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Faculty-Adjunct-Health Science/Public Health

Apply now Job no: 5770
Work type: Part Time
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Categories: Faculty, Academic Term, Academics



Prepares and delivers relevant course content using a variety of teaching methods and assessments that support student learning.  Ensures that students achieve and demonstrate mastery of stated learning objectives.

Courses taught may include Introduction to Public Health, Determinants of Health, Introduction to Health Profession, Epidemiology, and other general public health related courses.


Essential Job Functions

  • Teaches assigned course(s) by delivering appropriate course content to students, preparing course materials and lesson plans, and addressing students’ questions and/or concerns
  • Maintains accurate records of student attendance, academic achievement and performance in accordance with university policies and procedures
  • Distributes to each student, in each course, a university approved syllabus that includes course objectives, texts, attendance policy and materials required for course and evaluation criteria
  • Communicates early with any student in danger of failure or in need of individual counseling
  • Refers students to appropriate university sources for information, guidance, financial assistance, career development, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of a master's degree in public health or a related field of study from a regionally accredited institution
  • Experience teaching at the post-secondary level
  • Two or more years of multi-disciplinary health care industry experience with a focus on general public health, health policy, epidemiology, and/or research methods or equivalent


Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate in public health, epidemiology, or a related field of study from a regionally accredited institution


Please Note

College/university transcripts are required prior to hire

By applying to this posting, you are entering an applicant pool for adjunct faculty which will be hired on an as needed basis. As such, not everyone in the applicant pool for this position will be contacted and/or selected to teach.

Johnson & Wales University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law.

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