Title InformationFaculty Title
Job Class Code FLSA
Position InformationPosting Number FRGV1414
Working Title Lecturer I Integrated Health Sciences-Health Informatics FY2024-3 yr Appt Number of Vacancies 2 Location Rio Grande Valley Division/Organization Provost - Academic Affairs Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position 3 years Tenure Status Non Tenure Track FTE 1.0 Scope of Job
The successful candidate will participate in curriculum development and quality online course design and instruction to improve student learning and student engagement. The faculty member is expected to participate in student recruitment activities, be actively involved in professional organizations and committee work as well as other service activities. UTRGV faculty will be expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to student success and to advancing the university, college, and program missions, as well as a commitment to UTRGV's strategic plan, vision, mission, values and core priorities. (https: // www. utrgv.edu/strategic-plan/).
MS degree in health informatics, healthcare administration, public health or other healthcare-related field or MS degree in a related field, bachelor's degree in a health profession, healthcare administration, public health or other healthcare-related field and 3 years' work experience in a health profession. Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills are required.
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications Preferred Qualifications
Master's degree or certificate in health informatics, online teaching experience, especially in the Blackboard LMS and Quality Matters Applying the Quality Matters Rubric certificate is preferred. Doctoral degree in a health profession, healthcare administration/leadership or health informatics and work experience in the field of study and/or scholarly record in the teaching discipline. Demonstrated scholarly productivity, active participation in professional organizations, evidence of contribution to curriculum development, evidence of participation in outreach and recruitment activities are highly valued. Healthcare industry work experience in a health profession/healthcare field is preferred. 2 years teaching at the college/university level preferred.
License or Certification Required? Yes Salary Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience Desired Start Date 09/01/2023
Posting Detail Information
EEO Statement It is the policy of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to promote and ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or protected veteran status. In accordance with the requirements of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, our University is committed to comply with all government requirements and ensures non-discrimination in its education programs and activities, including employment. We encourage women, minorities and differently abled persons to apply for employment positions of interest.
Diversity Statement UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.
Open Date 10/15/2022 Close Date Additional Information
UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in
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