Instructor

The Department of Biobehavioral Health at Penn State invites applications for a full-time, academic year (36 week), non-tenure track Instructor position beginning Fall Semester 2017 to support our undergraduate curriculum. Primary responsibilities will be to teach undergraduate students. There may be opportunities to be involved with other aspects of our curriculum and department initiatives. The desired candidate will hold a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Biobehavioral Health or a related field including (but not limited to) public health, psychology, or the biological sciences. Teaching experience and/or background in epidemiology is preferred but not required. The ability to work effectively with diverse students, faculty, and staff is required. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. An attractive benefits package is available. To be considered for this position, applications must be submitted electronically and should include a cover letter describing interests and qualifications, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Questions concerning this opportunity may be sent to Marc Dingman at mad193@psu.edu. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with possibility of re-funding based upon available funding.

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Job URL: https://psu.jobs/job/68328