Associate Professor Behavioral Science and Health Education
Florida A&M University
August 27, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
Teach core and advanced public health courses in Behavioral Science and Health Education at the masters and doctoral level.
Evidence of ability to garner extramural research funding and publish in refereed Behavioral Science and Health Education journals.
Ability to guide and mentor Behavioral Science and Health Education masters and doctoral students.
Required participation in public service activities at the local, state, and national levels.
Demonstrated interest and expertise in health disparities and/or other areas such as nutrition, mental health awareness and education, and health communication. Experience in working with diverse populations (e.g. Latino)
Requires service to the University through study on University, College, and Institute communities.
Earned doctoral degree in health education/community health
Excellent writing and communication skills
Teaching, research and publication experience
Experience teaching, online courses desirable
Desire to teach in a young, dynamic and growing Public Health Program
Our IPH offers both the Master of Public Health (MPH) and the Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degrees and has several notable distinctions as noted below: (1) Only accredited public health degree programs administratively housed in a college/school of pharmacy (2) First accredited (by the national Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)) public health program in North Florida (3) First public health program to offer the Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degree in Florida (4) Conferred the first DrPH degree in the state of Florida and (5) Ranked #5 in the production of African Americans with a public health degree. Thus, we continue to contribute to the public health workforce needs and evidence-based research in addressing health disparities that disproportionately impact the poor and underserved. Through training, research and service, we are also consistent with the FAMU motto of “Excellence With Caring!”