UNT System Overview
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to
call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton,
the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas
Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based
exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to
transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25
percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than
11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master's and
doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW's university system, UNT World
offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our
campuses. With more than 300 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree
programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located
throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.
Posting Title Adjunct Instructor: Health Services Administration
Area of Specialty
Department UNT-Rehabilitation and Health Serv-135350
Job Location Denton
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
The Department of Rehabilitation & Health Services is an interdisciplinary
department that houses a Ph.D. in Health Services Research, two Master's
degrees (Rehabilitation Counseling and Health Services Administration), two
Bachelor's degrees (Public Health and Rehabilitation Studies), and several
minors and certificates. We focus on preparing interdisciplinary professionals
and leaders who will advance equity and optimize quality-of-life outcomes in
diverse communities worldwide. In addition to being an innovative, student-
centered instructor, the ideal candidate will be student-centered and invested
in supporting and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students.
The Department of Rehabilitation & Health Services seeks qualified individuals
for its Adjunct Instructor Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This
posting is for Fall 2021, Spring 2022, and Summer 2022 semesters. The specific
courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to teach
these courses to develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching
The work assignments are associated with teaching undergraduate courses whose
duties will include 5000-level courses in Health Services Administration.
These courses may offer in an online or face-to-face format.
The anticipated need is for Adjunct Instructors whose duties may include, but
are not limited to teaching the following courses: Health Data Analytics;
Health Informatics; Images of Aging in Film and Literature; The Family in
Later Life; The Social Context of Aging: Global Perspectives; Financial Issues
in Health Care Administration; Health Delivery Systems; Health Policy.
Master's Degree from an accredited Health Services Administration or
related area program.
A minimum of three years in a health services' gerontological and/or aging
Experience with culturally and/or linguistically diverse populations;
Experience with online/hybrid/remote instruction.
Ph.D. in Health Services, Health Services Management, or a closely related
Higher education/university teaching experience;
Additional professional expertise/practice in applied gerontology or
Experience using the Canvas LMS platform.
Required License / Registration / Certification
Driving University Vehicle No
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are
committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and
state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University
of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational
programs and activities, and employment practices.
Physical Requirements Ability to communicate
Posting Number A400P
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/45486
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