The University of Iowa's Department of Health and Human Physiology invites applications for a non-tenure track Lecturer position in Health Promotion and Health Studies for the academic year 2017-18, beginning August 2017, January 2018, or August 2018 renewable for a total of three years (2017-2020 or 2018-2021) and renewable thereafter in three year increments. Applications are sought from candidates with a demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching in health management, health administration, health services, social determinants of health, health technologies, or related disciplines. Duties of this position include teaching and undergraduate advising.
In 2016, the University of Iowa adopted a new policy governing the rights and responsibilities of Instructional Faculty, including the addition of promotion criteria and ranks. The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is currently engaged in implementing the new policy. For more information about the UI Instructional Faculty policy: https://provost.uiowa.edu/instructional-faculty-track-appointments.
The Department of Health and Human Physiology and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
A doctoral degree in health administration, health management, health services, health systems, health policy, public health, behavioral social sciences, health promotion, or health education OR a master¹s degree in health/business administration (MHA or MHA/MBA combined) or public health (MPH) with 3 years' experience in the field is required.
A demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching in health management, health administration, health services, social determinants of health, health technologies or closely related disciplines.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical ce...nters and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.