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Instructor of Health and Human Performance

College of Charleston

College of Charleston

Charleston, SC, USA
Posted on Friday, December 8, 2023

Instructor of Health and Human Performance

Posting Details

Internal Title Instructor of Health and Human Performance
Position Type Instructor
School/Area School of Health Sciences
Department Health and Human Performance
Position Description
The College of Charleston invites qualified applicants for a full-time Instructor position within the Department of Health and Human Performance. The successful candidate will join an active department that offers undergraduate degrees in Exercise Science, Public Health (both B.S. and B.A.), and Health Services Administration and Management. We currently have 21 full-time teacher-scholars that serve approximately 800 undergraduate majors. We are committed to preparing and equipping the next generation of health professionals and are seeking applicants who share our mission and want to engage with undergraduate students in and out of the classroom through dynamic teaching, professional advising, and mentoring.

Founded in 1770, the College of Charleston is nationally recognized as a strong public liberal arts and sciences university that is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion, and ranks among the nation’s top institutions for quality education, student life, and affordability. The student body numbers approximately 11,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs, delivering a small-college feel blended with the advantages and diversity of a mid-sized university. The College’s urban campus is embedded in the center of historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, amongst a thriving community of world-class businesses, restaurants, and the local healthcare industry, while still only a 20-minute drive to three public beaches. You are invited to visit our websites to learn more about the College, and Department.

The responsibilities of this Instructor position include 1) providing high-quality instruction in four course sections per semester within the Exercise Science and Public Health majors, 2) performing advising duties within the Exercise Science and Public Health majors, 3) actively participating in the development and advancement of curriculum and accreditation, 4) engaging in service activities within the program, department, school and college as appropriate, 5) working collaboratively within the program and department to help meet stated goals and objectives, and 6) committing to a liberal arts and sciences undergraduate education.

At minimum, applicants must possess a master’s degree in public health, exercise science or closely related discipline from an accredited institution before the August 16, 2024 start date. Applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to teach undergraduate students with a dedication to achieve teaching excellence. We are looking for individuals whose teaching and/or professional experiences are related to public health administration, administration and management in exercise science, and/or healthcare systems. Lastly, we prefer those with additional relevant professional certifications, a record of service and/or mentoring students within a higher education setting. Candidates with diverse and relevant education or work experiences are encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Date 12/06/2023
Closing Date 01/08/2024
Open Until Filled? Yes
Posting Number F2016380P
EEO Statement
The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.
Quicklink for Posting https://jobs.cofc.edu/postings/14667

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Reference List
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Undergraduate Transcripts
  2. Sample Publication 1
  3. Sample Publication 2
  4. Other Document