Required Education: Master's degree in health sciences or related field with relevant experience.
Preferred experience and demonstrated competence in teaching undergraduates and expertise in areas such as: Healthcare Delivery Systems, Health Policy, Healthcare Quality and Safety, Cultural Competence in Healthcare, Communication in Healthcare, and Health Advocacy & Patient Experience.
The Human Health Sciences program, Department of Health & Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences (CHS) at the University of Kentucky is currently accepting applications for a full-time (11-month), faculty lecturer position. We invite you to become part of a supportive community of dynamic and dedicated faculty focused on being national leaders in instruction, research, and service to positively impact others. Primary duties will include teaching undergraduate courses, curriculum development, advising/mentoring students, participating in student admission activities, and other activities as assigned by the Program Director or Department Chair. Additional duties include participating in service across the department, college and university levels. Qualified applicants for the position must possess a master's degree in health sciences or related area with relevant experience. Qualified applicants in all areas of expertise will be considered for the position, but we are especially interested in applicants with experience and demonstrated competence in teaching undergraduates and expertise in areas such as: Healthcare Delivery Systems, Health Policy, Healthcare Quality and Safety, Cultural Competence in Healthcare, Communication in Healthcare, and Health Advocacy & Patient Experience. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Candidates should apply online with a curriculum vita and letter of interest (upload as cover letter). Applicants are also asked to submit a teaching philosophy statement (upload as Specific Request 1) and evidence of effective teaching activities (upload as Specific Request 2) with their application. Questions should be directed to the search committee chair, Christy Brady, Ph.D. by email at (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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