Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Department of Health Education & Behavior
College of Health & Human Performance University of Florida
The Department of Health Education & Behavior, in the College of Health & Human Performance at the University of Florida (UF), seeks applications and nominations for two (2) tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank. UF is a dynamic Carnegie Foundation Research University with very high research activity and educates approximately 55,000 students annually. In 2018, UF was ranked in the top ten of public universities by US News and World Reports.
The Department has established research programs in behavioral aspects of obesity, physical activity, and nutrition; substance misuse; HIV/AIDS and sexual health behavior. The department is home to the Center for Behavioral Economic Health Research (CBEHR) and several research laboratories. A successful candidate will apply health-relevant theoretical frameworks; demonstrate strong quantitative or mixed methods research skills, experience with multidisciplinary collaboration, and implementation/dissemination of evidence-based programs to prevent negative health outcomes. Research programs with community and/or health equity foci are of particular interest. Candidates must have earned their doctorate in health behavior, health education, psychology, public health, nutrition, exercise science, or related fields.
Successful candidates at the assistant level must show strong promise of scholarly productivity, initial extramural funding or strong likelihood of funding with experience in teaching/mentoring preferred. Successful candidates at the associate level must have a nationally-recognized record of scholarly productivity including extramural funding, and successful teaching/mentoring. Successful candidates at the full level must have a distinguished, internationally-recognized record of scholarly productivity including substantial extramural funding and outstanding teaching/mentoring.
Job duties include the following: (a) conduct an independent research program that complements department and college research initiatives, (b) participate in related collaborative research programs, (c) teach in the department’s educational programs, and (d) mentor MS/PhD students. Review begins on October 15, 2019 and continues until positions are filled. Submit applications for requisition #51617 online at https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/ and include: (1) an application letter summarizing qualifications, ongoing research, and interest in the Department; (2) a curriculum vitae; and (3) names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of five references. Send inquiries to Dr. Robert Leeman, Search Committee Chair, at email@example.com. This 9-month, fulltime (1.0 FTE), position begins August 16, 2020 or January 1, 2021 with alternate dates negotiable. UF has a competitive benefits package, and department faculty are eligible for summer salary.
We are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity, inclusivity, and excellence of the academic community. UF is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. The selection process will be conducted in accordance with Florida’s ‘Government in the Sunshine’ and Public Records Laws. Call (352)392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at (800) 955-8771 (TDD) if a disability accommodation is needed to apply.
Tenure-Track Faculty Assistant/Associate Professor in Health Promotion The University of Oklahoma, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Health and...Apply For This Job
Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Education The College at Brockport The Department of Public Health & Health Education...Apply For This Job
Currently, the Gillings School is in transition from the original 8 MPH degrees, administered within departments, to the new Gillings...Apply For This Job