Tufts University: Part Time Lecturer Community Health - Global Health

School of Arts and Sciences
Part-time Lecturer (non-tenure-track)

The undergraduate Department of Community Health (ase.tufts.edu/commhealth) at Tufts University invites applications for a part-time lecturer to teach one or more courses. The successful candidate will teach at least one introductory course (Introduction to Global Health) in Spring 2018.


Candidates must hold a doctoral degree in a field relevant to global health (e.g., public health, epidemiology) at the time of application. University-level teaching experience is required and experience with undergraduates is preferred. A successful candidate will demonstrate a clear commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level, working with a diverse student population, and dedication to collaboration with faculty within and beyond the department.

Application Procedures

All application materials must be submitted via Interfolio at: apply.interfolio.com/44572.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, teaching philosophy statement, and student evaluations; and have two confidential recommendation letters submitted directly by their authors.

Questions about the position should be directed to Department Administrator Yolanta Kovalko, at [email protected].

Review of applications will begin September 5, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. The start date of the appointment will be January 1st, 2018 and the first day of classes is January 18.

The Department of Community Health

The Department of Community Health at Tufts University serves undergraduate students within the School of Arts and Sciences and has been in existence for more than four decades. The department seeks talented and energetic applicants who wish to join our growing faculty and student body. The department embraces diversity and inclusion across multiple dimensions, such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, and socioeconomic status. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who will help us to expand the perspectives and experiences we bring to our work, and encourage applicants to identify their status in the cover letter.

EEO Statement

Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally and globally. Tufts University also prides itself on creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive community. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students.

Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling Johny Laine in the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617.627.3298 or at [email protected]. Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at oeo.tufts.edu.

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last updated 8-Sep-2017