New Job Term Faculty (Non-Tenure Track) - Health Sciences (22-23) In Illinois

Term Faculty (Non-Tenure Track) - Health Sciences (22-23)
Term Faculty (Non-Tenure Track) - Health Sciences (22-23)

Term Faculty (Non-Tenure Track) - Health Sciences (22-23)

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Location : Illinois

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Full-time Faculty Positions

Full-time faculty positions will be posted on a per-opening basis. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Applicants will be evaluated at the college/school level for the position which they are submitting an application. Unless noted by a close date, positions will remain open until they are filled. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

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DePaul University invites expressions of interest for a pool of qualified Part Time Faculty to teach courses in a variety of disciplines across all 10 colleges and schools. Individuals may enter expressions of interest by submitting their credentials to any posting for which they are qualified to teach. Postings are organized by college/school and department. Screening of individuals in the pool is ongoing, depending on curricular need and funding. Individuals will be contacted by the department if they reach the finalist stage for teaching a particular course or set of courses. The pool will remain in place until the closing date specified in the posting details; those interested in remaining in the pool beyond that time must resubmit. All individuals in the pool will be notified by email when the posting is closed.

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Posting Details

Job ID: 101166

Rank: Instructor/Professional Lecturer

College/School: Chicago, IL - College of Science & Health


The Department of Health Sciences (HLTH) in the College of Science and Health (CSH) at DePaul University in Chicago invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, non-tenure-track position at the Instructor or Professional Lecturer rank to teach courses beginning in 2023, start date negotiable. HLTH currently serves nearly 700 undergraduate students pursuing a B.S. degree in one of two concentrations: Bioscience and Public Health Sciences. Our faculty train students to work collaboratively to address human health from both natural and social scientific perspectives to improve the lives of individuals and communities.

Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education with a diverse student body and an interest in contributing to a growing interdisciplinary major, minors, and department. DePaul encourages applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Teaching responsibilities may include HLTH 200 (Foundations of Health Sciences), HLTH 210 (Introduction to Public Health), HLTH 250 (Health Policy), and HLTH 350 (Health Sciences Capstone). In addition, the successful candidate will be encouraged to develop new curricula based on their area(s) of expertise, as well as teach established elective courses in the major aligned with their expertise. Some service to the department, college and university is also expected.

About the College
The College of Science and Health is the third largest college at DePaul, enrolling over 3,000 students. The college includes programs in mathematics, psychology, physics and astrophysics, environmental science and studies, chemistry and biochemistry, biology, neuroscience, health sciences and nursing. The College of Science and Health provides high quality, personalized, accessible science and health education to a diverse student body, grounded in the values of St. Vincent de Paul. Our teaching and research advance knowledge and service to society. The College is located on DePaul’s Lincoln Park campus.

About the University
With an overall enrollment of over 22,000 students, DePaul is the nation’s twelfth largest private non-profit university. While the university is large, the class size in the department typically does not exceed 40 students. We seek candidates with a demonstrated record of effectiveness as the instructor for a variety of courses or teaching environments and a demonstrated commitment to continued development as an educator.

DePaul University seeks applicants that reflect the diversity of its student body and the city of Chicago. Applicants who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to an inclusive climate are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas. Women and members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications:
  • A doctoral degree in biological sciences, public health, health policy administration or related field
  • Evidence of successful teaching
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Interested candidates should submit the following:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Teaching philosophy
  • Diversity statement
  • Sample teaching evaluations
  • Names and contact information for three references who will be contacted directly by Interfolio to provide confidential letters of recommendation.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Additional inquiries may be sent to the department chair, Dr. Douglas Bruce ([email protected]).