The Public Health Department at Sacramento State currently serves over 350 undergraduate major and expressed interest students. The Department offers an undergraduate degree in Health Science and will offer a Master of Public Health starting in Fall 2020. The BS in Health Science offers a broad foundation in public health practice, along with specific preparation in one of three areas of concentration: Community Health Education, Healthcare Administration, and Occupational Health & Safety. The new MPH program offers a concentration in Health Promotion, Policy and Leadership and is designed to connect students with regional partners and prepare future leaders in public health.
Duties & Responsibilities
Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in general public health and community health promotion and education.
Engage in scholarly activities in an area related to public health.
Provide academic advising to undergraduate and graduate students in public health.
Supervise student internships.
Serve on and provide leadership to department, college and/or university committees.
Engage in community service.
Develop new undergraduate or graduate courses in the discipline, as needed.
Willingness to participate in off-campus, distance, and distributed education courses.
Required Qualifications Education:
Doctorate in Health Education, Health Promotion, Community Health, Public Health, or closely related field. ABD candidates will be considered. If ABD, candidates will be required to complete the doctoral degree by August 2020.
Knowledge and Abilities:
A record of university teaching experience and be able to teach in one or more areas in health promotion and education, such as health promotion methods, health behavior theory, program planning and evaluation, health communication, social marketing, or community health.
Accomplished or promising scholar with clear research/scholarly activities or interests in an area of community health.
Exhibit a capacity to utilize instructional technology in teaching, including hybrid and online course delivery.
Demonstrate an ability to interact and work cooperatively in a manner that promotes collaboration within the program, department, and across campus.
Completion of a master's degree in Public Health (MPH) or closely related field.
Evidence of professional collaboration with diverse populations in public health.
Demonstrated experience teaching both online and classroom settings.
Demonstrated college classroom and online curriculum development experience.
Initial Application Review: 11/01/2019
Posting Number: F0155P
Internal Number: 4553
About California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento is one of the most diverse and integrated major cities in the country and Sacramento State is committed to providing a quality education for all of our region's students. Our campus community represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all are enriched and unified by this diversity. Sacramento State is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.Sacramento State is in the heart of Northern California and just five miles from the State Capitol. With more than 30,000 students and 1,600 full- and part-time faculty, Sacramento State is California's capital university. Quality teaching is a top priority at Sacramento State, which offers a wide range of degrees, programs, and career opportunities - and its lush, 300-acre campus is situation along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas.