Public Health Faculty

Position Description:  Full-time, 11-month position.  Rank and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Roberts Wesleyan College is seeking a public health professional to serve as a faculty member in our health administration and public health programs.  The School of Business houses a suite of health-related programs, including B.S. and M.S. programs in Health Administration and B.S. and M.S. programs in Public Health.  These four degree programs deliver a leading-edge curriculum designed to meet the needs of working professionals in time-shortened degree programs.  The School of Business also offers several traditional undergraduate business majors, a degree completion program in management, and graduate degrees in leadership and marketing.  Roberts Wesleyan College, located in Rochester, NY, is a co-educational, professionally oriented Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Free Methodist Church. The combined undergraduate and graduate enrollment is 1747.

Qualifications:  MPH or equivalent required; Doctorate in public health or related area required.  Candidates enrolled in Doctoral program will be considered.  Extensive health care administration/public health experience at a senior executive level combined with established network/relationships in the local health care community desired.  Higher education teaching experience preferred.  Candidates must also have a Christian faith commitment consistent with the mission of Roberts Wesleyan College.

Responsibilities:  Teach health care administration and public health courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels in at least two of the major academic areas (management/administration/leadership; strategic planning; systems; research/epidemiology; finance/reimbursement; environmental health, social and behavioral sciences); facilitate/manage final Capstone project for graduate students; develop and revise curriculum; pursue scholarly activities including research and grant writing; serve on school and college committees; serve in a leadership position; participate as an active liaison with potential students, local/state/national health care communities and accrediting officials; and foster positive networks/relationships with local health care community.

Application process:  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and considered until the position is filled.  Interested candidates should e-mail or mail a letter of interest specifying alignment with the curriculum, resume, and a completed Application for RWC Faculty Employment (please download at www.roberts.edu/employment) to: 

Office of the Dean, School of Business
Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY  14624-1997
kovach_evangeline@roberts.edu
www.roberts.edu

Inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr. Michele Kraynik, Director of Health Administration Programs at kraynik_michele@robert.edu.

Roberts Wesleyan College complies with all applicable non-discrimination laws and is committed to the enhancement of human dignity and workplace diversity.