Public Health Faculty, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

Public Health Faculty, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

Posting Date: 10/15/2019


Job Information/Description:

Search for Faculty Members for Undergraduate Public Health Program

Teaching-Focused, New York State-Funded Positions

We seek candidates for 3 faculty positions (non-tenure track) in our Undergraduate Program in Public Health. Join a collaborative team of faculty in our rapidly growing program, established in 2017. Candidates should have:

  • a doctoral degree in a public health discipline or a related field
  • a record of/potential for excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level
  • a record of/potential for research/scholarship and service

We are committed to developing an excellent and diverse community of scholars and students engaged in education, research, and service. We encourage applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Faculty will have a primary focus on teaching, but should also make contributions to the scholarship and service missions of the School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP). These are non-tenure track, academic year (10-month) positions, funded by New York State. These faculty will:

  • Be expected to teach 3 courses (9-12 credit hours) per semester
  • Be assigned to a “home department” in the SPHHP, based on area of expertise
  • Receive renewable, multi-year contracts

We are open to candidates with expertise in all areas of public health. Applications from individuals with expertise in environmental health, health policy, social determinants of health, and health equity are particularly encouraged.

The University at Buffalo (UB) is a research-intensive institution, the largest and most comprehensive of the campuses of the State University of New York (SUNY). Opportunities exist for interdisciplinary collaboration both within SPHHP and UB and with other outstanding research centers in the region. As the flagship university in the SUNY system, UB is ranked in the top 35 public universities by U.S. News and World Reports and has been a member of the elite Association of American Universities (AAU) for over 25 years.

SPHHP offers programs at every degree level and is the home to departments of biostatistics, community health and health behavior, epidemiology and environmental health, exercise and nutrition sciences, and rehabilitation science. It is one of only a few schools across the country that includes both health-related professions and public health. For more information about the school, visit sphhp.buffalo.edu.

Western New York is an ideal place to live and work. Buffalo, called “The City of Good Neighbors,” offers outstanding public schools and affordable housing. Buffalo is a cultural center with excellent theater, museums and music as well as sports teams. For more information, please see: http://www.buffalo.edu/about_ub/the-buffalo-niagara-region.html



Contact Information:

To apply, please see job posting link here (posting #F1900156).

For specific inquiries, please contact: Dr. Sarahmona Przybyla, Director of Undergraduate Public Health Programs (mona@buffalo.edu). Application review will continue until the positions are filled; for best consideration, please apply by October 31, 2019.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with dis



Application Link: http://www.buffalo.edu/about_ub/the-buffalo-niagara-region.html