College of Health & Human Services

School of Health and Applied Human Sciences

Public Health - Open Rank

Vacancy # 13F033
Position # 4239

The School of Health and Applied Human Sciences (SHAHS) in the College of Health and Human Services at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) seeks an outstanding faculty member and visionary leader for an open rank, nine-month tenure-track position in the School’s Community Health Education (transitioning to Public Health) program beginning fall 2013. Appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor rank is dependent on qualifications. This position may also serve as the Program Coordinator.

Responsibilities: The successful applicant will be responsible for:

Required Qualifications: Applicants must possess the following qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications: It is preferred that applicants possess the following qualifications:

UNCW is one of 17 constituent campuses of the University of North Carolina system with an enrollment of over 13,000.  It offers over 70 undergraduate, 31 master’s, and two doctoral degree programs.  At UNCW, passionate and engaged teaching, learning and research are valued.  UNCW, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service.  UNCW is unique in its dedication to combining a commitment to excellence in teaching with research opportunities for student involvement.  Located in the port city of Wilmington, the University is situated between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean. 

To apply, please complete the online application process available on the Web at  A letter of application that describes academic qualifications and a vision for the future of undergraduate programs in public health, a curriculum vitae detailing teaching, research, service, and leadership experience in health-related programs, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to Chair, Search Committee for Public Health, College of Health and Human Services, and attached to the online application - not emailed, mailed, or faxed.  Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF attachments are required.  For questions regarding the online application process, contact Ms. Jennifer Coombs at (910) 962-3196.  Priority consideration will be given to applications received by November 9, 2012; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  More information about the institution is available through

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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