative experiences
  • Demonstrated experience in professional development
  • Experience with academic and CEPH accreditation
  • Experience with online education and alternative instructional design methods
  • Experience in utilization progressive technology
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • At least 5 years of higher education academic experience
  • Minimum of at least 2 years of leadership in higher education
  • Demonstrated involvement in state, national and/or international professional organizations
  • Evidence of support for diversity and inclusion in an academic setting.
    Supervision Received: Directly from the MPH Program Director, Chair of the Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, Dean of the College Provost and Chancellor.
    Supervision Exercised: None
    Location of Work: LSUS, MPH Program Office
    Start Date: Spring Semester 2020, as early as January
    Applications: Submit letter of application, resume/CV, names and addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of four professional references. Applications may be mailed or submitted electronically. Electronic applications should be sent to: Mailed applications should be submitted to:

Timothy P. Winter
Chair for the Department of Kinesiology and Health Science
LSU Shreveport One University Place Shreveport, LA 71115

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  • LSUS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and encourages applications from women, veterans, and minorities.

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Contact Information

  • Timothy Winter
    Kinesiology & Health Science
    Louisiana State Univerity Shreveport
    1 Univeristy Place
    Kinesiology & Health Science
    Shreveport, LA 71115
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